Learning to Decode Cognitive States from Brain Images

  title={Learning to Decode Cognitive States from Brain Images},
  author={Tom M. Mitchell and Rebecca A. Hutchinson and Radu Stefan Niculescu and Francisco Pereira and Xuerui Wang and Marcel Adam Just and Sharlene D. Newman},
  journal={Machine Learning},
Over the past decade, functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) has emerged as a powerful new instrument to collect vast quantities of data about activity in the human brain. A typical fMRI experiment can produce a three-dimensional image related to the human subject's brain activity every half second, at a spatial resolution of a few millimeters. As in… CONTINUE READING