Essays about: "brain activity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 129 essays containing the words brain activity.

  1. 1. Composition methods related to chemistry and biology

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Högskolan för scen och musik

    Author : Óscar Calatayud-Gómez; [2020-06-17]
    Keywords : Music composition; composition methods; biology; chemistry; Crystallization; DNA; Brain Activity;

    Abstract : This master thesis presents three different methods of composing music with someprocesses, concepts and models from the fields of chemistry and biology, in which I haveresearched theoretically and practically in order to obtain and to generate the musicalknowledge for this work.Historically, one of the ways of obtaining and creating musical material and musicalnetworks has been the connection of music with other fields, such as literature, sculptureor maths. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Effects of Motor and Cognitive Secondary Tasks on Brain Activity and Gait Performance

    University essay from Jönköping University/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation

    Author : Nina-Madeleine Farmer; [2020]
    Keywords : dual task; secondary task; gait performance; brain activity; fNIRS; EEG; intervention; physiotherapy;

    Abstract : In everyday life, the ability to perform two tasks simultaneously, dual task, is an omnipresent issue. There are several factors that can limit an individual’s ability to dual task, such as neurological pathologies, or physical disabilities. READ MORE

  3. 3. Analysis of Mouse Whisker Movement Synchronicity

    University essay from KTH/Medicinteknik och hälsosystem

    Author : Johanna Elisabeth de Voogel; [2020]
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    Abstract : In active sensing, sensory organs are actively controlled by the motor system to optimize stimuli acquisition. Coupling behaviour of animal models with electrophysiological signals could give us important insights in the workings of this active sensing in health and disease. In this work, a contribution is made towards this aim. READ MORE

  4. 4. An exploration of the neural correlates of turn-taking in spontaneous conversation

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för lingvistik

    Author : Ambika Kirkland; [2020]
    Keywords : Alpha suppression; conversation; electroencephalography EEG ; hyperscanning; mu rhythm; turn-taking; Alpha-suppression; elektroencefalografi EEG ; hyperscanning; mu-rytmen; samtal; turtagning;

    Abstract : This project added to the sparse body of research on the neural underpinnings of turn-taking with an electroencephalography (EEG) investigation of spontaneous conversation. Eighteen participants (3 male, 15 female, mean age 29. READ MORE

  5. 5. Do Nanoparticles Affect Neuronal Function? - Establishment of a Microelectrode-Based Assay

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Tillämpad biokemi

    Author : Markus Nylander; [2020]
    Keywords : Microelectrode array; gold nanoparticles; silver nanoparticles; immunocytochemistry; scanning electron microscopy; human neural progenitor cells; human induced pluripotent stem cells; applied biochemistry; tillämpad biokemi; Biology and Life Sciences; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Nanomaterials are used extensively in industry and daily life but comparatively little is known about the possible health effects. Silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) and gold nanoparticles (AuNPs) are two metal nanoparticles that have been intensively studied. READ MORE