Fox, A. S., Chang, L. J., Gorgolewski, K. J., & Yarkoni, T. (Under Review). Bridging psychology and genetics using large-scale spatial analysis of neuroimaging and neurogenetic data. bioRxiv, 012310.


Xie, T.K., Cheong, J.H., Manning, J.R., Brandt, A.M., Aronson, J., Jobst, B., Bujarski, K., & Chang, L.J. (Under Review). Minimal functional alignment of ventromedial prefrontal cortex intracranial EEG signals during naturalistic viewing.


Chang, L.J., Li, X., Nguyen, K., Ranger, M., Begunova, Y., Chen, P.H.A., Castrellon, J., Samanez-Larkin, G., Zald, D., Fareri, D., Delgado, M., & Tomova, L. A. (Under Review). Neural Signature of Reward.

Jolly, E., Sadhukha, S., Iqbal, M., Molani, Z., Walsh, T.M., Manning, J., & Chang, L.J. (Under Review). People are represented and remembered through their relationships with others. DOI: 10.31234/osf.io/bw9r2



Cheong, J.H., Jolly, E., Xie, T.K., Byrne, S.K., Kenney, M., & Chang, L.J. (2023). Py-Feat: Facial expression analysis toolbox. Affective Science. 10.1007/s42761-023-00191-4


Jolly, E., Farrens, M., Greenstein, N., Eisenbarth H., Reddan, M., Andrews, E., Wager, T.D., & Chang, L.J. (2022). Recovering individual emotional states from sparse ratings using collaborative filtering. Affective Science.

Bujarski, K., Song, Y, Xie, T., Kolankiewicz, S., Aronson, J., Chang, L.J., Jobst, B. (2022). Modulation of emotion perception in amygdala stimulation in humans. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 15, 795318.



Chang, L.J., Jolly, E., Cheong, J. H., Rapuano, K., Greenstein, N. Chen, PHA, & Manning, J.R. (2021). Endogenous variation in ventromedial prefrontal cortex state dynamics during naturalistic viewing reflects affective experience. Science Advances.

Jolly, E., & Chang, L.J. (2021). Multivariate spatial feature selection in fMRI. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience.


Jolly, E., Sadhukha, S., & Chang, L.J. (2021). Response to Lynch et al: On measuring head motion and effects of head molds during fMRI. Neuroimage.


Clark, M.D., & Chang, L.J. (2021). Surprise signals changing affective experiences in naturalistic sports spectating. Neuron Preview.


Mollick, J.A., Chang, L.J., Krishnan, A., Hazy, T.E., Krueger, K.A., Frank, G.K.W., Wager, T.D., O’Reilly, R.C. (2021). The neural correlates of cued reward omission. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience.

Han, X., Ashar, Y. K., Kragel, P., Petre, B., Schelkun, V., Lauren Y. Atlas, Chang, L. J., Jepma, M., Koban, L., Reynolds Losin, E. A., Roy, M., Woo, C.-W., & Wager, T. D. (2021). Effect sizes and test-retest reliability of the fMRI-based Neurologic Pain Signature. Neuroimage


Muscatell, K.A., Merritt, C.C., Cohen, J.R., Chang, L.J., & Lindquist, K.A. (2021). The stressed brain: neural underpinnings of social stress processing in humans. Neuroscience of Social Stress, 373-392.



Chen, P. H. A., Jolly, E., Cheong, J. H., & Chang, L. J. (2020). Inter-subject representational similarity analysis reveals individual variations in affective experience when watching erotic movies. Neuroimage.

van der Meer, J., Breakspear, M., Chang, L.J., Sonkusare, S., & Cocchi, L. (2020). Movie viewing elicits rich and reliable brain state dynamics. Nature Communications, 11, 5004.

Jolly, E.*, Sadhukha, S.*, & Chang, L.J. (2020). Headcases do not reduce head motion during natural viewing and speech. Neuroimage. *denotes equal contributions. 117207.


Jolly, E., & Chang, L. J. (2019). The Flatland Fallacy: Moving Beyond Low–Dimensional Thinking. Topics in cognitive science, 11(2), 433-454.



Woo, C.W., Chang, L.J., Lindquist, M.A., & Wager, T.D. (2017). Building better biomarkers: brain models in translational neuroimaging. Nature Neuroscience, 20(3), 365-377.


Ashar, Y. K., Chang, L. J., & Wager, T. D. (2017). Brain and Psychological Mechanisms of the Placebo Effect: An Affective Appraisal Account. Annual Review of Clinical Psychology, 13(1).


Shermohammed, M., Mehta, P. H., Zhang, J., Brandes, C. M., Chang, L. J., & Somerville, L. H. (2017). Does Psychosocial Stress Impact Cognitive Reappraisal? Behavioral and Neural Evidence. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience.



