Wang, Xiaoqin

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  • 2017 - Present:  ADJUNCT PROFESSOR (NE), SOM Neurology
  • 2013 - Present:  JOINT/SECONDARY FACULTY, SOM Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • 2013 - 2017:  JOINT/SECONDARY FACULTY, SOM Neuroscience
  • 2005 - 2005:  Associate Professor, SOM Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • 2005 - Present:  Professor, SOM Neuroscience
  • 2005 - Present:  Professor, SOM Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • 2002 - 2005:  Associate Professor, SOM Neuroscience
  • 1995 - 2002:  Assistant Professor, SOM Neuroscience


Journal Articles
  • Johnson LA, Della Santina CC, Wang X (2017).  Representations of time-varying cochlear implant stimulation in auditory cortex of awake marmosets (Callithrix jacchus).  Journal of Neuroscience.  37(29).
  • Eliades SJ, Wang X (2017).  Contributions of sensory tuning to auditory-vocal interactions in marmoset auditory cortex.  Hearing Research.  348.
  • Feng L, Wang X (2017).  Harmonic template neurons in primate auditory cortex underlying complex sound processing.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.  114(5).
  • Johnson LA, Della Santina CC, Wang X (2016).  Selective neuronal activation by cochlear implant stimulation in auditory cortex of awake primate.  Journal of Neuroscience.  36(49).
  • Roy S, Zhao L, Wang X (2016).  Distinct neural activities in premotor cortex during natural vocal behaviors in a new world primate, the common marmoset (Callithrix jacchus).  Journal of Neuroscience.  36(48).
  • Osmanski MS, Song X, Guo Y, Wang X (2016).  Frequency discrimination in the common marmoset (Callithrix jacchus).  Hearing Research.  341.
  • Saal HP, Wang X, Bensmaia SJ (2016).  Importance of spike timing in touch: an analogy with hearing?.  Current Opinion in Neurobiology.  40.
  • Jennings CG, Landman R, Zhou Y, Sharma J, Hyman J, Movshon JA, Qiu Z, Roberts AC, Roe AW, Wang X, Zhou H, Wang L, Zhang F, Desimone R, Feng G (2016).  Opportunities and challenges in modeling human brain disorders in transgenic primates.  Nature Neuroscience.  19(9).
  • Gao L, Kostlan K, Wang Y, Wang X (2016).  Distinct Subthreshold Mechanisms Underlying Rate-Coding Principles in Primate Auditory Cortex.  Neuron.  91(4).
  • Miller CT, Freiwald WA, Leopold DA, Mitchell JF, Silva AC, Wang X (2016).  Marmosets: A Neuroscientific Model of Human Social Behavior.  Neuron.  90(2).
  • Song X, Osmanski MS, Guo Y, Wang X (2016).  Complex pitch perception mechanisms are shared by humans and a New World monkey.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.  113(3).
  • Agamaite JA, Chang CJ, Osmanski MS, Wang X (2015).  A quantitative acoustic analysis of the vocal repertoire of the common marmoset (Callithrix jacchus).  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.  138(5).
  • Osmanski MS, Wang X (2015).  Behavioral Dependence of Auditory Cortical Responses.  Brain Topography.  28(3).
  • Zhou Y, Wang X (2014).  Spatially extended forward suppression in primate auditory cortex.  European Journal of Neuroscience.  39(6).
  • Nelken I, Bizley J, Shamma SA, Shamma SA, Wang XQ, Wang XQ (2014).  Auditory cortical processing in real-world listening: The auditory system going real.  Journal of Neuroscience.  34(46).
  • Wang X (2013).  The harmonic organization of auditory cortex.  Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience.  7(DEC).
  • Huang J, Gamble D, Sarnlertsophon K, Wang X, Hsiao S (2013).  Integration of auditory and tactile inputs in musical meter perception.  Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology.  787.
  • Eliades SJ, Wang X (2013).  Comparison of auditory-vocal interactions across multiple types of vocalizations in marmoset auditory cortex.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  109(6).
  • Osmanski MS, Song X, Wang X (2013).  The role of harmonic resolvability in pitch perception in a vocal nonhuman primate, the common marmoset (Callithrix jacchus).  Journal of Neuroscience.  33(21).
