An optical brain computer interface for environmental control

@article{Ayaz2011AnOB,
  title={An optical brain computer interface for environmental control},
  author={Hasan Ayaz and Patricia A. Shewokis and Scott C. Bunce and Banu Onaral},
  journal={2011 Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society},
  year={2011},
  pages={6327-6330}
}
  • H. Ayaz, P. Shewokis, B. Onaral
  • Published 1 December 2011
  • Biology
  • 2011 Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society
A brain computer interface (BCI) is a system that translates neurophysiological signals detected from the brain to supply input to a computer or to control a device. Volitional control of neural activity and its real-time detection through neuroimaging modalities are key constituents of BCI systems. The purpose of this study was to develop and test a new BCI design that utilizes intention-related cognitive activity within the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex using functional near infrared (fNIR… 

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