Wager, T.D., Atlas, L.Y., Botvinick, M.M., Chang, L.J., Coghill, R.C., Davis, K.D., Iannetti, G.D., Poldrack, R.A., Shckman, A.J., & Yarkoni, T. (2016). Pain in the ACC?. Proceedings in the National Academy of Science.


Krishnan, A., Woo, C.W.*, Chang, L.J.,* Ruzic, L., Gu, X., López-Solà, M., Jackson, P. L., Pujol, J., Fan, J., & Wager, T.D. (2016). Somatic and vicarious pain are represented by dissociable multivariate brain patterns. eLife, 5, 1-42. *denotes equal contribution

de la Vega, A., Chang, L.J., Banich, M.T., Wager, T.D., & Yarkoni, T. (2016). Large-Scale Meta-Analysis of Human Medial Frontal Cortex Reveals Tripartite Functional Organization. Journal of Neuroscience, 36(24), 6553– 6562

Eisenbarth, H., Chang, L. J., & Wager, T. D. (2016). Multivariate brain prediction of heart rate and skin conductance responses to social threat. Journal of Neuroscience, 36(47):11987-11998.



Chang, L.J., Gianaros, P.J.., Manuck, S.B., Krishnan, A., Wager, T.D. (2015). A Sensitive and Specific Neural Signature for Picture-Induced Negative Affect. PLoS Biol 13(6): e1002180. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1002180

Chang, L.J., Reddan, M., Ashar, Y.K., Eisenbarth, H., & Wager, T.D. (2015). The challenges of forecasting resilience. Behavioral Brain Sciences Commentary, 38, 26-27.


Lindquist, M., Krishnan, A., Lopez-Sola, M., Woo, C.W., Koban, L., Roy, M., Atlas, L.Y., Schmidt, L., Chang, L.J., Losin, E., Eisenbarth, H., Ashar, Y.K., Delk, E., Wager, T.D. (2015). Group-regularized individual prediction: theory and application to pain. Neuroimage.




Chang, L.J., Yarkoni, T., Khaw, M.W., & Sanfey, A.G. (2013). Decoding the role of the human insula in human cognition: Functional parcellation and large-scale reverse inference. Cerebral Cortex, 23(3), 739-749.

Brown, A.D., Root, J.C., Romano, T., Chang, L.J., & Hirst, W. (2013). The limits of memory and imagination: Overgeneralized autobiographical Memory and future thinking in combat veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder. Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 44(1), 129-134.



Kahnt, T., Chang, L.J., Park, S.Q., Heinzle, J., Haynes, J.D. (2012). Connectivity based parcellation of the human orbitofrontal cortex. Journal of Neuroscience, 32(8), 6240-6250.






Chang, L.J. & Sanfey, A.G. (2008). Emotion, decision-making, and the brain. In D. Houser & K. McCabe (Eds.), Neuroeconomics. Elsevier, 31-53.


Sanfey, A.G. & Chang, L.J. (2008). Multiple systems in decision-making. In W.T. Tucker, S. Ferson, A. Finkel, T.F. Long, D. Slavin, P. Wright (Eds.), Strategies for risk communication: Evolution, evidence, experience. New York: Annals of the New York Academy of Science, 1128, 53-62.



Protopopescu, X., Pan, H., Tuescher, O., Root, J., Chang, L., Altemus, M., Polanecsky, M., McEwen, B., Stern, E., & Silbersweig, D. (2008). Toward a Functional Neuroanatomy of Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder: Differential Amygdalar, Orbitofrontal and Ventral Striatal Activity. Journal of Affective Disorders, 108, 87-94.


Butler, T., Pan, H., Tuescher, O., Engelien, A., Goldstein, M., Epstein, J., Weisholtz, D., Protopotescu, X., Root, J. C., Cunningham-Bussell, A.C., Chang, L., Xie, X.H., Chen, Q., Phelps, E.A., Ledoux, J.E., Stern, E., Silbersweig, D.A. (2007). Human fear-related motor neurocircuitry. Neuroscience, 150 (1) 1-7.


Butler, T., Imperato-McGinley, J., Pan, H., Voyer, D., Cunningham-Bussel, A. C., Chang, L., Zhu, Y. S., Cordero, J., Stern, E., Silbersweig, D. (2007). Sex specificity of ventral anterior cingulate cortex suppression during a cognitive task. Human Brain Mapping, 28 (11), 1206-12.



Root, J.C., Robbins, R., Chang, L., & Van Gorp, W.G. (2006). Detection of suboptimal effort on the California Verbal Learning Test, Second Edition: analysis and normative data for forced choice recognition. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 12 (5), 688-96.