VREF, excitation voltage and reference voltage refer to the same concept. This is the voltage the DA100C series amplifier provides for connected transducers that need to be powered. The excitation voltage level (peak-to-peak, i.e. the absolute difference between the value for VREF- and VREF+) will influence the readings obtained from the transducer. Therefore, this voltage must be known for the purposes of calibration. The Reference Calibrator for DA100C (REFCAL) can be used. The REFCAL plugs into the DA100C and directs the reference voltage setting to the DA100C output. The REFCAL makes it very easy to adjust the reference voltage of the DA100C to suit your transducer. Alternatively, a voltmeter can be used.
Early bird savings extended! T4: Tools, Trends, Techniques, and Technology Monday, July 24, 2017 – Wednesday, July 26, 2017 Join BIOPAC for three days of hands-on, small-group human physiology workshops, presented by renowned experts, on the beautiful University of California at Santa Barbara campus in Santa Barbara, California, USA. Who should attend Anyone who records and […]
BIOPAC provides software and hardware that allow for research teams to record and analyze respiration activity in physiological experimentation. Here are a few notable studies in monitoring respiration and cardiovascular activity. The coupling between peripheral microcirculation and slow breathing: The purpose of this study was to investigate the coupling of breathing movements and microcirculatory blood […]
CBS News | 60 Minutes | Brain Hacking APRIL 9, 2017| Why can’t we stop looking at our smartphones? And are the designers of the apps and content on them using brain science to keep us hooked? Anderson Cooper reports. BIOPAC users Larry D. Rosen, Ph.D. and Nancy A. Cheever, Ph.D. from California State […]