EE486 Winter 2015: Biomedical Signal Processing


Announcements
  • PS 6 due date extended to W 3/4.
  • Final exam is scheduled for Monday, March 16th at 10:45-13:15
  • Assignments and Solutions
    Data and Code
    Supplementary
    Other useful links
    • Matlab tutorial from Dave Ojika
    • MATLAB Tutorial
      Under "Tutorial Options", go through the following
      • MATLAB examples -> Getting Started with MATLAB
      • MATLAB examples -> Working in The Development Environment
      • MATLAB examples -> Writing a MATLAB program
      • MATLAB examples -> Basic Matrix Operations
      • Getting Started with MATLAB (User's Guide)

    Course outline

    Date Topic Reading Related Assignment
    M Jan 5 Course overview; biomedical signal processing applications Supplement: Intro lecture slides PS 1
    W Jan 7 Bioelectrical signals and noise in biomedical recordings Supplement: A) Neural action potential. B) Noise in biomedical signals. PS 1
    M Jan 12 Neuromotor control, EMG acquisition, and ensemble averaging Purves supplement on the neuromuscular system; Winter and Yack 1987 (focus on pp. 402-405); Shiavi 1981 Sections 1, 2.1-2.2 PS2
    W Jan 14 Ensemble averaging Winter and Yack 1987 (focus on pp. 402-405); PS 2
    M Jan 19 MLK, Jr. Day
    W Jan 21 Ensemble averaging; Motor evoked potentials Scivoletto et al 2009; Iyer et al 2010 PS 2; PS 3
    M Jan 26 Motor evoked potentials Scivoletto et al 2009; Iyer et al 2010 PS 3
    W Jan 28 MEPs, H Reflex, and recruitment curves Graupe 1989, Kim et al. 2009 (focus on Introduction and Methods B)PG/PS Controller); PS 3
    M Feb 2 NMES and EMG envelope detection Peckham 2005 (focus on INTRODUCTION and PHYSIOLOGICAL AND TECHNOLOGICAL PRINCIPLES OF FES sections), Braz et al. 2009 PS 4
    W Feb 4 EMG envelope detection Winter and Yack 1987; Shiavi 1987 PS 4
    M Feb 9 EEG acquisition; EEG sources and rhythms Supplements on EEG sources and fields; EEG rhythms; Wolpaw et al. 1998 PS 5
    W Feb 11 Midterm exam
    M Feb 16 Power spectral density Supplement on EEG rhythms; Wolpaw et al. 1998; Supplement on PSD PS 5
    M Feb 23 Frequency filters Supplement on Fourier transforms PS 6
    W Feb 25 IIR filters Supplement on Fourier transforms; Schilling and Harris supplement on digital filters PS 6
    M Mar 2 Frequency filters Timmerman et al; Hauptman et al. slides on Pathological oscillations in Parkinson's disease and effect of DBS PS 6
    W Mar 4 DBS cognitive side effects and EEG event related potentials Hanslmyer et al.; Schak et al.; Kovacs et al. PS 7
    M Mar 9 EEG ERPs and rereferencing Hanslmyer et al.; Schak et al.; Kovacs et al. PS 7
    W Mar 11 EEG ERPs and rereferencing Hanslmyer et al.; Schak et al.; Kovacs et al. PS 7