Graduate Students

Eng Goi Khia
Graduate Student
Division of Psychology
School of Social Sciences
Nanyang Technological University
Education

2005-2009 Bachelor of Social Sciences, Department of Psychology, National University of Singapore

Professional Experience

2013 Research Psychologist, Institute of Mental Health, Research Division

2009-2012 Assistant Psychologist, Institute of Mental Health, Research Division

Cognition and neuropsychology

Application of neuroimaging techniques to investigate neural substrates and cognition in patients with psychiatric disorders.

Eng, G.K., Gupta, B., Jarayaman, H., Yim, J.H.E., Ho, R.C.M., Ho, C.S.H., Zhang, M.W., Mahendran, R., Sim, K., Chen, S.H.A.(2018) Cerebro-cerebellar resting-state functional connectivity of alterations in OCD. 2018 Organization for Human Brain Mapping Conference, Singapore.
Eng GK, Gupta B, Ang TSD, Long SY, Ho CMR, Ho SHC, Zhang MW, Mahendran R, Sim K, & Chen SHA. (2017). ICA of Resting-State fMRI in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. Poster for The 23rd Annual Human Brain Mapping Conference, Vancouver, Canada.
Eng, GK, Lam, M., Bong, Y. L., Subramaniam, M., Bautista, D., Rapisarda, A., ... & Keefe, R. S. (2013). Brief assessment of cognition in schizophrenia: normative data in an English-speaking ethnic Chinese sample. Archives of clinical neuropsychology, 28(8), 845-858..
Vaingankar, J. A., Subramaniam, M., Picco, L., Eng, G. K., Shafie, S., Sambasivam, R., ... & Chong, S. A. (2013). Perceived unmet needs of informal caregivers of people with dementia in Singapore. International Psychogeriatrics, 25(10), 1605-1619.
Lam, M., Eng, G. K., Rapisarda, A., Subramaniam, M., Kraus, M., Keefe, R. S., & Collinson, S. L. (2013). Formulation of the age–education index: Measuring age and education effects in neuropsychological performance. Psychological assessment, 25(1), 61.
Gladys Heng
Graduate Student
Division of Psychology
School of Social Sciences
Nanyang Technological University
Education

2009-2013 Bachelor of Arts, Division of Psychology, Nanyang Technological University

Understanding the brain processes underlying the perception, listening and engagement of music using neuroimaging techniques, with the aim of extending this knowledge to better inform music therapy practices.

Heng, G.J., Leong, L. A., Ho, M-H., R., & Chen, S. H. A. (2018). Music preferences in an Asian culture: An examination of the MUSIC Model in a Singaporean context. 15th International Conference on Music Perception and Cognition (ICMPC) & 10th triennial conference of the European Society for the Cognitive Sciences of Music, Montreal, Canada.
Heng, G.J., Gan, S., Nakai, T., & Chen, S. H. A. (2018). Age-related differences in grey matter asymmetry during language and visuospatial processing. 2018 Organization for Human Brain Mapping Conference, Singapore.
Heng, G.J., Gan, S., Nakai, T., & Chen, S.H.A. (2017). Age-related changes in grey matter volume in language and visuospatial processing: A voxel-based morphometric study. INCF NeuroInformatics 2017, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Heng, G.J., Wu, C.Y., Archer, J.A., Miyakoshi, M., Nakai, T., #Chen, S.H.A. (2017). The role of regional heterogeneity in age-related differences in functional hemispheric asymmetry: an fMRI study. Aging, Neuropsychology and Cognition. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13825585.2017.1385721
Chen, SHA, Heng, JMG, Ng, HBT, Eng, GK, Kwok, FY, Lim, JYY, Chan, YC, & Chew, E. (2015). Involvement of the inferior cerebellum in working memory: An fMRI-guided TMS study. Abstracts / Brain Stimulation, 8, 375-76.
Heng, JMG, Wu, C-Y, Archer, JA, Miyakoshi, M, Nakai, T, & Chen, S-HA. (2015). Age-related changes in functional hemispheric asymmetry and default mode network: An fMRI study. Magnetic Resonance in South East Asia Workshop, Singapore.
Selected Conference Abstracts
Heng, G.J., Leong, L. A., Ho, M-H., R., & Chen, S. H. A. (2018). Music preferences in an Asian culture: An examination of the MUSIC Model in a Singaporean context. 15th International Conference on Music Perception and Cognition (ICMPC) & 10th triennial conference of the European Society for the Cognitive Sciences of Music, Montreal, Canada.
Heng, G.J. G., Gan, S., Nakai, T., & Chen, S. H. A. (2018). Age-related differences in grey matter asymmetry during language and visuospatial processing. 2018 Organization for Human Brain Mapping Conference, Singapore.
Heng, G.J., Gan, S., Nakai, T., & Chen, S.H.A. (2017). Age-related changes in grey matter volume in language and visuospatial processing: A voxel-based morphometric study. INCF NeuroInformatics 2017, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Dayton Leow
Graduate Student
Division of Psychology
School of Social Sciences
Nanyang Technological University
Education

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Psychology, Nanyang Technological University

Bachelor of Science in Life Sciences, National University of Singapore

My research interest resides in social affective neuroscience.