  • Issa EB, Wang X (2013).  Increased neural correlations in primate auditory cortex during slow-wave sleep.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  109(11).
  • Bendor D, Osmanski MS, Wang X (2012).  Dual-pitch processing mechanisms in primate auditory cortex.  Journal of Neuroscience.  32(46).
  • Huang J, Gamble D, Sarnlertsophon K, Wang X, Hsiao S (2012).  Feeling Music: Integration of Auditory and Tactile Inputs in Musical Meter Perception.  PLoS ONE.  7(10).
  • Remington ED, Osmanski MS, Wang X (2012).  An Operant Conditioning Method for Studying Auditory Behaviors in Marmoset Monkeys.  PLoS ONE.  7(10).
  • Wang X, Walker KMM (2012).  Neural mechanisms for the abstraction and use of pitch information in auditory cortex.  Journal of Neuroscience.  32(39).
  • Zhou Y, Wang X (2012).  Level dependence of spatial processing in the primate auditory cortex.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  108(3).
  • Johnson LA, Della Santina CC, Wang X (2012).  Temporal bone characterization and cochlear implant feasibility in the common marmoset (Callithrix jacchus).  Hearing Research.  290(1-2).
  • Eliades SJ, Wang X (2012).  Neural correlates of the lombard effect in primate auditory cortex.  Journal of Neuroscience.  32(31).
  • Roy S, Wang X (2012).  Wireless multi-channel single unit recording in freely moving and vocalizing primates.  Journal of Neuroscience Methods.  203(1).
  • Wisneski AD, Huang L, Hong B, Wang X (2011).  Tsinghua-Johns Hopkins Joint Center for Biomedical Engineering Research: Scientific and cultural exchange in undergraduate engineering.  Proceedings of the Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBS.
  • Roy S, Wang X, Olson A, Snider RK (2011).  A wideband RF link at the 5.8 GHz ISM band for multi-channel neural telemetry for small animals.  2011 IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference, BioCAS 2011.
  • Wisneski AD, Huang L, Hong B, Wang X (2011).  Tsinghua-Johns Hopkins Joint Center for Biomedical Engineering Research: scientific and cultural exchange in undergraduate engineering..  Conference proceedings : ... Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Conference.  2011.
  • Roy S, Miller CT, Gottsch D, Wang X (2011).  Vocal control by the common marmoset in the presence of interfering noise.  Journal of Experimental Biology.  214(21).
  • Bartlett EL, Sadagopan S, Wang X (2011).  Fine frequency tuning in monkey auditory cortex and thalamus.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  106(2).
  • Osmanski MS, Wang X (2011).  Measurement of absolute auditory thresholds in the common marmoset (Callithrix jacchus).  Hearing Research.  277(1-2).
  • Bartlett EL, Wang X (2011).  Correlation of neural response properties with auditory thalamus subdivisions in the awake marmoset.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  105(6).
  • Issa EB, Wang X (2011).  Altered neural responses to sounds in primate primary auditory cortex during slow-wave sleep.  Journal of Neuroscience.  31(8).
  • Zhou Y, Wang X (2010).  Cortical processing of dynamic sound envelope transitions.  Journal of Neuroscience.  30(49).
  • Miller CT, Dimauro A, Pistorio A, Hendry S, Wang X (2010).  Vocalization induced cFos expression in marmoset cortex.  Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience.  (DECEMBER 2010).
  • Miller CT, Mandel K, Wang X (2010).  The communicative content of the common marmoset phee call during antiphonal calling.  American Journal of Primatology.  72(11).
  • Sadagopan S, Wang X (2010).  Contribution of inhibition to stimulus selectivity in primary auditory cortex of awake primates.  Journal of Neuroscience.  30(21).
  • Bendor D, Wang X (2010).  Neural coding of periodicity in marmoset auditory cortex.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  103(4).
  • Gregory JA, Borna A, Roy S, Wang X, Lewandowski B, Schmidt M, Najafi K (2009).  Low-cost wireless neural recording system and software.  Proceedings of the 31st Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society: Engineering the Future of Biomedicine, EMBC 2009.
  • Miller CT, Eliades SJ, Wang X (2009).  Motor planning for vocal production in common marmosets.  Animal Behaviour.  78(5).
