Florian Worschech

Scientific Collaborator

M. Sci.

Doctoral student (Zentrum für Systemische Neurowissenschaften, ZSN)

Research interests

  • Motor control & learning
  • (Neuro-)Physiology of aging
  • Movement disorders
  • Music and exercise induced neuroplasticity

Current projects

  • musical training as driving force of functional and structural neuroplasticity and cognitive enhancement ("Train the Brain with Music Project")
  • external evaluation of a portable, gesture-based motion capture system and its potantial use in stroke rehabilitation
  • kinematic and dynamic analyses of bowing strokes performed by healthy and affected string players (musicians' dystonia)


  • since 2018: PhD student at the Center for Systems Neuroscience
  • 2013 - 2018: M.Sc. at the University of Bielefeld ("Intelligence and Movement")
  • 2015 - 2017: studies at the University of South Australia and the Radboud University (the Netherlands)
  • 2010 - 2013: B.A. at the University of Potsdam ("Sports Treatment and Prevention")
  • 1991: born in Greifswald

Study award "Music Physiology 2018" of the German Association for Music Physiology and Musicians' Medicine

Select Publications
Elevated forearm coactivation levels and higher temporal variablity in string players with musicians‘ dystonia (submitted)

Complete Publications List



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