Category: Online Publication
Source Date: 12/8/2016
Source Name: Medical Press
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For the first time, information retrieval is possible with the help of EEG interpreted with machine learning. In a study conducted by the Helsinki Institute for Information Technology (HIIT) and the Centre of Excellence in Computational Inference (COIN), laboratory test subjects read the introductions of Wikipedia articles of their own choice. During the reading session, the test subjects’ EEG was recorded, and the readings were then used to model which key words the subjects found interesting.