Alexander C. Stahn, PhD

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Research Assistant Professor of Medical Science in Psychiatry
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
Unit for Experimental Psychiatry, Division of Sleep & Chronobiology
Department of Psychiatry
1016 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Drive
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: +1 215 898 9667
Fax: +1 215 573 6410
Education:
State Exam
Free University of Berlin (English and Sport Science), 2003.
Ph.D.
Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin (Doctor of Science in Medicine), 2008.
State Exam
Berlin Senate of Education, Research and Science, 2008.
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Description of Research Expertise

Neurobehavioral adaptations in extreme environments

Selected Publications

Friedl-Werner, A., Machado, M.-L., Balestra, C., Liegard, Y., Philoxene, B., Brauns, K., Stahn, A. C., Hitier, M., & Besnard, S. : Impaired attentional processing during parabolic flight. Frontiers in Physiology 12: 597, May 2021.

Basner M, Stahn AC, Nasrini J, Dinges DF, Moore TM, Gur RC, Mühl C, Macias BR, Laurie SS.: Effects of head-down tilt bed rest plus elevated CO(2) on cognitive performance. J Appl Physiol (1985) 130: 1235-1246, Apr 2021.

Brauns K., Friedl-Werner A., Gunga H.C., Stahn A.C.: Effects of Two Months of Bed Rest and Antioxidant Supplementation on Attentional Processing. XXIII International Human in Space Symposium, International Academy of Astronautics (IAA), Moscow, Russia, April 5-8, 2021. April 2021.

Basner M., Dinges D.F., Kia H., Moore T.M., Gur R.C., M.Ch., Stahn A.C.: Continuous and Intermittent Artificial Gravity As a Countermeasure to the Cognitive Effects of 60 days of Head-Down Tilt Bed Rest. XXIII International Human in Space Symposium, International Academy of Astronautics (IAA), Moscow, Russia, April 5-8, 2021 April 2021.

Stahn, A. C., Dinges, D. F., Roalf, D., Gur, R. C., Friedl-Werner, A., Brauns, K., Mendt, S., Gunga, H.-C., Kühn, S., Chouker, A., & Basner, M.: Brain Changes in Response to a Combined Exercise and Sensory Stimulation Countermeasure During Long-Duration Antarctic Missions. XXIII International Human in Space Symposium, International Academy of Astronautics (IAA), Moscow, Russia, April 5-8, 2021. April 2021.

Maggioni M.A.,, Merati G., Castiglioni P., Mendt S., Gunga H.-C., Stahn A.C.: Reduced Vagal Modulations of Heart Rate During Overwintering in Antarctica. XXIII International Human in Space Symposium, International Academy of Astronautics (IAA), Moscow, Russia, April 5-8, 2021. April 2021.

Stahn A.C., Riemer M., Wolbers T., Dinges D.F., Friedl-Werner A., Brauns K., Besnard S., Denise P., Kühn S., Gunga H.C.: Altered Gravity Conditions Impair Spatial Cognition. XXIII International Human in Space Symposium, International Academy of Astronautics (IAA), Moscow, Russia, April 5-8, 2021. April 2021.

Basner M., Dinges D.F., Stahn A.C., Nasrini J., Hermosillo E., Ecker A.J., Smith M., Johannes B., Healey B., Van den Berg F.P., Gunga H.C., Pattyn N., Moore T.M., Roalf D., Gur R.C.: Changes in Crew Cohesion and Habitat Use During Two 1-Year Antarctic Winter-VOer Missions XXIII International Human in Space Symposium, International Academy of Astronautics (IAA), Moscow, Russia, April 5-8, 2021. April 2021.

Brauns K., Friedl-Werner A., Gunga H.C., Stahn A.C.: Effects of Short-term Isolation and Chronic Sleep Deprivation on Cognitive Performance XXIII International Human in Space Symposium, International Academy of Astronautics (IAA), Moscow, Russia, April 5-8, 2021. April 2021.

Brauns K., Friedl-Werner A., Gunga H.C., Stahn A.C.: Head-Down Tilt Position, But Not The Duration of Bed Rest Affects Resting State Electrocortical Activity. XXIII International Human in Space Symposium, International Academy of Astronautics (IAA), Moscow, Russia, April 5-8, 2021. April 2021.

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Last updated: 05/13/2021
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