Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Lebenswissen­schaftliche Fakultät - Institut für Psychologie

Alf Mante, Dipl.-Psych.

Alf Mante Dipl.-Psych.
Wiss. Mitarbeiter (Drittmittel ohne Lehraufgaben)
alf.mante (at)

Humboldt-Universität → Präsidium → Lebenswissenschaftliche Fakultät
030 2093-99124

Sitz                                    Albert-Einstein-Straße 5-9, Raum 103A



Research interests

  • individual differences in resting state EEG and stimulus processing
  • event related potentials with residue iteration decomposition (RIDE)
  • transcranial electric and magnetic brain stimulation
  • Multivariate Methods, Structural Equation Modeling



Since 11/2014 – Research Scientist, Psychological Assessment and Personality Psychology, Department of Psychology, Ernst Moritz Arndt Universität Greifswald, Germany

Since 03/2014 – PhD-Student, Biological Psychology & Psychophysiology, Department of Psychology, Humboldt-Universitätzu Berlin.doctoral supervisor: Prof. Dr. Werner Sommer and Prof. Dr. Andrea Hildebrandt

09/2013-12/2013 – Research Scientist, Vision & Motor System Group, Department of Neurology, Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany

05/2013 – Dipl.-Psych., Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

12/2007-08/2013 – Student Assistant, Vision & Motor System Group, Department of Neurology, Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany

07/2010-12/2010 – Student Assistant, General Psychology, Department of Psychology, Humboldt-Universitätzu Berlin

10/2005-05/2010 – Student Assistant, Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin




Article (peer reviewed journals):

Schmidt, S., Mante, A., Ronnefarth, M., Fleischmann, R., Gall, C., & Brandt, S. A. (2013). Progressive enhancement of alpha activity and visual function in patients with optic neuropathy: a two-week repeated session alternating current stimulation study. Brain Stimul, 6(1), 87-93. doi: 10.1016/j.brs.2012.03.008

Conference Paper:

Mante, A., Hildebrandt, A., Nowparast Rostami, A., Ouyang, A., Zhou, C., & Sommer, W. (2015). Der Einfluss individueller Unterschiede in der Variabilität oszillatorischer prä-Stimulus Aktivität auf die Gesichterrekognition. Paper presented at the Arbeitstagung der Fachgruppe Differentielle Psychologie, Persönlichkeitspsychologie und Psychologische Diagnostik, Mainz, Germany.

Mante, A., Hildebrandt, A., Nowparast Rostami, A., Zhou, C., & Sommer, W. (2015). Individual differences in the variability of oscillatory pre-stimulus activity and their relationship with face-cognition performance. Paper presented at the ISSID 2015 International Society for the Study of Individual Differences, London, Ontario, Canada

Schmidt, S., Scholz, M., Haberbosch, L., Mante, A., Obermayer, K., & Brandt, S. A. (2014). P273: Fast induction of alpha entrainment with bandwidth confined electric and photic stimulation. Clinical Neurophysiology, 125, Supplement 1(0), S122. doi:

Roennefarth, M., Schmidt, S., Bathe-Peters, R., Fleischmann, R., Mante, A., Althoff, A., & Brandt, S. A. (2013). P 13. Intersession reliability of cortical motor maps with navigated transcranial magnetic stimulation. Clinical Neurophysiology, 124(10), e70-e71. doi:

Mante, A., Rönnefarth, M., Bathe-Peters, R., Fleischmann, R., Ambrus, G., Gall, C., Fedorov, A., Sabel, B. A., Schmidt, S. (2013). P 228. Repetitive transorbital alternating current stimulation (rtACS) alpha activity enhancement in patients with visual field deficits: a prospective, randomized, blinded, controlled, multicenter study. Clinical neurophysiology : official journal of the International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology, 124(10), e174-e175.

Gall, C., Federov, A., Antal, A., Schittkowski, M., Kropf, S., Mante, A., Schmidt, S., Sabel, B. (2013). IS 5. Clinical efficacy of non-invasive transorbital alternating current stimulation in optic neuropathy: A double-blind, randomized, sham-controlled multi-center study. Clinical Neurophysiology, 124(10), e40-e41. doi:

Schmidt, S., Mante, A., Bathe-Peters, R., Rönnefarth, M., Gall, C., Sabel, B., & Brandt, S. A. (2012). Alpha-Sync; a prospective randomized controlled non-invasive alternating current stimulation study in patients with optic neuropathy. KlinNeurophysiol, 43(01), V159. doi: 10.1055/s-0032-1301542

Mante, A., Schmidt, S., Rönnefarth, M., Bathe-Peters, R., Fleischmann, R., Gall, C., Sabel, B., Brandt, S. A. (2012). Retinofugale transorbitale Wechselstromstimulation (rtACS) bei Patienten mit optischer Neuropathie: Änderungen der Alpha-Aktivität während rtACS. Paper presented at the Kongress der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Neurologie, CCH - Congress Center Hamburg.