H27 Facial EMG
This experiment will test a subject’s face muscle activities, especially the muscle corresponding with smiling and frowning, while the subject is exposed to a series of pictures or sounds.
- Identify and record the muscle activities from both the corrugator supercilii and the zygomaticus major muscles as the subject reviews different pictures.
- Observe changes in facial muscle response as the subject reviews different pictures.
Tasks Performed by the Student
- sit and relax and in front of the computer monitor and
watch a PowerPoint slideshow.
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