Personal Page

M. Sc. Taubert, Nick

PhD Student


Room: 5.523a
Section for Computational Sensomotorics
Department of Cognitive Neurology
Hertie Institute for Clinical Brain Research
Centre for Integrative Neuroscience
University Clinic Tübingen
Otfried-Müller-Str. 25
72076 Tübingen, Germany

+497071 2989135

Download CV
Nick Taubert

Reseach Interests

  • Machine learning algorithms for human body movements
  • Interactions between humans and virtual characters in VR
  • Computer graphics and computer animation


Reviewed Publications

Christensen, A., Taubert, N., in ’t Veld, E. M., de Gelder, B. & Giese, M. A. (2024). Perceptual encoding of emotions in interactive bodily expressions. iScience. VOLUME 27, ISSUE 1, 108548, JANUARY 19, 2024. [More] 
Stettler, M., Lappe, A., Taubert, N. & Giese, M. A. (2023). Multi-Domain Norm-referenced Encoding Enables Data Efficient Transfer Learning of Facial Expression Recognition. arXiv preprint arXiv:2304.02309. [More] 
Bognár, A., Raman, R., Taubert, N., Li, B., Zafirova, Y., Giese, M. A. et al. (2023). The contribution of dynamics to macaque body and face patch responses. NeuroImage, 269. [More] 
Li, B., Solanas, M. P., Marrazzo, G., Raman, R., Taubert, N., Giese, M. A. et al. (2023). A large-scale brain network of species-specific dynamic human body perception. Progress in Neurobiology, 221. [More] 
Raman, R., Bognar, A., Nejad, G. G., Taubert, N., Giese, M. A. & Vogels, R. (2023). Bodies in motion: Unraveling the distinct roles of motion and shape in dynamic body responses in the temporal cortex. Cell Rep. 2023 Dec 26; 42(12): 113438.. [More] 

Unreviewed Publications

Taubert, N., Markanday, A., Spadacenta, S., Dicke, P., Thier, P. & Giese, M. A (2016). Monkey Head: Highly-realistic Computer-animation Model for Macaque Facial Expressions. VECTOR Conference 27-29 Juli, Tübingen, Germany . [More] 
Taubert, N., Li, J., Endres, D., Christensen, A., de Gelder, B. & Giese, M. A (2016). Probabilistic model for the online synthesis of stylized reactive movements in Virtual Reality. VECTOR Conference 27-29 Juli, Tübingen, Germany . [More] 
Kodl, J., Taubert, N. & Giese, M. A (2016). Detecting Body Movement Patterns Resulting in Deceptive Behaviour in a Virtual Reality Throwing Task. VECTOR Conference 27-29 Juli, Tübingen, Germany . [More] 
Taubert, N., Li, J., Endres, D. & Giese, M. A (2015). Perception of emotional body expressions depends on concurrent involvement in social interaction. ECVP 2015, Perception , 27-28. [More] 
Taubert, N., Li, J., Endres, D. & Giese, M. A (2015). Dependence of the perception of emotional body movements on concurrent social motor behavior Abstract submitted for VSS 2015, 15-20 Mai, Florida. Journal of Vision September 2015, Vol.15, 505. [More]