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3T Ancillary Equipment

Presentation Computers

Rack of computers and equipment used for presentations 

Computer Screen

  • Presentation Computers:
    • 2x Windows 10 (1803) Dell Precision 5820 rack mounted workstations with Intel Quad Core Processors, GeForce GTX 1060 3GB Graphics Cards
    • Supports E-Prime 2 and E-Prime 3 (Eprime 3 is strongly preferred).
    • One workstation is dual booted with Ubuntu 18.04.
    • 13-inch, mid 2012 Macbook Air, running OSX 10.8.5 to support MIST and MATLAB 2012a running Psychtoolbox 3.0.12. Used for legacy experiments.
    • Connected to Projection system, button response boxes, eyetracker, MRI audio system, triggers from MRI scanner  

Hyperion Projector

Hyperion Projector

Current Designs 932 Button Boxes

932 interface
  • Primary MRI subject response system is the Pyka handpad, which can be used in either left or right hand
  • Simple USB-HID interface, sub 1ms latency
  • FORP Pyka 

FORP Pyka

  • Additional handpads for specific studies
    • Two Button Blue Yellow Response Pad

Two Button Blue Yellow Response Pad

 

MRA fMRI Button Box

MRA fMRI Button Box

BrainLogics BRU

BrainLogics BRU

  • BrainLogics Button Response System (Series 1).
  • Five button MR-compatible keypads used to record participant responses.
  • One left hand and one right hand unit.
  • Left hand and right hand non-MR compatible button response simulators are also available for patient training.
  • This system is END-OF-LIFE and is only used for legacy experiments. ALL new experiments should use the 932 Pyka.

Avotec Audio System

Avotec Audio System

  • Avotec Audio System
  • Used to communicate with subjects inside MRI scanner, can also play music, audio stimulus, and record vocal responses.

Biopac

Bio Pac

  • Preferred system for mri-compatible physiological monitoring of respiration rate (chest strap), heart rate (pulse plethysmograph or EKG), and Electrodermal affect (EDA)
  • Dedicated Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon laptop (Windows 10 1803) is used for Biopac acquisition using Acknowledge 4.4

MP150 Unit

Biopac MP150

Siemens Physio Monitors

Siemens Physio Monitors

  • Siemens Bluetooth Physiological Monitors.
    • Four lead ECG.
    • Pulse oximetry.
    • Respiratory waveforms.
  • Physiological data can be monitored in real time and recorded for analysis making modification to Siemens sequences IDEA.
  • Gating of MRI sequences using physiological data is also possible.

Eyelink 1000 Eyetracker

Eyelink 1000 Eyetracker

 

  • MR-compatible eye tracking camera from Eyelink.
  • Long range mount configuration

View additional information from the vendor (PDF).

Magstim TMS

Magstim TMS