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The sensorium

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Tags: Human computer interaction (HCI), Life and medical sciences, Machine learning

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Pointers

Book: The Mind

Richard M. Restak, Bantam Books (1988)
Combining neuroscience and psychology, Richard M. Restak’s in-depth study of the mind’s workings examines the brain’s functioning and functions, probing

Jargon

EM

Electron Microscope: A technology that uses a beam of electrons to illuminate and magnify a subject with far greater resolution than normal optical microscopes.

fMRI

Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging: A noninvasive form of BCI that measures the change in blood flow in regions of a subject’s brain and/or spinal cord.

HCI

Human-Computer Interaction: a subfield of computer science