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Han Buxin
Tel:  86-10-64879731
Fax:  86-10-64855830
Mailing Address:  16 Lincui Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100101, China
Email:  hanbx@psych.ac.cn
Website:  http://hanbx.psych.ac.cn

PhD(1993), Assistant (1993), Associate (1996), Professor (2008)

Research Interests:

Healthy development, cognitive aging, psychology of religion

Community service:
1997 - Excutive Secretary-General, Chinese Psychological Society
1996 - 2000 Secretary, National Committee for Psychological Terms
2000 - 2010 Member, National Committee for Terms of Science and Technology
2005 - Member, Standing Committee, Chinese Psychological Society
2006 - Member, Board of Directors, International Association of Applied Psychology
2008 - Excutive Chair, Committee of Gerontology, Chinese Association for Mental Health
2010 - President, Division of Aging Psychology, Gerontological Society of China
2014 - Secretary-General, International Association of Applied Psychology
Selected Publications:

1. Tentxiao Zhang,Buxin Han. (In press). Red color in flages: A signal for competition. Color Research and Application.
2. Liu H, Li X, Han B, Liu X. (2017). Effects of cognitive bias modification on social anxiety: A meta-analysis. PLoS One, 12(4):e0175107. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0175107.
3. Tengxiao Zhang, Hao Tan, Yiling Wu, Buxin Han, Ting Wang. (2016). Urban older adults becoming unhealthier in modern China.  Psychological Reports, DOI: 10.1177/0033294116646160.
4. Yujing Zhang & Buxin Han. (2016) Positive affect and mortality risk in older adults: A meta-analysis. PsyCh Journal,DOI: 10.1002/pchj.129
5. Ma H, Wang Y, Wu J, Wang B, Guo S, Luo P, et al. (2015) Long-Term Exposure to High Altitude Affects Conflict Control in the Conflict-Resolving Stage. PLoS ONE 10(12): e0145246. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.014
6. Hailin Ma; Yan Wang; Jianhui Wu; Hailan Liu; Ping Luo; Buxin Han. (2015). Overactive Performance Monitoring Resulting from Chronic Exposure to High Altitude. Aerospace Medicine and Human Performance, DOI: 10.3357/AMHP.4261.2015
7. Liu H, Li X, Han B, Liu X. (2017). Effects of cognitive bias modification on social anxiety: A meta-analysis. PLoS One, 12(4):e0175107.
8. Ma, H., Wang, Y. *, Wu, J., Luo, P., & Han, B*. (2015). Long-term exposure to high altitude affects response inhibition in the conflict-monitoring stage. Scientific Reports, 5, 13701.
9. Bi, D., &Han, B*. (2015). Age-related differences in attention and memory toward emotional stimuli. PsyCH Journal, 4, 155-159.
10. Liu, P.*, Liu, D., Han, B.*, & Paterson, K. B. (2015). Aging and optimal viewing position effect in Chinese. Frontiers in Psychology. DOI: 10.3389/fpsyg.2015.01656.
11. Liu, P., Li, X., & Han, B. (2015). Additive effects of stimulus quality and word frequency on eye movements during Chinese reading. Reading and Writing, 28, 199-215.
12. Liu, P., Li, W., Han, B., & Li, X. (2014). Effects of anomalous characters and small stroke omissions on eye movements during the reading of Chinese sentences. Ergonomics, 57, 1659-1669.
13. Wang, Y*. et al Han, B*. (2014). Long-Term Exposure to High Altitude Affects Voluntary Spatial Attention at Early and Late Processing Stages. Sci. Rep. 4, 4443; DOI:10.1038/srep04443.
14. Wang, JF, Chen, TY & Han, BX, (2014): Does co-residence with adult children associate with better psychological well-being among the oldest old in China? Aging & Mental Health, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13607863.2013.837143 (Q2,1.127)
15. Zhang, T. & Han, B*. (2014) Experience Reverses the Red Effect among Chinese Stockbrokers. PLoS ONE 9(2): e89193. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0089193.
16. Wu, M. S., Sutton, R. M., Yan, X., Zhou, C., Chen, Y., Zhu, Z., Han, B. (2014). Time frame and justice motive: Future perspective moderates the adaptive function of general belief in a just world. PLoS ONE, 8(11), e80668. doi:80610.81371/journal.pone.0080668.(Q1,3.73)
17. Al Dueck& Buxin Han. (2012). Psychology of Religion in China. Pastoral Psycholology, 61(5), 605–622. DOI 10.1007/s11089-012-0488-2.
18. Wang X., Wang T., Han B. (2012). The mental health of older Buddhists after the Wenchuan earthquake. Pastoral Psychology, 61(5):841-850. DOI:10.1007/s11089-011-0402-3.
