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Miscellaneous Updates BCI+ Solutions by Brain Products: →  www.bci.plus Brain Products MoBI Award Winners 2018: →  www.mobi-award.com  Media Coverage: →  Videos / articles: “This is how research with VR could lead to intelligent prostheses” and “Book presentation: “Brainhacking – my brain belongs to me” by Miriam Meckel” Stay up to date at anytime and follow…

UCL-CNT Early Career Investigator Award in Neuroimaging Techniques 2017 presented

by Stefanie Rudrich Marketing Manager (Brain Products) On May 3, 2018 the “UCL-CNT Early Career Investigator Award in Neuroimaging Techniques 2017” was presented to Dr. Thomas Blacker at a seminar given by Dr. Jeff Duyn (NIH/NINDS) at the University College London’s (UCL) Center for Neuroimaging Techniques (CNT). The award, which was now presented for the…

Brain Products Conferences, Events and Workshops: September – November 2018

by Liam Scannell Event Manager (Brain Products)… Brain Products and our local distributors will be at the following events from September to November 2018. Please stop by, say hello and take the opportunity to meet our team, see our latest application solutions and discuss your research and neuroscience requirements. 19th World Congress of Psychophysiology in…

Using mobile EEG to assess the Bereitschaftspotential before 192-meter extreme bungee jumping

by Surjo R. Soekadar1 and Marius Nann1 1Applied Neurotechnology Laboratory Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy University Hospital of Tübingen Calwerstr. 14, 72076 Tübingen, Germany Acknowledgement This user research article summarizes our publication “To jump or not to jump: The Bereitschaftspotential required to jump into 192-meter abyss”, Marius Nann, Leonardo G. Cohen, Lüder Deecke, Surjo R. Soekadar, bioRxiv 255083; doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/255083. Short Abstract Self-initiated voluntary acts,…

Brain Products Young Scientist Award 2018 presented to Matthias Sperl, M.Sc.

by Dr. Alex Kreilinger Scientific Consultant (Brain Products) The annual meeting 2018 of the German Society for Basic and Applied Psychophysiology (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Psychophysiologie und ihre Anwendung, DGPA) took place in Gießen, Germany from May 31 to June 02. As usual, the so-called Psychologie und Gehirn (PuG) conference was well-attended, this time by more…

State-of-the-art Research EEG Facilities in Islamabad, Pakistan

by Prof. Dr. Stefan Debener, Neuropsychology Lab, University of Oldenburg, Germany and Dr. Awais Kamboh, Neuroinformatics Group, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, National University of Science and Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan For decades, Pakistan has been suffering from earthquakes, floods, poverty, political instability, a fragile infrastructure, terrorism and regional violence. Indeed, it has been…