Press Release 04/2014 – Overview

  • Product Launch: Photo Sensor
    Photo Sensor: Neuroscience 2014
    The Photo Sensor measures the screen brightness and, when combined with StimTrak, generates a trigger at the exact stimulus onset. It is a valuable tool to check the performance of a monitor or any experiment control software. This becomes essential if visual stimuli are planned to be presented on a tablet or cell phone display.  → continue reading
  • User Research: Integration of concurrent real-time fMRI and EEG data – Self-regulation of human brain activity using simultaneous real-time fMRI and EEG neurofeedback
    We integrated concurrent real-time fMRI (rtfMRI) and electroencephalography (EEG) data on commercial MRI and EEG equipment. We also report a proof-of-concept experiment using simultaneous multimodal rtfMRI and EEG neurofeedback (rtfMRI-EEG-nf). With this approach participants receive information about their electrophysiological (EEG) and hemodynamic (BOLD fMRI) activity in real-time, and volitionally regulate their own brain activity.  → continue reading
  • Analyzer IconTricks & tips around Analyzer 2:
    These 10 little knacks will help make your work with Analyzer even easier!
    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.  → continue reading
  • BeMoBIL LogoAn introduction to mobile brain/body imaging (MoBI)
    Imaging the human brain during active behavior is essential to understand how the brain supports natural cognitive processes that are based on and make use of our physical structure. A new imaging modality, mobile brain/body imaging (MoBI), uses electroencephalography (EEG) synchronized to motion capture and other data streams to investigate brain activity while participants actively move in and interact with their environment.   → continue reading
  • BCI_UFABC_LogoUFABC 1st BCI Symposium
    The Universidade Federal do ABC, Brain Products and our Brazilian distributor, Brain Support Brasil, worked hand-in-hand to promote UFABC’s 1st 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 Prof. Dr. Niels Birbaumer, Dr. Thorsten Zander, Prof. Jorge Moll, and Yann Renard.  → continue reading
  • Non-invasive brain-machine interfaces to powered exoskeletons for restoration of walking
    This article reviews research at the University of Houston on the design of non-invasive and reliable brain-machine interface (BMI) systems for the control of powered exoskeletons for restoration and rehabilitation of gait in persons with paraplegia and other forms of paralysis.  → continue reading
  • A new Centre of Neurosciences of Cuba recently inaugurated
    The Centre of Neurosciences of Cuba recently inaugurated its new facilities, being this the culmination of 45 years of research which led to the creation of CNEURO 25 years ago. One of the keynote lectures was given by Prof. Louis Lemieux (sponsored by Brain Products) on the role of EEG in fMRI studies.  → continue reading
  • Brain Products KogWis 2014 Best Paper Award
    The 12th Biannual Conference of the German Cognitive Science Society took place in Tuebingen (Germany), attracting approximately 300 scientists. Brain Products sponsored awards for the best papers. The first prize – a cheque in the amount of 250 Euro – was handed over to Bettina Bläsing from Bielefeld University.  → continue reading
  • 6th International Brain-Computer Interface Conference
    The 6th Int. BCI Conference took place from September 16 – 19, 2014 (Graz University of Technology, Austria). This year’s conference theme was “The Future of Brain-Computer Interaction: Basics, Shortcomings, Users”. About 200 researchers from 35 nations participated; Brain Products sponsored Best Talk and Best Poster Awards.  → continue reading
  • Young researchers learn scientific and cultural understanding in a European network
    The Marie Curie Initial Training Networks (ITN) represent a European initiative to improve the career prospects for young scientists through transnational networking mechanisms. Brain Products is involved in such a project named ACT – Action Research: Improving understanding and methodologies in early development.  → continue reading
  • Brain Products and RoHS compliance – Ro…what?
    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.  → continue reading
  • Who is who…!? – Dr. Patrick Britz & Natan Napiórkowski
    In today’s ambitious environment, becoming a key player is a huge challenge. Maintaining a market edge is even more challenging. A strongly committed, highly skilled team is the core factor for company success. On that note, we are excited to introduce our new team members Dr. Patrick Britz and Natan Napiórkowski.  → continue reading
  • VPixx Technologies and MES have joined together to deliver a premium display straight into your vision science lab
    With the VIEWPixx/EEG, MES Forschungssysteme is bringing VPixx Technologies’ premium monitor solution to your research lab to elegantly complement your Brain Products EEG system in the context of visual presentation.  → continue reading
  • News in brief: Conferences, workshops, webinars, downloads, updates
    Get an overview of the latest updates and downloads available on our website and check out which conferences Brain Products will be attending and workshops / webinars offering over the course of the next months.  → continue reading

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