Today we are featuring a fascinating patent by NeuroSky, coupling an audio headphone set system with EEG signal detection.
U.S. Patent No. 8,271,075: Audio headset with bio-signal sensors
- Assignee(s): NeuroSky, Inc.
- Inventor(s): Cheng‑I Chuang, KooHyoung Lee
- Technology Category: EEG
- Issue Date: September 18, 2012
The ‘075 patent couples an audio headphone set system with EEG signal detection by integrating an EEG sensor (item 15 in the illustrative image) into the audio earpiece to establish a sensing headset that is unlikely to cause discomfort or otherwise detract from the audio headphone user’s experience. [Read more…] about Want a music system that lifts you up when you’re feeling down? Meet this audio headset with bio-signal sensors (key neurotech patent #48)