19. Li, X. & Han, B. (2012). The Incidence of depression among elderly in urban China increasing 1998-2008: a cross-temporal meta-analysis of the CES-D. Chinese Journal of Gerontology, 32(16), 3496-3499. (in Chinese)
20. Li, X., Guo, Z., & Han, B. (2012). Mental health of counselors trainee in Beijing. Chinese Journal of Health Psychology, 20(11), 1674-1676. (in Chinese)
21. Chen, Z. & Han, B. (2012). Personality and Mental Heal th of Prisoners with HIV. Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology, (1), 55-58. (in Chinese)
22. Shao, K., Han, B., Li, Z., & Zhang, H. (2012). The characteristics of executive function of T2DM patients and its related factors. China Journal of Diabete, 2012,20(10),768-770. (in Chinese)
23. Huang, H., Li, X., Zhang, T., & Han, B. (2011). Life Satisfaction and Mental Health of Chinese Older Adults in Different Living Arrangements. Proceedings of 2011 International Conference on Human Health and Biomedical Engineering, China, 1152-1155. doi:10.1109/HHBE.2011.6029030
24. Fu, S., Wang, T., Han, B., Shi, C. (2011). Elderly psychological needs decreasing with ageing process. Chinese Journal of Gerontology, 31(11):2057-2060. (in Chinese)
25. Shen, Z., Yang, X., Zhao, D., Han, B., Wang, T. (2011). Development of Quality of Gratitude Questionnaire for College Students. Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology, 19(1):35-37 (in Chinese)
26. Li, H., Kuang, W., & Han, B. (2010). Depression status and related factors of elderly victims in Chengdu and Deyang 8 monthsafter the Wenchuan earthquake. Chinese Mental Health Journal, 24(2), 122-125. (in Chinese)
27. Ren, J., & Han, B. (2010). Memory function of the elderly patients with maintenance hemodialysis. Chinese Journal of Gerontology, 30(2), 145-148. (in Chinese)
28. Ren, J., Han, B., Liu, S., & Yang, L. (2010). Executive function of maintenance hemodialysis patients. Chinese Journal of Nephrology, 26(4), 275-278. (in Chinese)
29. Wang, T., Zhang, T., & Han, B. (2010). Mental Health Change Tendency of Aging Victims in Beichuan Area 4-10 Months after Wenchuan Earthquake. Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology, 18(5), 626-628,647. (in Chinese)
30. Wu, M. S., Yan, X., Zhou, C., Chen, Y., Li, J., Zhu, Z., . . . Han, B. (2010). General belief in a just world and resilience: Evidence from a collectivistic culture. European Journal of Personality. doi: 10.1002/per.807
31. Li, J., Wu, Z., & Han, B. (2009). Development of Mental Health Inventory for the Elderly(Urban Version). Chinese Mental Health Journal, 23(9), 656-660. (in Chinese)
32. Wang, P., Han, B., Li, H., Liu, S., Huang, H., Shi, Z., . . . Li, J. (2009). Mental health of elderly victims in relocation sites four months after the 5?12 earthquake. Chinese Journal of Gerontology, 29(12), 1540-1542. (in Chinese)
33. Qin SZ, Piekema C, Petersson KM, Han B, Luo J, Fernández G. (2008) Probing the Transformation of Discontinuous Associations into Episodic Memory: An Event-related fMRI Study. Neuroimage, 38 (1): 212-222.
34. Li F, Han BX, Luo J, Ren J. (2008) Effects of Negative Emotion on Secretory Immunoglobulin A: Cognitive Neuroscience Mechanisms. Manuscript submitted, Chinese Science Bulletin, 53(12):1861-1870
35. Li F, Liu Y., Han BX., Luo J, &Meng CY. Variables correlated with negative emotions of senior official inpatients. Chinese Journal of Gerontology, 2007, 27(1):155-157 (in Chinese)
36. Qin SZ, Han BX, & Luo J. The ueural mechanisms underlying successful encoding episodic memories: Evidence from the Subsequent Memory Paradigm. Advances in Psychological Science, 2007, 15(3):401-408. (in Chinese)
37. Zhang YM, Han BX, Verhaeghen P, Nilsson LG. (2007). Executive Functioning in Older Adults with Mild Cognitive Impairment: MCI has Effects on Planning, but not on Inhibition. Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition, 14(6):557 – 570.
38. Han BX & Zhang K. (2007). Psychology in China. The Psychologist, 20(12):734-736

2010-2013 Naming of colors in culture and tradition (Ministry of Science and Technology China,
2010-2011 Psychology, science, and religion in Chinese society (Templeton Foundation,
in cooperation with Professor Alvin Dueck)
2009-2011 Reformation of the national administrative stratige of Chinese Psychological Society
   (China Association of Science and Technology, KT0170309)
2008-2010 Mental health status of the elderly survivors in the Wenchuan Earthquake areas
   (China Association of Science and Technology, KT0170306; China Ministry of Science
   and Technology)