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The Theoretical Basis of Iterative Distributed Solutions to the Biomagnetic Inverse Problem

  • R. Hasson
  • S. J. Swithenby
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This paper aims to clarify the theoretical hasis of iterative distributed solutions [1,2,3] to the biomagnetic inverse problem. A rationale for employing this technique is that it should produce more focal activity than the Standard minimum norm algorithm [4]. We try to clarify the meaning of the images produced by deriving a precise functional that is minimised.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Hasson
    • 1
  • S. J. Swithenby
    • 1
  1. 1.The Open UniversityMilton KeynesUK

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