University of Surrey

Test tubes in the lab Research in the ATI Dance Research

Steady-State Movement Related Potentials for Brain Computer Interfacing

Nazarpour, K, Praamstra, P, Miall, RC and Sanei, S (2009) Steady-State Movement Related Potentials for Brain Computer Interfacing IEEE Transaction on Biomedical Engineering, 56 (8). pp. 2004-2013.

[img]
Preview
PDF
Steady-State Movement Related Potentials for.pdf
Available under License : See the attached licence file.

Download (671kB)
[img]
Preview
PDF (licence)
SRI_deposit_agreement.pdf

Download (33kB)

Abstract

An approach for brain-computer interfacing (BCI) by analysis of steady-state movement related potentials (ssMRPs) produced during rhythmic finger movements is proposed in this paper. The neurological background of ssMRPs is briefly reviewed. Averaged ssMRPs represent the development of a lateralized rhythmic potential, and the energy of the EEG signals at the finger tapping frequency can be used for single-trial ssMRP classification. The proposed ssMRP-based BCI approach is tested using the classic Fisher's linear discriminant classifier. Moreover, the influence of the current source density transform on the performance of BCI system is investigated. The averaged correct classification rates (CCRs) as well as averaged information transfer rates (ITRs) for different sliding time windows are reported. Reliable single-trial classification rates of 88%-100% accuracy are achievable at relatively high ITRs. Furthermore, we have been able to achieve CCRs of up to 93% in classification of the ssMRPs recorded during imagined rhythmic finger movements. The merit of this approach is in the application of rhythmic cues for BCI, the relatively simple recording setup, and straightforward computations that make the real-time implementations plausible.

Item Type: Article
Authors :
AuthorsEmailORCID
Nazarpour, KUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Praamstra, PUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Miall, RCUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Sanei, SUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Date : 2009
Identification Number : 10.1109/TBME.2009.2021529
Depositing User : Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited : 11 Mar 2013 10:17
Last Modified : 23 Sep 2013 19:57
URI: http://epubs.surrey.ac.uk/id/eprint/744122

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item

Downloads

Downloads per month over past year


Information about this web site

© The University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XH, United Kingdom.
+44 (0)1483 300800