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BCI effectiveness test through N400 replication study
Thomas Ousterhout: University of Copenhagen / Njalsgade 136, building 27, 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
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In an effort to test the ability of a commercial grade EEG headset to effectively measure the N400 ERP, a replication study was conducted to see if similar results could be produced as that which used a medical grade EEG. Pictures of meaningful and meaningless hand postures were borrowed from the author of the replicated study and subjects were required to perform a semantic discrimination task. The N400 was detected indicating semantic processing of the meaningfulness of the hand postures. The results corroborate those of the replication study and support the use of some commercial grade EEG headsets for non-critical research applications.

Proceedings of the 4th European and 7th Nordic Symposium on Multimodal Communication (MMSYM 2016), Copenhagen, 29-30 September 2016

Thomas Ousterhout
BCI effectiveness test through N400 replication study

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BCI effectiveness test through N400 replication study
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