Tara Srirangarajan is a Psychology PhD student and NSF graduate research fellow at Stanford University, advised by Prof. Brian Knutson. Before coming to Stanford, she completed her B.Sc. in Behavioral Neuroscience at Northeastern University. Tara’s research interests lie at the intersection of affective neuroscience and neuroeconomics. More specifically, her work focuses on how emotional states drive decision-making and affect real-world outcomes.