Postdoctoral research fellow, Language and Cognitive Dynamics Lab
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Bachelor degree in Engineering (Computer Science), Soochow University (China), 2004
Master degree in Artificial Intelligence (cum laude), Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, 2006
PhD in Psychological Science, Ghent University (Belgium), 2010
I am interested in investigating the mechanisms of cognitive processes by computational modeling and testing a series of predictions from models by different experimental methodologies.
Developing a unified computational model of lexical neighborhood effects
Modeling interactions of spatial and numerical cognition.
Chen, Q., & Verguts, T. (2010). Beyond the mental number line: A neural network model of number-space interactions. Cognitive Psychology, 60, 218-240. PMID: 20138261
Gevers, W., Santens, S., Dhooge, E., Chen, Q., Van den Bossche, L., Fias, W., & Verguts, T. (2010). Verbal-spatial and visuo-spatial coding of number-space interactions. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General,139(1),180-190. PMID: 20121318