Maya (Zhe) Wang

Entering Class - 2018


Undergraduate Institution and Major:

South China Normal University, Bachelor, Education, 2013
Kansas State University - Manhattan, BS, Psychology, 2014

Graduate Advisor:

Ben Hayden, Ph.D., Department of Neuroscience

Description of Graduate Research:

I study the relationship between ensemble neural responses in decision making. I am examining single units from the macaque orbitofrontal cortex as they perform a choice task.

Graduate Level Publications:

  • Wang MZ, Hayden BY. (bioRxiv). Monkeys are curious about counterfactual outcomes. doi: 0.1 101/291708.
  • Wang MZ, Hayden BY. Reactivation  of associative structure specific outcome responses during prospective evaluation. Nat Commun. 2017 Jun 9;8:15821.
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