Dr. rer. nat. Malte Wöstmann

Maria-Goeppert-Str. 9a
23562 Lübeck
Gebäude MFC 8, 1. OG, Raum 6

Phone:+49 451 3101 3621
Fax:+49 451 3101 3604




Seit 04/2015

Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter an der Universität zu Lübeck, Institut für Psychologie


Doktorand in der "International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for Neuroscience of Communication", Leipzig


Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter an der Universität Osnabrück, Institut für Kognitionswissenschaften

04/2010-03/2012M. Sc. Kognitionswissenschaften, Universität Osnabrück

B. Sc. Kognitionswissenschaften, Universität Osnabrück




Wöstmann, M., Waschke, L. & Obleser, J. Prestimulus neural alpha power predicts confidence in discriminating identical auditory stimuli. Eur. J. Neurosci. 285577 (2018). doi:10.1111/ejn.14226

Waschke L., Wöstmann, M. & Obleser J. (2017). States and traits of neural irregularity in the age-varying human brain. Scientific Reports (7:17381). doi:10.1038/s41598-017-17766-4

Fiedler L., Wöstmann M., Graversen C., Brandmeyer A., Lunner T., & Obleser J (2017). Single-channel in-ear-EEG detects the focus of auditory attention to concurrent tone streams and mixed speech. Journal of neural engineering, 14(3), doi: 10.1088/1741-2552/aa66dd

Wöstmann M., Lim S.J., & Obleser J. (2017). The Human Neural Alpha Response to Speech is a Proxy of Attentional Control. Cerebral Cortex, 27(6): 3307–3317, doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhx074.

Alavash M., Daube C., Wöstmann M., Brandmeyer A., Obleser J. (2017). Large-scale network dynamics of beta-band oscillations underlie auditory perceptual decision-making. Network Neuroscience, 1(2). doi:10.1162/netn_a_00009

Wöstmann, M. & Obleser, J. (2016). Acoustic detail but not predictability of task-irrelevant speech disrupts working memory. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 10:538

Petersen, E.B., Wöstmann, M., Obleser, J., Lunner, T. (2016). Neural tracking of attended versus ignored speech is differentially affected by hearing loss. Journal of Neurophysiology. do: 10.1152/jn.00527.2016

Wöstmann, M., Herrmann, B., Maess, B., Obleser, J. (2016). Spatiotemporal dynamics of auditory attention synchronize with speech. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. pii: 201523357. 2016.

Lim, S-J, Wöstmann, M., & Obleser, J. (2015). Selective Attention to Auditory Memory Neurally Enhances Perceptual Precision. Journal of Neuroscience, 35 (49): 16094-16104.

Wöstmann, M., Schröger, E., & Obleser, J. (2015). Acoustic detail guides attention allocation in a selective listening task. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 27 (5): 988-1000

Borch-Petersen, E., Wöstmann, M., Stenfelt, S., & Lunner, T. (2015). Hearing loss impact neural alpha oscillations under adverse listening conditions. Frontiers in Psychology, 6:177.

Wöstmann, M., Herrmann, B., Wilsch, A., & Obleser, J. (2015). Neural alpha dynamics in younger and older listeners reflect acoustic challenges and predictive benefits. Journal of Neuroscience, 35: 1458-1467.

Strauß, A.†, Wöstmann, M., & Obleser, J. (2014). Cortical alpha oscillations as a tool for auditory selective inhibition. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8:350. † both authors contributed equally.

Obleser, J., Wöstmann, M., Hellbernd, N., Wilsch, A., Maess, B. (2012). Adverse listening conditions and memory load drive a common alpha oscillatory network. Journal of Neuroscience, 32 (36):12376 –12383.