Problems Associated with Dimensional Analysis of Electroencephalogram Data

  • S. P. Layne
  • G. Mayer-Kress
  • J. Holzfuss
Part of the Springer Series in Synergetics book series (SSSYN, volume 32)

Abstract

We begin with a basic introduction to the electroencephalogram and discuss some of the EEG’s clinical uses. Next we introduce a practical application of dimensional analysis to the EEG by asking the question: How does the “dimension” of the EEG change with general anesthesia? Finally we discuss major problems associated with dimensional analysis of the EEG.

Keywords

Entropy Attenuation Respiration Cocaine Amphetamine 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. P. Layne
    • 1
  • G. Mayer-Kress
    • 1
  • J. Holzfuss
    • 1
  1. 1.Center for Nonlinear StudiesLos Alamos National LaboratoryLos AlamosUSA

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