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Chun-Hao Wang


Dr. Chun-Hao Wang

National Cheng Kung University


(+886) 2727275-53820

Email: kesawloq@gmail.com




PhD, Institutes of Neuroscience, 2013.

Dissertation Title: Use of Cognitive Neuroscience Approaches to Investigate the Effects of Competitive Sport Category on Cognitive Function


MSc, Institute of Physical Education, Health &Leisure Studies, 2010.

Major: Exercise and cognitive health in elderly adults

Dissertation Title: Difference of visuo-spatial working memory capacity in old adults with different levels of physical activity - A cognitive electrophysiology study


BA, Department of Physical Education, 2008.

Major: Track and field

Dissertation Title: None




Directed Student Learning


Master's Thesis Committee Member, Inst. of Physical Education, Health and Leisure Study. (January 2015).
Advised: Su-Yu Huang




Published Intellectual Contributions


Refereed Journal Articles


Wang, C.-H., Tsai, C.-L., Tu, K.-C., Muggleton, N. G., Juan, C.-H., Liang, W.-K. (2015). Modulation of brain oscillations during fundamental visuo-spatial processing: A comparison between female collegiate badminton players and sedentary controls. Psychology of Sport and Exercise, 16, 121-129. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1469029214001447


Wang, C.-H., Liang, W.-K., Tseng, P., Muggleton, N. G., Juan, C.-H., Tsai, C.-L. (in press). The relationship between aerobic fitness and neural oscillations during visuo‑spatial attention in young adults. Experimental Brain Research. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00221-014-4182-8


Wang, C.-H., Tsai, C.-L., Tseng, P., Yang, A. C., Lo, M.-T., Peng, C.-K., Wang, H.-Y., Muggleton, N. G., Juan, C.-H., Liang, W.-K. (2014). The association of physical activity to neural adaptability during visuo-spatial processing in healthy elderly adults: A multiscale entropy analysis. Brain and Cognition, 92, 73-83. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0278262614001559


Wang, C.-H., Lo, L.-H., Pan, C.-Y., Chen, F.-C., Liang, W.-K., Tsai, C.-L. Frontal midline theta as a neurophysiological correlate for deficits of attentional orienting in children with developmental coordination disorder. Psychophysiology. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/psyp.12402/abstract;jsessionid=5F3220FB84C35AD874FE4C1E6426A1BF.f03t04?deniedAccessCustomisedMessage=&userIsAuthenticated=false


Journal Articles


Tsai, C.-L., Wang, C.-H., Pan, C.-Y., Chen, F.-C. (2015). The effects of long-term resistance exercise on the relationship between neurocognitive performance and GH, IGF-1, and homocysteine levels in the elderly. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuoscience, 9, 23. http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fnbeh.2015.00023/abstract


Presentations Given


Wang, C.-H. (Author & Presenter), 2015 Annual Meeting of Taiwan Society of Cognitive Neuroscience, "The association of sport experience to cognitive functioning: An implication for sport-related neuroplasticity," Taiwan Society of Cognitive Neuroscience, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan. (January 24, 2015).


Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research




Muggleton, N. (Principal), Wang, C.-H. (Co-Principal), Juan, C.-H. (Co-Principal), "An integrated approach in investigating the effect of sport on temporal preparation, and inhibitory control using fMRI: revealing the underlying neural mechanisms and potential applications to sport performance," Sponsored by Ministry of Science and Technology, Other, $2,857,000.00. (January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2016).


Wang, C.-H. (Principal), Yang, C.-T. (Co-Principal), "The differences between athletes and non-athletes on sport-specific and fundamental cognitive functioning: An electrophysiological study," Sponsored by Ministry of Science and Technology, National Cheng Kung University, $474,500.00. (December 19, 2014 - August 31, 2015).


Awards and Honors


科技部103年度補助大專校院延攬特殊優秀人才, 科技部人文處. (August 1, 2014).