Hangbin Zhang

Graduate Student, Cognition & Neural Systems
Brain Imaging & Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Lab
Faculty Advisor: Ying-hui Chou
Headshot - Hangbin Zhang - Grad Student

Psychology 117

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Research Interests:

  • Potential of brain stimulation technology in elucidating the causal relationship between brain function and cognitive processes.
  • Unraveling the neural substrates responsible for psychiatric disorders and their protective factors
  • Research methods using multimodal techniques.

Selected Publications:

  • Zhao, D., Zeng, N., Zhang, H., Zhang, Y., Shan, J., Luo, H., Zangen, A., Yuan, T. F. (2023). Deep magnetic stimulation targeting the medial prefrontal and anterior cingulate cortices for methamphetamine use disorder:A randomized, double-blind, sham-controlled study. General Psychiatry
  • Xu, L., Zhang, H., Zhou, C., Zhang, Z., Li, G., Lu, W., Tian, X., Huang, H., Li, D., Schinke, R. J., Yuan, T. F., Yin, J., Lin K. (2023). Deficits in psychological resilience and problem-solving ability in adolescents with suicidal ideation, Child Adolesc Psychiatry Ment Health 17, 31. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13034-023-00577-z. 
  • Zhang, H., Ou, H., Meng, D. H., Lu, Q., Zhang, L., Lu, X., ... & Shen, Y. (2021). Impaired Cognitive Empathy in Outpatients with Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain: A Cross-Sectional Study. Neural Plasticity, 2021. 
  • Zhang, H., Zhao, D., Liu, Y. P., Wang, L. X., Yang, B., & Yuan, T. F. (2021). Problem-Solving Deficits in Methcathinone Use Disorder. Psychopharmacology, 238(9), 2515-2524. 
  • Zhang, H., Zheng, H., Zhang, Y., & Zhao, D. (2020). Commentary: Compulsive drug use is associated with imbalance of orbitofrontal- and prelimbic-striatal circuits in punishment-resistant individuals. Frontiers in Neural Circuits, 14, 49. 

Updated: 01/30/24


  • M.S. Psychology, Southwest University
  • MRes. Psychology, University of Manchester