EEG-TCNet: An Accurate Temporal Convolutional Network for Embedded Motor-Imagery Brain–Machine Interfaces

  title={EEG-TCNet: An Accurate Temporal Convolutional Network for Embedded Motor-Imagery Brain–Machine Interfaces},
  author={Thorir Mar Ingolfsson and Michael Hersche and Xiaying Wang and Nobuaki Kobayashi and Lukas Cavigelli and Luca Benini},
  journal={2020 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC)},
In recent years, deep learning (DL) has contributed significantly to the improvement of motor-imagery brain–machine interfaces (MI-BMIs) based on electroencephalography (EEG). While achieving high classification accuracy, DL models have also grown in size, requiring a vast amount of memory and computational resources. This poses a major challenge to an embedded BMI solution that guarantees user privacy, reduced latency, and low power consumption by processing the data locally. In this paper, we… 

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