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Min Bao

Dr. Min Bao received his B.A. in Biology and Ph.D. in Cognitive Psychology from the School of Life Sciences, University of of Science and technology of China, under the supervision of Prof. Daren Zhang. Thereafter, he worked with Prof. Stephen A. Engel as a postdoc in the Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. Since July 2012, he established the Visual Perception and Plasticity Laboratory and became a faculty member in the Institute of Psychology, Chinese Academy of Sciences.

Xue Dong

Dr. Xue Dong received her Ph.D. in Cognitive Neuroscience (2015.09-2018.06) from the Institute of Psychology, Chinese Academy of Sciences. Her researches focus on visual plasticity and the integration of information from vision and other sensory modalities (e.g. vestibular).

Xin He

Dr. Xin He received his Ph.D. in Cognitive Neuroscience in 2021 from the Institue of Psychology, Chinese Academy of Sciences. His research interests include visual-vestibular interaction and the attentional effect on ocular dominance plasticity.

Graduate Students

Fangxing Song

Fangxing received his M.S.D degree from Shaanxi Normal University. He is interested in the functional and neural mechanisms of visual plasticity.

Xiaohui Sang

Xiaohui received her BS degree from Shenzhen University. She is interested in visual plasticity and is currently working on visual adaptation.

Jue Wang

Jue Wang received her BS in Psychology from Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine. She is interested in visual plasticity and its function.

Jiaxu Zhao

Jiaxu received her BS in Applied Psychology from Hunan Normal University. She is interested in the motion adaptation and visual perception.

Xiaoman Lu

Xiaoman received her BS degree in Applied Psychology from Shandong Normal University.

Lab Alumni

Graduated Students

Name                      Academic Experience                                           First Destination

Xinxin Du        (Msc 2017 - 2019, PhD 2019 - 2023)                     Postdoc in Tsinghua University

Qiu Han                     (MSc , 2018 - 2021)                                          PhD study in Europe

Xin He            (MSc 2015 - 2017, PhD 2017 - 2021)                        中国人民解放军海军特色医学中心

Lili Lyu          (MSc 2014 - 2016, PhD 2016 - 2020)                       Postdoc in the Institute of Neuroscience CAS

Bo Dong                     (PhD, 2014 - 2017)                                            Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Gaoxing Mei              (PhD, 2013 - 2017)                                           Assoc Prof. in Guizhou Normal University

Yi Gao                          (Master, 2012 - 2015)                                      Game industry

Xue Dong          (MSc 2012 - 2015, PhD 2015 - 2018)                    Postdoc in the Institute of Psychology CAS

Previous Research Assistants

Jiangbo Tu                      (2016 - 2016)

Jianying Bai                   (2013 - 2017)

Bo Dong                          (2013 - 2014)

Principal Investigator

Assistant Professor


PhD Student (2023)

PhD Student (2020)

PhD Student (2022)

Master Student (2021)

PhD Student (2021)