Re: Tools for Mind Exploration

Anders Sandberg (
Tue, 8 Apr 1997 12:12:58 +0200 (MET DST)

On Mon, 7 Apr 1997, Robert Schrader wrote:

> I'm trying to build a brain wave monitor (eeg) on my PC. I've got
> most of the circuitry and the software worked out, but I could use
> advice on electrodes.
> Most medical supply houses simply cannot cope with a designer who
> doesn't know all the jargon and part numbers - they seem incapable
> of telling me what their products /do/. Any advice? Does anyone
> on this list work in a hospital?

Well, I'm also trying to build an eeg system (the Brainmaster), and I'm
currently taking a course in medical technology dealing with biosignals.
I'm hardly an expert, but I'm at least studying the area (although from a
rather theoretical standpoint; I get nervous when people start talking
about impendances).

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