Brain wave synchronization and entrainment to periodic acoustic stimuli

  title={Brain wave synchronization and entrainment to periodic acoustic stimuli},
  author={U. Will and Eric Berg},
  journal={Neuroscience Letters},
  • U. Will, Eric Berg
  • Published 2007
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Neuroscience Letters
  • As known, different brainwave frequencies show synchronies related to different perceptual, motor or cognitive states. Brainwaves have also been shown to synchronize with external stimuli with repetition rates of ca. 10-40 Hz. However, not much is known about responses to periodic auditory stimuli with periodicities found in human rhythmic behavior (i.e. 0.5-5 Hz). In an EEG study we compared responses to periodic stimulations (drum sounds and clicks with repetition rates of 1-8 Hz), silence… CONTINUE READING
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