A theoretical model of phase transitions in the human brain

  title={A theoretical model of phase transitions in the human brain},
  author={Viktor Jirsa and R. Friedrich and H. Haken and J. Kelso},
  journal={Biological Cybernetics},
An experiment using a multisensor SQUID (superconducting quantum interference device) array was performed by Kelso and colleagues (1992) which combined information from three different sources: perception, motor response, and brain signals. When an acoustic stimulus frequency is changed systematically, a spontaneous transition in coordination occurs at a critical frequency in both motor behavior and brain signals. Qualitatively analogous transitions are known for physical and biological systems… Expand
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