Welcome to two new PhD students!

Welcome to Max and Edward who have joined us this year.

A big thank you to our postgrad students Emily, Sarah and Maria

Throughout the year, Emily, Sara and Maria have made many valuable contributions to our ongoing research projects. We wish them well in the next step of their careers. We will miss you all!

Jiani wins a Medical Research Scotland summer studentship

May 24, 2023, midnight

Big congratulations to Jiani, our undergraduate research fellow, who has just secured MRS funding to join us again this summer. Welcome back to the team.

Well done to our Honour's students

May 24, 2023, midnight

We had an amazing group of honours students this year who have successfully finished their training in the lab. We will miss your hard work and energy Aaron, Jess and Jesse.

Summer interns

May 24, 2023, midnight

We welcome two summer interns Simon Downes Toney and Qingren Cao visiting us from Columbia University, USA and Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China.

Congratulations to Eleanor!

Feb. 25, 2021, midnight

Eleanor won a writing competition. Her article on her STEM experience during COVID is being published in the New York Academy of the Sciences Spring magazine.

Congratulations to Sau and Yifang!

Feb. 24, 2021, midnight

Sau and Yifang were offered EASTBIO PhD studentships. Many congratulations for this great achievement.

Welcome Daniel and Jinghua!

Aug. 21, 2020, midnight

A warm welcome to our new PhD students Daniel and Jinghua! They will be investigating the neural pathways of entorhinal-hippocampal and hippocampal-neocortical communication using fiber-photometry and in-vivo calcium imaging. We cannot wait for them to join us in October.

Goodbye Ella and Monika

June 25, 2020, midnight

Unfortunately time has come for Ella and Monika to leave the lab.. We wish Ella the best for her PhD at UCL.

Monika successfully finished her undergraduate degree. Congratulations Monika!

We will miss you!

PhD studentship offers for Sau and Ella

Feb. 20, 2020, midnight

Sau and Ella were accepted to prestigious PhD programs at Cambridge and University College London! They both joined the lab as students and stayed to gain more research experience as technicians. Their hard work and motivation was rewarded by PhD studentship offers from top schools.


New students

Jan. 22, 2020, midnight

Welcome to Maria, Sila, Huiting and Monika!

Surmeli Lab website is live!

Jan. 1, 2020, midnight

A summary of what we have been up to in the last 10 months:

Surmeli lab officially opened on 01.01.2019.

Ale Sau and Ella joined the lab in January.

Merve joined the lab in March.

Sau won a travel grant to present her work at the FENS regional meeting in Serbia. Congratulations Sau!

Gulsen presented our ongoing research in Edinburgh Neuroscience Day 2019.

Gamze joined the lab for the summer as an Erasmus+ trainee.

Gulsen presented our ongoing research at the Spring Hippocampal Conference in Taormina.

Gulsen and Sau presented our ongoing research at the FENS regional meeting in Serbia.

Ella won the best dissertation prize! Congratulations Ella!

Sau won an internal grant to travel to Denmark for an advanced training program on data analysis. Congratulations Sau!

Zuzanna has graduated and left the lab to sail to new adventures. We will miss you Zuzanna!