Hey, I got a message from InteraXon, a "thought controlled computing"
company, they are looking for volunteers to participate in a mediation /
brain waves study. Thought it might be of interest to quantified self
members. You'll get to see what your EEG brainwaves look like. Read
below for full details.
Dear Quantified Self member,
Do you know what meditation can do for you? Are you curious to know what
your brainwaves look like?
We, here at InteraXon, design thought-controlled technology and are
conducting a study to examine the psychophysiological benefits of
meditation and to correlate these benefits to EEG brain data. This will
give us a deeper understanding about the attitudes and behaviours around
The study is conducted at our offices in Toronto at 160 John St. We
would want participants to come in for 10 sessions as consecutively as
possible over a period of 2-3 weeks excluding weekends (timing is
flexible). Each session will last for about 40 minutes, during which
some control experiments and a 20 minute meditation session will be
conducted while your brainwaves are being monitored and recorded using a
We are currently in the process of recruiting volunteers and we
encourage all to participate, beginners and advanced meditators alike.
If you are interested, please contact us at [address removed].
The Meditation Team