Press Release 02/2020 – Overview

EEG-fNIRS CapFully powered, high-density, EEG & fNIRS with Brain Products and NIRx
Curious about combining EEG and fNIRS for your stationary, lab-based research? If the answer is yes, then check out our step-by-step guide on stationary EEG-fNIRS setup with actiCHamp Plus, actiCAP slim/snap, and NIRScout.  continue reading

User Research: From Movement to Action
– An EEG Study into the Emerging Sense of Agency in Early Infancy
This study investigates whether 4-month-old infants build causal action-effect models, a prerequisite for a sense of agency. Using behavioral and neural measures of violation of expectation, we found evidence for causal models only in a subset of infants. Thus, the sense of agency is beginning to emerge at this age.  continue reading

New Products & Solutions

LSL LogoBrain Products LSL on GitHub
Brain Products has been a big supporter of LabStreamingLayer (LSL) right from the very beginning. Since then, LSL has become a well-established tool for the EEG research community and beyond. To continue and improve our support for this system we provide a venue where interested researchers can easily find all the necessary tools and information.  continue reading

Introducing the BrainVision LSL Viewer
In case you missed our most recent blog post on BCI+, here is a quick introduction to our new BrainVision LSL Viewer and a complete data processing pipeline using LSL. continue reading

Tips & Tricks

Disinfection against SARS-CoV-2
With labs and universities starting to re-open after the coronavirus lockdown, many researchers are able to start recording EEG data again. We would like to support you by summarizing our guidelines for disinfecting your Brain Products EEG equipment.  continue reading

Communication with the trigger port: A beginner’s guide
Beginners from non-technical disciplines are often challenged when setting up their EEG experiment especially in terms of triggers/markers. If you are struggling with this topic, too, or want to learn more, check out our new “Beginner’s guide on Communication with the trigger port”.  continue reading

Logo Brain Products Sensor TutorialSensor Tutorial:
How to obtain useful peripheral physiological signals without prior knowledge

Co-registration of peripheral physiological signals with EEG has always been an important topic for our users. Our Technical Support Team has collected the most frequent questions about this and compiled a comprehensive tutorial which is now available.  continue reading

BrainVision Analyzer 2Offline analysis of sensor data in BrainVision Analyzer 2
Besides our solutions for EEG recordings, Brain Products offers a variety of sensors dedicated to peripheral physiological signals. This guide should provide you with an overview of processing steps that are commonly applied to sensor signals and how you can implement them in your analysis pipeline in BrainVision Analyzer 2.  continue reading

Easycap EEG recording caps: An overview
Logo EasycapGiven the huge variety of EEG Recording Caps that are available on the market choosing the right one is sometimes not an easy task. In this article Falk Minow (General Manager of Easycap GmbH), gives a comprehensive overview of different cap solutions offered by Easycap and Brain Products.  continue reading

Brain Products Tutorial Video Series continued
Logo R-NetIn addition to providing detailed and up-to-date operating instructions for our products, we started producing tutorial videos in 2019. Very recently we added two further videos to our collection:  how to replace sponges and how to exchange tubes of the R-Net.  continue reading

Brain Products MoBI Award 2020: And the winners are …
The MoBI Award was designed to recognize excellence in the field of Mobile Brain/Body Imaging research. Taking your research out of the lab and into the real world is no easy feat and Brain Products wants to encourage and reward scientists who are doing so. During our online virtual symposium, we awarded two (yes, a tie!) first place winners with LiveAmp 32 systems and our third place winner with a LiveAmp 8 system.   continue reading

Brain Products Young Scientist Award 2020 presented to Esra Al
The Brain Products Young Scientist Award is presented each year to recognize a young researcher’s outstanding publication in the field of EEG-based psychophysiological research. The winner is chosen by an independent jury and was awarded to Esra Al this year.   continue reading

Who is who…?! – New team members at Brain Products
As always, we’re excited to introduce our newest team members to you.  continue reading

News in brief
Get an overview of other news from Brain Products and our services as well as updates and downloads for our products and solutions.  continue reading

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