Brain Products and RoHS compliance – Ro…what?

by Anne Vogel Regulatory Affairs Manager (Brain Products) As manufacturer of hardware products for neurophysiological research, Brain Products confirms “that we fulfil due to design, choice of material/components and production procedures the requirements of the RoHS Directive“. If your purchasing department ever asked for this kind of certificate, let me explain you what it is.…

Tricks and tips around BrainVision Analyzer 2 – these ten little knacks will help make your work with Analyzer even easier!

by Dr. Filipa Viola Scientific Consultant (Brain Products) In this support tip we are presenting 10 simple, but valuable tricks and tips that will make your work with BrainVision Analyzer even easier and more efficient. Help! I have accidentally closed the primary and the secondary tabs in the History Explorer. I need to rename raw…

UFABC 1st BCI Symposium

by Rita Rodrigues Sales Assistant (Brain Products) The Universidade Federal do ABC, Brain Products and our Brazilian distributor, Brain Support Brasil, worked hand-in-hand to promote UFABC’s first BCI symposium, which took place on September 22 in the city of São Paulo. The event featured a panel of renowned speakers in the field of BCI, namely…

VIGALL 2.0: Analyzing different functional brain states and their regulation during resting states

by Ulrich Hegerl, Tilman Hensch, Daniel Böttger, Christian Sander University of Leipzig, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy VIGALL 2.0 – a BrainVision Analyzer-compatible tool developed by the University of Leipzig for analysis of different functional brain states (vigilance stages) and their regulation during resting states Vigilance (or brain arousal) strongly influences performance and neurophysiological reactions…

Brain Products has been granted European patent for dry electrodes and Utility Model for fMRI compatible electrodes

by Alexander Svojanovsky General Manager (Brain Products) As for the US patents mentioned in Issue 01/2014, Brain Products is proud to have received the official confirmation for the European patent EP 2474263 B1 (dry electrode for detecting EEG signals and attaching device for holding the dry electrode) as well as for the Utility Model 202011104334.0…

Acoustical Stimulator Adapter for StimTrak

by Dr. Roland Csuhaj Scientific Consultant (Brain Products) Brain Products is excited to introduce two new accessories for StimTrak – the Acoustical Stimulator Adapter and the Photo Sensor. This article is going to present the Acoustical Stimulator Adapter. The Photo Sensor will be addressed in a later issue. Basically, an introduction to the Acoustical Stimulator…

News in brief

Downloads & Updates Products & Applications → Update: CapTrak – Product Details and Operating Instructions Software Releases & Updates → BrainVision Recorder 1.20.0701 released (Software & Release Notes / User Manual) → OpenViBE for Brain Products 1.1.0 released (Software incl. User Documentation) → BrainVision PyCorder 1.0.8 released (Software & Release Notes / User Manual) Manual Updates → actiCAP Xpress…

Event-related brain potentials reveal neural substrates of cognitive flexibility

by Bruno Kopp Department of Neurology, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany Acknowledgement This user research summary is based on an article published as Rustamov, N., Rodriguez-Raecke, R., Timm, L., Agrawal, D., Dressler, D., Schrader, C., … Kopp, B. (in press). “Attention shifting in Parkinson’s disease: An analysis of behavioral and cortical responses”. Neuropsychology. Introduction Cognitive…