In-Ear EEG From Viscoelastic Generic Earpieces: Robust and Unobtrusive 24/7 Monitoring

@article{Goverdovsky2016InEarEF,
  title={In-Ear EEG From Viscoelastic Generic Earpieces: Robust and Unobtrusive 24/7 Monitoring},
  author={Valentin Goverdovsky and David Looney and Preben Kidmose and Danilo P. Mandic},
  journal={IEEE Sensors Journal},
  year={2016},
  volume={16},
  pages={271-277}
}
We introduce a novel in-ear sensor which satisfies key design requirements for wearable electroencephalography (EEG)-it is discreet, unobtrusive, and capable of capturing high-quality brain activity from the ear canal. Unlike our initial designs, which utilize custom earpieces and require a costly and time-consuming manufacturing process, we here introduce the generic earpieces to make ear-EEG suitable for immediate and widespread use. Our approach represents a departure from silicone earmoulds… 

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