  • Sadagopan S, Wang X (2009).  Nonlinear spectrotemporal interactions underlying selectivity for complex sounds in auditory cortex.  Journal of Neuroscience.  29(36).
  • Miller CT, Beck K, Meade B, Wang X (2009).  Antiphonal call timing in marmosets is behaviorally significant: Interactive playback experiments.  Journal of Comparative Physiology A: Neuroethology, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology.  195(8).
  • Issa EB, Wang X (2008).  Sensory responses during sleep in primate primary and secondary auditory cortex.  Journal of Neuroscience.  28(53).
  • Bendor D, Wang X (2008).  Neural response properties of primary, rostral, and rostrotemporal core fields in the auditory cortex of marmoset monkeys.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  100(2).
  • Eliades SJ, Wang X (2008).  Chronic multi-electrode neural recording in free-roaming monkeys.  Journal of Neuroscience Methods.  172(2).
  • Eliades SJ, Wang X (2008).  Neural substrates of vocalization feedback monitoring in primate auditory cortex.  Nature.  453(7198).
  • Wang X, Lu T, Bendor D, Bartlett E (2008).  Neural coding of temporal information in auditory thalamus and cortex.  Neuroscience.  154(1).
  • Sadagopan S, Wang X (2008).  Level invariant representation of sounds by populations of neurons in primary auditory cortex.  Journal of Neuroscience.  28(13).
  • Zhang J, Evans A, Hermoye L, Lee SK, Wakana S, Zhang W, Donohue P, Miller MI, Huang H, Wang X, van Zijl PCM, Mori S (2007).  Evidence of slow maturation of the superior longitudinal fasciculus in early childhood by diffusion tensor imaging.  NeuroImage.  38(2).
  • Wang X (2007).  Neural coding strategies in auditory cortex.  Hearing Research.  229(1-2).
  • Bendor D, Wang X (2007).  Differential neural coding of acoustic flutter within primate auditory cortex.  Nature Neuroscience.  10(6).
  • Bartlett EL, Wang X (2007).  Neural representations of temporally modulated signals in the auditory thalamus of awake primates.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  97(2).
  • Pistorio AL, Vintch B, Wang X (2006).  Acoustic analysis of vocal development in a New World primate, the common marmoset (Callithrix jacchus).  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.  120(3).
  • Bendor D, Wang X (2006).  Cortical representations of pitch in monkeys and humans.  Current Opinion in Neurobiology.  16(4).
  • Pistorio AL, Hendry SH, Wang X (2006).  A modified technique for high-resolution staining of myelin.  Journal of Neuroscience Methods.  153(1).
  • DiMattina C, Wang X (2006).  Virtual vocalization stimuli for investigating neural representations of species-specific vocalizations.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  95(2).
  • Miller CT, Wang X (2006).  Sensory-motor interactions modulate a primate vocal behavior: Antiphonal calling in common marmosets.  Journal of Comparative Physiology A: Neuroethology, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology.  192(1).
  • Eliades SJ, Wang X (2005).  Dynamics of auditory-vocal interaction in monkey auditory cortex.  Cerebral Cortex.  15(10).
  • Mohseni P, Najafi K, Eliades SJ, Wang X (2005).  Wireless multichannel biopotential recording using an integrated FM telemetry circuit.  IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering.  13(3).
  • Bendor D, Wang X (2005).  The neuronal representation of pitch in primate auditory cortex.  Nature.  436(7054).
  • Bartlett EL, Wang X (2005).  Long-lasting modulation by stimulus context in primate auditory cortex.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  94(1).
  • Wang X, Lu T, Snider RK, Liang L (2005).  Sustained firing in auditory cortex evoked by preferred stimuli.  Nature.  435(7040).
  • Lu T, Wang X (2004).  Information Content of Auditory Cortical Responses to Time-Varying Acoustic Stimuli.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  91(1).
  • Beitel RE, Schreiner CE, Cheung SW, Wang X, Merzenich MM (2003).  Reward-dependent plasticity in the primary auditory cortex of adult monkeys trained to discriminate temporally modulated signals.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.  100(19).
  • Barbour DL, Wang X (2003).  Auditory cortical responses elicited in awake primates by random spectrum stimuli.  Journal of Neuroscience.  23(18).
  • Wang X, Lu T, Liang L (2003).  Cortical processing of temporal modulations.  Speech Communication.  41(1).
