Kai Hwang

Kai Hwang
Assistant Professor
Office: 
225 SLP
Fax Number: 
319-335-0191
Lab: 
105 SLP
Personal Website: 
Research Interests: 

Neural mechanisms of cognitive control; Development of cognitive control; Thalamocortical interactions and neural oscillations; Developmental changes in brain network dynamics; Multimodal human neuroimaging (fMRI/TMS/EEG/MEG).

Research Group: 
Representative Publications: 

Hwang, K., Shine, J.M., D’Esposito, M. (In Press). Fronto-parietal activity interacts with task-evoked changes in functional connectivity. Cerebral Cortex.

Hwang, K., Bertolero, M.A., Liu, B.W., D’Esposito, M. (2017). The human thalamus is an integrative hub for functional brain Networks. Journal of Neuroscience. 37(23):5594-5607

Hwang, K., Ghuman, A.S., Manoach, D.S., Jones, S.R., Luna, B. (2016). Frontal preparatory neural oscillations associated with cognitive control: A developmental study comparing young adults and adolescents. NeuroImage, 136:139-48.

Marek, S.A., Hwang, K., Foran, W.W., Luna, B. (2015). The role of network organization and integration in the development of cognitive control. PLOS Biology, 13(12): e1002328. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1002328

Hwang, K., Ghuman, A.S., Manoach, D.S., Jones, S.R., Luna, B. (2014). Cortical Neurodynamics of Inhibitory control. Journal of Neuroscience, 34(29):9551:9561.