Dr. Alarik Arenander

Dr. Alarik Arenander is a neuroscientist, educator, international lecturer, and leading researcher into the neurobiology of brain development and human potential. Over the past 55 years, his work has helped establish the field of neuroscience as science's leading area for exploring human potentiality.

Dr. Arenander has conducted pioneering research at University of California at Los Angeles, Penn State University at Hershey, University of Wisconsin at Madison, and Maharishi University of Management in Fairfield, Iowa, USA, and Maharishi European Research University in Switzerland.

He is the Director of the Brain Research Institute www.brainresearchsinstitute.org , and President of The Leader's Brain, a consulting company that helps CEOs directly upgrade their brain functioning for more success (www.TheLeadersBrain.org).

Dr. Arenander worked closely for years with Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, and helped conduct the first research documenting the sustained, high levels of EEG coherence during experience of transcending in 1974-75, and the first research documenting the EEG criteria of enlightenment published in 2005.