Yi Yuan Tang

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Affiliation: Texas Tech University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Training brain networks and states
    Yi Yuan Tang
    Department of Psychology, Texas Tech University, TX 79409, USA Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, OR 97403, USA Electronic address
    Trends Cogn Sci 18:345-50. 2014
  2. pmc Improving creativity performance by short-term meditation
    Xiaoqian Ding
    Department of Psychology, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409, USA
    Behav Brain Funct 10:9. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Meditation improves self-regulation over the life span
    Yi Yuan Tang
    Department of Psychology and Texas Tech Neuroimaging Institute, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1307:104-11. 2014
  4. pmc Brief meditation training induces smoking reduction
    Yi Yuan Tang
    Department of Psychology and Texas Tech Neuroimaging Institute, Texas Tech University, TX 79409, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:13971-5. 2013
  5. pmc Tools of the trade: theory and method in mindfulness neuroscience
    Yi Yuan Tang
    Department of Psychology and Texas Tech Neuroimaging Institute, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 8:118-20. 2013
  6. pmc Mechanisms of white matter changes induced by meditation
    Yi Yuan Tang
    Department of Psychology, Texas Tech Neuroimaging Institute, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:10570-4. 2012
  7. pmc Neural correlates of establishing, maintaining, and switching brain states
    Yi Yuan Tang
    Texas Tech Neuroimaging Institute and Department of Psychology, Texas Tech University, TX 79409, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 16:330-7. 2012

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Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Training brain networks and states
    Yi Yuan Tang
    Department of Psychology, Texas Tech University, TX 79409, USA Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, OR 97403, USA Electronic address
    Trends Cogn Sci 18:345-50. 2014
    ..These two forms of training involve different areas of the brain and different forms of generalization. We propose a distinction between network and state training methods to improve understanding of the most effective brain training. ..
  2. pmc Improving creativity performance by short-term meditation
    Xiaoqian Ding
    Department of Psychology, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409, USA
    Behav Brain Funct 10:9. 2014
    ..In this paper we examine whether short-term IBMT can improve performance related to creativity and determine the role that mood may play in such improvement...
  3. ncbi request reprint Meditation improves self-regulation over the life span
    Yi Yuan Tang
    Department of Psychology and Texas Tech Neuroimaging Institute, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1307:104-11. 2014
    ....
  4. pmc Brief meditation training induces smoking reduction
    Yi Yuan Tang
    Department of Psychology and Texas Tech Neuroimaging Institute, Texas Tech University, TX 79409, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:13971-5. 2013
    ..These results suggest that brief meditation training improves self-control capacity and reduces smoking. ..
  5. pmc Tools of the trade: theory and method in mindfulness neuroscience
    Yi Yuan Tang
    Department of Psychology and Texas Tech Neuroimaging Institute, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 8:118-20. 2013
    ..We here review several key theoretical and methodological challenges in the empirical study of mindfulness neuroscience and provide suggestions for overcoming these challenges...
  6. pmc Mechanisms of white matter changes induced by meditation
    Yi Yuan Tang
    Department of Psychology, Texas Tech Neuroimaging Institute, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:10570-4. 2012
    ..This dynamic pattern of white matter change involving the anterior cingulate cortex, a part of the brain network related to self-regulation, could provide a means for intervention to improve or prevent mental disorders...
  7. pmc Neural correlates of establishing, maintaining, and switching brain states
    Yi Yuan Tang
    Texas Tech Neuroimaging Institute and Department of Psychology, Texas Tech University, TX 79409, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 16:330-7. 2012
    ..Brain state may serve as a predictor of performance in a variety of perceptual, memory, and problem solving tasks. Thus, understanding brain states is critical for understanding human performance...