It is rare for biological, physiological, chemical, electrical, or physical signals to be measured in the appropriate format for recording and interpretation. Usually, a signal must be conditioned to optimize it for both of these functions. This overview describes the fundamentals of signal filtering, how to prepare signals for A/D conversion, signal averaging to increase the signal-to-noise ratio, line frequency pickup (hum), peak-to-peak and rms noise measurements, blanking, audio monitoring, testing of electrodes and the common-mode rejection ratio.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Pages (from-to)||Unit 6.2|
|Journal||Current protocols in neuroscience / editorial board, Jacqueline N. Crawley ... [et al.]|
|State||Published - May 2001|
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