Essays about: "inferior frontal gyrus"

Found 4 essays containing the words inferior frontal gyrus.

  1. 1. AM I FUNNY NOW? : The Neurological Basis of Humor Styles

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Elin Hirche; [2019]
    Keywords : Humor; Humor styles; Affiliative humor; Self-enhancing humor; Aggressive humor; Self-defeating humor;

    Abstract : The present thesis will provide an overview of how the four humor styles, affiliative, self-enhancing, aggressive, and self-defeating humor, are connected to different brain areas. The thesis will also include an overview of how humor in general, and especially three factors of humor including, processing, appreciation, and comprehension is connected to different brain areas. READ MORE

  2. 2. Graphical user interface for evaluation of knee proprioception and how it is affected by an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury- a functional brain imaging study : Ett grafiskt användargränssnitt för utvärdering av knäproprioception och hur det påverkas av en korsbandsskada - en funktionell magnetresonanstomografisk studie

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för fysikUmeå universitet/Institutionen för strålningsvetenskaper

    Author : Wallgren Johan; [2018]
    Keywords : Proprioception; fmri; acl; anterior cruciate ligament injury; brain imaging; mri; knee injury; BOLD; SPM;

    Abstract : There is a big risk that neuroreceptors located in the knee, responsible for our proprioceptive ability, are damaged after an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury occurs. This may cause miscommunication between the neuroreceptors and motoric function in the brain. READ MORE

  3. 3. Speech Comprehension : Theoretical approaches and neural correlates

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Magnus Roos; [2015]
    Keywords : Language; speech comprehension; dual-route processing model; trace model; superior temporal gyrus; inferior frontal gyrus; N400; P600;

    Abstract : This review has examined the spatial and temporal neural activation of speech comprehension. Six theories on speech comprehension were selected and reviewed. The most fundamental structures for speech comprehension are the superior temporal gyrus, the fusiform gyrus, the temporal pole, the temporoparietal junction, and the inferior frontal gyrus. READ MORE

  4. 4. Effects of training of visuospatialworking memory on EEG

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för datavetenskap och kommunikation (CSC)

    Author : Peter Hedman; [2013]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The purpose of the paper is to see if there is any statistical correlation between improvements in Visuospatial working memory (vsWM) tasks and cognitive signals that can be measured by electroencephalography (EEG). It utilizes and describes several techniques to filter out noise from the EEG data. READ MORE