Pengmin Qin, Xuehai Wu, Zirui Huang, Niall W Duncan, Weijun Tang, Annemarie Wolff, Jin Hu, Liang Gao, Yi Jin, Xing Wu, Jianfeng Zhang, Lu Lu, Chunping Wu, Xiaoying Qu, Ying Mao, Xuchu Weng, Jun Zhang, Georg Northoff. How are different neural networks related to consciousness? Annals of Neurology, 2015,78(4):594-605 (5-year impact factor: 10.79，JCR 1区).
Pengmin Qin, Simone Grimm, Niall W Duncan, Yan Fan, Zirui Huang, Timothy Lane, Xuchu Weng, Malek Bajbouj, Georg Northoff. Spontaneous activity in default-mode network predicts ascription of self-relatedness to stimuli. Social cognitive and affective neuroscience, in press (5-year impact factor: 7.332，JCR 1区)
Pengmin Qin, Georg Northoff. How is our self related to midline regions and the default-mode network. NeuroImage, 2011, 57, 1221-1233 (5-year impact factor: 7.289，JCR 1区)
Pengmin Qin, Xuehai wu, Niall Duncan, Weiqi Bao, Weijun Tang, Zhengwei Zhang, Jin Hu, Yi Jin, Xing Wu, Liang Gao, Lu Lu, Yihui Guan, Ying Mao, Georg Northoff. GABAA receptor deficits predict recovery in patients with vegetative state. Human Brain Mapping, 2015, 36(10):3867-77 (5-year impact factor: 6.69，JCR 1区).
Pengmin Qin, Yijun Liu, Jinfu Shi, Yuzhi Wang, Niall Duncan, Qiyong Gong, Xuchu Weng, Georg Northoff. Dissociation between anterior and posterior ortical regions during self-specificity and familiarity: A combined fMRI-meta-analytic study. Human Brain Mapping, 2012, 33: 154-64. (5-year impact factor: 6.69，JCR 1区)
Pengmin Qin, Haibo Di, Yijun Liu, Senmin Yu, Qiyong Gong, Niall Duncan, Xuchu Weng, Steven Laureys, Georg Northoff. Anterior cingulate activity and the self in disorders of consciousness. Human Brain Mapping. (2010), 12, 1993-2002. (5-year impact factor: 6.69，JCR 1区)
Pengmin Qin, N Duncan, G Northoff. Why and how is the Self-Related to the Brain Midline Regions? Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 2013 (5-year impact factor: 3.28，JCR 3区)
Pengmin Qin, Simone Grimm, Niall W Duncan, Giles Holland, Jia shen Guo, Yan Fan, Anne Weigand, Juergen Baudewig, Malek Bajbouj and Georg Northoff. Self-specific stimuli interact differently than non-self-specific stimuli with eyes-open versus eyes-closed spontaneous activity in auditory cortex. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 2013, 7, article 437. (5-year impact factor: 3.28，JCR 3区)
Pengming Qin, Niall W. Duncan, Christine Wiebking, Paul Gravel, Oliver Lyttelton, Dave J. Hayes, Jeroen Verhaeghe, Alexey Kostikov, Ralf Schirrmacher, Andrew. J. Reader, Georg Northoff. GABAA receptors in visual and auditory cortex and neural activity changes during basic visual stimulation. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 2012, 6, article 337 (5-year impact factor: 3.28，JCR 3区)
Georg Northoff*,Pengmin Qin*, Todd Feinberg. Brain Imaging of the Self - Conceptual, Anatomical and Methodological Issues, Conscious and Cognition, (2011), 20:52-63. * equal contribution. (5-year impact factor: 2.524)
Pengmin Qin, Haibo DI, Xiaodan Yan, Senming Yu, Dan Yu, Steven Laureys, Xuchu Weng, Mismatch negativity to the patient's own name in chronic disorders of consciousness. Neuroscience Letters (2008), 448 (1): 24-8. (5-year impact factor: 2.17，JCR 4区)
Georg Northoff, Pengmin Qin, Takashi Nakao. Rest–stimulus interaction in the brain: A review. Trends in Neurosciences, (2010)33(6):277-84 (5-year impact factor: 14.695, JCR 1区)
Zirui Huang, Jianfeng Zhang, Andre Longtin, Gregory Dumont, Niall Duncan, Johanna Pokorny, Pengmin Qin, Rui Dai, Francesca Ferri, Xuchu Weng, Georg Northoff. Is there a non-additive interaction between spontaneous and evoked activity? Phase-dependence and its relation to the temporal structure of scale-free brain activity. In press. Cerebral Cortex, in press (Impact Factor: 8.665, JCR 1区)
Haibo Di, Senming Yu, Xuchu Weng, Steven Laureys, Dan Yu, Jinqi LI, Pengmin Qin, Yihong Zhu, Zhang, Yizhang Chen, Cerebral response to patient’s own name in the vegetative and minimally conscious states, Neurology 68(2007): 895-899. (5-year impact factor: 8.35, JCR 1区)
Hayes DJ, Duncan NW, Wiebking C, Pietruska K, Pengmin Qin, Lang S, Gagnon J, Bing PG, Verhaeghe J, Kostikov AP, Schirrmacher R, Reader AJ, Doyon J, Rainville P, Northoff G. GABAA Receptors Predict Aversion-Related Brain Responses: An fMRI-PET Investigation in Healthy Humans. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2013, 38(8):1438-50 (5-year impact factor: 8.17, JCR 1区)
Zirui Huang, Jun Zhang, Jinsong Wu, Pengmin Qin, Xuehai Wu, Zhiyao Wang, Rui Dai, Yuan Li, Weimin Liang, Ying Mao, Zhong Yang, Jianfeng Zhang, Annemarie Wolff, Georg Northoff. Decoupled temporal variability and signal synchronization of spontaneous brain activity in loss of consciousness: An fMRI study in anesthesia. NeuroImage, in press. (5-year Impact Factor: 7.289, JCR 1区)
Wiebking C, Duncan NW, Pengmin Qin, Hayes DJ, Lyttelton O, Gravel P, Verhaeghe J, Kostikov AP, Schirrmacher R, Reader AJ, Bajbouj M, Northoff G. External awareness and GABA-A multimodal imaging study combining fMRI and [(18) F]flumazenil-PET. Human Brain Mapping, published on line. (5-year impact factor: 6.69, JCR 1区)
Georg Northoff, Pengmin Qin. How can the brain’s resting state activity generate hallucinations? A ‘resting state hypothesis’ of auditory verbal hallucinations. Schizophrenia Research, 2011, 127:202-214. ((5-year impact factor: 4.644, JCR 2区)
Yu B, Nakao T, Xu J, Pengmin Qin, Chaves P, Heinzel A, Duncan N, Lane T, Yen NS, Tsai SY, Northoff G. Resting state glutamate predicts elevated pre-stimulus alpha during self-relatedness - A combined EEG-MRS study on 'rest-self overlap'. Social neuroscience, 2015, 21:1-15 (5-year impact factor: 3.28, JCR 3区).
Feinberg TE, Venneri A, Simone AM, Yan F, Northoff G. The Neuroanatomy of Asomatognosia and Somatoparaphrenia. (2010) Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. 81: 276-281.