Chapter 1: Recording and Editing Raw EEG and Artifact Detection (2 hours)



Recognizing artifact (false alterations of EEG data) is one of the most essential skills in EEG analysis. This chapter will cover artifacting etiquette to ensure the best possible recording, as well as the identification of:

  • Muscle artifact
  • Eye blink and eye movement artifact
  • Glossokinetic artifact
  • Drowsiness artifact
  • Sweat artifacts
  • EKG and pulse artifacts
  • Salt Bridge Artifacts
  • Electrode and Equipment artifacts
  • Environmental Noise artifacts
  • Medication “artifacts”