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List of grants awarded to fNIRS research by NIH…

Below is a list of NIH grants in the field of fNIRS in the past 10 years. The list is compiled by Peng Zheng...
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nirs2img, create an image file from NIRS data

I was asked where to get nirs2img script. Here it is. The download link is at the bottom of this article. nirs2img is to...
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Phrase frequency analysis on fNIRS hyperscanning with Stork Big…

In the previous blog, we have used Stork’s big analysis to analyze the literature of fNIRS. At that time, Stork only analyzed the frequency...
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NIRS_SPM 批处理成像的一个小改进

This is a guest post by Dr. Ning Liu from Stanford. 前些天 在用 NIRS_SPM批处理 做fNIRS脑图时,有几组数据总是报错(大约占总数的三分之一左右),总是说无法生成图像。 ??? Error using ==> image Error using ==> image...
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fNIRS overview by Stork’s Big Analysis

What’s the trend of fNIRS in brain research? Is the field growing or dying? Which country and which institute are the most productive? Who...
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Are the two balls of the same color?

Look at the two balls below. What colors are they? To me, the left ball is definitely blue, and the right one is green....
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NIRS People: Interview Dr Chunming Lu

Chunming Lu’s lab in Beijing Normal University has published a paper titled “Shared neural representations of syntax during online dyadic communication” in NeuroImage. This...
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Fix narginchk Error using SPM

Today I downloaded SPM 12 latest version, and when I tried to start it complained: Error using narginchk (line 10) too many input arguments...
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Interview with Drs. Chenbo Wang and Xianchun Li

A group of scientists in East China Normal University has published a paper earlier this month titled “Dynamic interpersonal neural synchronization underlying pain-induced cooperation...
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6 experiments you should do with NIRS (vs fMRI)

Let’s be frank. Compared to fMRI, NIRS has a number of intrinsic weaknesses. The signal to noise ratio is lower, the...
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