When neuroscience gets wet and hardcore: Neurocognitive markers obtained during whole-body water immersion

by Stefan Schneider (1), Jeffrey J. H. Cheung (2) and Sebastian Dern (1) (1) Institute of Movement and Neurosciences, German Sport University Cologne, Cologne, Germany (2) Institute of Medical Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada During the last years a growing body of literature has emerged trying to assess brain activity under…

Tied up in a bundle, actiCHamp and BrainVision Recorder bring huge benefits to our customers at an unmatched price-performance ratio!

by Pierluigi Castellone Sales Manager (Brain Products) Our continued goal is to make sure you can benefit from our most advanced combinations of hard- and software products. On this note, we are happy to introduce a new attractive product bundle combining our actiCHamp amplifier product line with BrainVision Recorder, Brain Product´s renowned commercial recording software.…

The first meeting of the Community for Passive BCI research

by Dr. Thorsten O. Zander Technical University of Berlin Passive Brain-Computer Interfaces provide a fascinating technology that can be applied to significantly improve Human-Computer Interaction. The young community of this research field held its first meeting in July this year, providing a fascinating, promising perspective on the potential of this technology. In 2008 the term…

And the award goes to … Dr. Sven Hoffmann

by Stefanie Rudrich Marketing Manager (Brain Products) As in previous years, Brain Products proudly sponsored the Brain Products Young Scientist Award, granted to a young scientist who had presented an outstanding paper during the annual meeting of the German Society for Applied Psychophysiology. This year’s winner was Dr. Sven Hoffmann (Leibniz Research Centre for Working…

Vibration induced EEG artifacts during simultaneous EEG-fMRI

by Till Nierhaus Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany Acknowledgement This user research article is based on the publication “Nierhaus T, Gundlach C, Goltz D, Thiel SD, Pleger B, Villringer A (2013) Internal ventilation system of MR scanners induces specific EEG artifact during simultaneous EEG-fMRI. Neuroimage 74:70-6”. Introduction The most…