Currently, I am using neuroimaging techniques to examine the human brain in decision making

Selected Conference Abstracts

Dr. Sagarika Bhattacharjee
Graduate Student
Division of Psychology
School of Social Sciences
Nanyang Technological University
Education

2011 - 2014 M.D (Doctor of Medicine) in Human Physiology, Gauhati medical college, Assam, India

2009 One year of compulsory rotatory internship in 2009 from Silchar Medical College, Assam, India

2003-2008 M.B.B.S (Bachelorette of Medicine and Bachelorette of Surgery) Silchar Medical College, Assam, India

Professional Experience

2015 - 2016 One year of predoctoral clinical research training with “UC connect doctoral fellowship” at the University of Canterbury Rose center of Stroke Recovery and Research in collaboration with St. George’s hospital, Christchurch, New Zealand

2014 – 2015 Senior resident doctor in the department of medical physiology in “North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health and Medical Sciences” (NEIGRIHMS), Shillong, India2011 Resident Medical Officer in Pediatrics Department at International hospital (Group of Reputed Private Hospitals), Guwahati, India

2009 - 2010 Medical Officer at Kathigorha Primary Health Centre under the scheme of National Rural Health Mission, India

Exploring the brain- behavior relationship and its interaction with the system of human physiology, thereby influencing the expression of diseases in human beings
Selected Conference Abstracts
Bhattarcharjee, S., Chew, A., Kashyap, R., Wu, C.Y., Yeo. M., O’Brien. B., Rapp, B., McCloskey, M., Oishi, K., Desmond, J.E., Chen, S. A. (2019). Could tDCS Modulate Bilingual Reading? Brain Stimulation, 2019-03-01, Volume 12, Issue 2, Pages 569-569
Bhattarcharjee, S., Chew, A., Liu, H.S., Yeo, M.C.L, Wu, C.Y., O'Brien, B., & Chen, S.A. (2018).Investigating the change in blood pressure with respect to the reference electrode positioning in tDCS. 4th Annual Brain Stimulation and Imaging Meeting, Singapore
Bhattacharjee, S., Kashyap, R., Desmond, J. E., Rapp, B., Oishi, K., Chen, S. A.; A Systematic Analysis of Simulations for tDCS Montages Applied in Reading. 24th Annual Human Brain Mapping Conference, Singapore.
Papers
Kashyap, R., Kong, R., Bhattacharjee,S., Li, J., Zhou, J., & Yeo, B. T. (2019). Individual-Specific fMRI-Subspaces Improve Functional Connectivity Prediction of Behavior. Neuroimage (accepted).
Kashyap, R., Bhattacharjee, S., Sommer, W., & Zhou, C. (2018). Repetition Priming Effects for Famous Faces through Dynamic Causal Modelling of Latency‐Corrected Event‐Related Brain Potentials. European Journal of Neuroscience.
Bhattacharjee, S. (2012). Study of anthropometric parameters along with postural changes in blood pressure in children with Autistic spectral disorders. International journal of Basic and Applied Physiology, vol (1); page no: 93.
Bhattacharjee, S., Mondol, M., Kashyap, R. (2016). Effect of Hypertension and Hypercholesterolemia on Auditory Brainstem Response in Adults. International journal of health and medical sciences, Vol 5 (4); page no -267-271.
Bhattacharjee, S., Kashyap, R., (2017). Neuromuscular Characterisation of Dysphagia Following Stroke. International Journal of Advances in Medical Sciences; Vol.2 (7); page1-11.
Kashyap, R., Bhattacharjee, S., Sommer,W., Zhoua, C., (2016) Explicit and Implicit Memory Processing for Faces through Latency-Corrected event related brain potentials. Brain research. (Under review).
Selected Published Abstracts
Bhattacharjee, S. (2014). Effect of high serum cholesterol and hypertension on cognitive evoked potential and brainstem evoked auditory response in adults”.14th Asian and Oceanian Congress of neurology (AOCN), Macau.
Kashyap, R., Bhattacharjee, S., Bhattacharjee, I., R. (2011). Finite Element Approach on understanding Self Gravitation Bio in embryological compact mass. 8th European Biophysics Congress, Budapest (EBSA, 2011), Hungary.
Kashyap, R., Bhattacharjee, S., Bhattacharjee, I., R. (2011). Finite Element Approach to Understand 'Self Gravitation Bio' towards incidence of 'macromolecular crowding' and 'anomalous subdiffusion. 17th International union for pure and applied biophysics, Beijing, China. (IUPAB, 2011).
Bhattacharjee, S., Choudhury, B.,(2011). Effects of stress on neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio. PHYSICON, 2011, NRI medical College, Guntur.
Bhattacharjee, S., Choudhury,B., (2011). Hypoxic acclimatization as a risk factor for exercise hypertension”. APPICON. All India Institute of Medical Science, New Delhi.