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Miscellaneous News CapTrak has been updated with USB 3.0 cameras CapTrak, our handheld electrode localization tool for actiCAP active electrodes, has been updated. This device works to detect the position of actiCAP electrodes via triangulation with two integrated cameras to give you fast, accurate and reliable localization of your actiCAP electrodes. We have recently replaced…

From Movement to Action: An EEG Study into the Emerging Sense of Agency in Early Infancy - Fig. 2

From Movement to Action: An EEG Study into the Emerging Sense of Agency in Early Infancy

by Dr. Lorijn Zaadnoordijk1 & Prof. Sabine Hunnius2 1Trinity College Dublin, Trinity Inst. of Neurosciences (TCIN), Dublin (Ireland 2Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour, Radboud University, Nijmegen (The Netherlands) Abstract In our publication “From movement to action: An EEG study into the emerging sense of agency in early infancy” we investigated whether 4-month-old infants…

EASYCAP: Fig 7: Cap with holders for actiCAP slim electrodes

Easycap EEG recording caps: An overview

by Falk Minow General Manager (Easycap GmbH)     Despite some interesting new developments in the area of EEG Recording Caps like sponge-and-saltwater-nets or dry-electrode-headsets, the majority of EEG research is still done with electrolyte-gel-filled-electrode-caps. Easycap manufactures caps with any channel number, any layout and for connection to any amplifier. This is not only for…

Tips for a better CapTrak experience

by Dr. Pedro M. R. Reis Scientific Consultant (Brain Products) Abstract Accurate source localization needs accurate electrode positions. With the CapTrak users can accurately and quickly acquire positions of all Brain Products active electrodes. However, a few things should be considered to ensure a quick and successful electrode localization. By understanding the basic concepts behind the…

Product Launch: actiCAP slim and actiCAP snap – The next generation active electrode system

by Dr. Thomas Emmerling Scientific Consultant (Brain Products) Since the release in 2005, the actiCAP has been widely adopted. Active electrodes have become the gold standard in research EEG – at least for applications where data quality is critical. The possibility to perform recordings at higher impedances using the active circuitry and the LED impedance…

NEW actiCAP and actiCHamp caps now with an improved and unified layout

by Lydia Timm, Ph.D. Scientific Consultant (Brain Products) As you know, Brain Products always endeavors to improve your research experience. We are continuously working on new product developments and innovative ideas to improve our existing products. Therefore we are pleased to announce that we have optimized the electrode layouts for our actiCAP and actiCHamp electrode…

Using resting state EEG to investigate long-term stability in children’s frontal EEG alpha asymmetry

by Barbara C. N. Müller1 & Markus Paulus2 1Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands 2Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich, Germany Address correspondence to Barbara Müller, Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, P.O. Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands, phone: +31(0)24 361 59 44, fax: +31(0)24 361 26 77, e-mail: B.Muller[at]bsi.ru.nl … Abstract In a…