  • Eliades SJ, Wang X (2003).  Sensory-motor interaction in the primate auditory cortex during self-initiated vocalizations.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  89(4).
  • Kadia SC, Wang X (2003).  Spectral integration in A1 of awake primates: Neurons with single- and multipeaked tuning characteristics.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  89(3).
  • Barbour DL, Wang X (2003).  Contrast tuning in auditory cortex.  Science.  299(5609).
  • Barbour DL, Wang X (2002).  Temporal coherence sensitivity in auditory cortex.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  88(5).
  • Liang L, Lu T, Wang X (2002).  Neural representations of sinusoidal amplitude and frequency modulations in the primary auditory cortex of awake primates.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  87(5).
  • Lu T, Liang L, Wang X (2001).  Temporal and rate representations of time-varying signals in the auditory cortex of awake primates.  Nature Neuroscience.  4(11).
  • Wang X, Kadia SC (2001).  Differential representation of species-specific primate vocalizations in the auditory cortices of marmoset and cat.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  86(5).
  • Lu T, Liang L, Wang X (2001).  Neural representations of temporally asymmetric stimuli in the auditory cortex of awake primates.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  85(6).
  • Cheung SW, Nagarajan SS, Bedenbaugh PH, Schreiner CE, Wang X, Wong A (2001).  Auditory cortical neuron response differences under isoflurane versus pentobarbital anesthesia.  Hearing Research.  156(1-2).
  • Wang X (2000).  On cortical coding of vocal communication sounds in primates.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.  97(22).
  • Lu T, Wang X (2000).  Temporal discharge patterns evoked by rapid sequences of wide- and narrowband clicks in the primary auditory cortex of cat.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  84(1).
  • Nagarajan SS, Wang X, Merzenich MM, Schreiner CE, Johnston P, Jenkins WM, Miller S, Tallal P (1998).  Speech modifications algorithms used for training language learning- impaired children.  IEEE Transactions on Rehabilitation Engineering.  6(3).
  • Spengler F, Roberts TPL, Poeppel D, Byl N, Wang X, Rowley HA, Merzenich MM (1997).  Learning transfer and neuronal plasticity in humans trained in tactile discrimination.  Neuroscience Letters.  232(3).
  • Tallal P, Miller SL, Bedi G, Byma G, Wang X, Nagarajan SS, Schreiner C, Jenkins WM, Merzenich MM (1996).  Language comprehension in language-learning impaired children improved with acoustically modified speech.  Science.  271(5245).
  • Wang X, Merzenich MM, Beitel R, Schreiner CE (1995).  Representation of a species-specific vocalization in the primary auditory cortex of the common marmoset: Temporal and spectral characteristics.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  74(6).
  • Wang X, Merzenich MM, Sameshima K, Jenkins WM (1995).  Remodelling of hand representation in adult cortex determined by timing of tactile stimulation.  Nature.  378(6552).
  • Wang X, Sachs MB (1995).  Transformation of temporal discharge patterns in a ventral cochlear nucleus stellate cell model: Implications for physiological mechanisms.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  73(4).
  • Wang X, Sachs MB (1994).  Neural encoding of single-formant stimuli in the cat. II. Responses of anteroventral cochlear nucleus units.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  71(1).
  • Wang X, Sachs MB (1993).  Neural encoding of single-formant stimuli in the cat. I. Responses of auditory nerve fibers.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  70(3).
  • Merzenich MM, Schreiner C, Jenkins W, Wang X (1993).  Neural mechanisms underlying temporal integration, segmentation, and input sequence representation: Some implications for the origin of learning disabilities.  Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences.  682(1).
  • Wang X, Sachs MB (1992).  Coding of envelope modulation in the auditory nerve and anteroventral cochlear nucleus..  Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B: Biological sciences.  336(1278).
Book Chapters
  • Wang X, Bendor D (2012).  Pitch.  The Oxford Handbook of Auditory Science The Auditory Brain.
  • Eggermont JJ, Wang X (2011).  Temporal coding in auditory cortex.  The Auditory Cortex.
  • Eliades SJ, Wang X (2005).  Dynamics of vocalization induced sensory-motor interactions in the primate auditory cortex.  The Auditory Cortex: A Synthesis of Human and Animal Research.
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