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Dr. Xiaomo Chen

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Unit
NPB, Center for Neuroscience

Bio

Research Interests

Cognitive control refers to the ability to limit neural computations to goal-relevant information and inhibit distractions. The long-term goal of my lab is to elucidate the neural mechanisms underlying this essential ability and to translate those discoveries toward the development of techniques to enhance human cognitive functions. To pursue this line of research, the lab takes a multidisciplinary approach utilizing cutting-edge methods and techniques in systems neuroscience, experimental psychology, and biomedical engineering.

 

Awards

Pathway to Independence Award, NIH

 

Department and Center Affiliations

Center for Neuroscience

Department of Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior

 

CBS Grad Group Affiliations

Neuroscience

Specialties / Focus

Systems Neuroscience


Publications

Google Scholar Profile

 

Education and Degree(s)
  • Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, June-2013
  • M.A., Johns Hopkins University, June-2010
  • M.Eng., Tsinghua University, June-2008
  • B.Eng., Huazhong Univ. of Science and Technology, June-2005

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