Scientific Publications

BrainSigns has published on the international scientific literature many scientific works relating to the application of electroencephalography in Mental Workload.

Mental Workload

  • Sebastiani, M., Di Flumeri, G., Aricò, P., Sciaraffa, N., Babiloni, F., & Borghini, G. (2020). Neurophysiological Vigilance Characterisation and Assessment: Laboratory and Realistic Validations Involving Professional Air Traffic Controllers. Brain Sciences, 10(1), 48. 
  • Di Flumeri G., De Crescenzio F., Berberian B., Ohneiser O., Kramer J., Aricò P., Borghini G., Babiloni F., Bagassi S., Piastra S. (2019). BCI-based adaptive automation to prevent Out-Of-The-Loop phenomenon in Air Traffic Controllers dealing with highly automated systems. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 
  • Aricò P., Reynal M., Di Flumeri G., Borghini G., Sciaraffa N., Imbert J.P., Hurter C., Terenzi M., Ferreira A., Pozzi S., Betti V., Marucci M., Telea A., Babiloni F. (2019). How neurophysiological measures can be used to enhance the evaluation of remote tower solutions. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 
  • Di Flumeri, G., Aricò, P., Borghini, G., Sciaraffa, N., Di Florio, A., & Babiloni, F. (2019). The Dry Revolution: Evaluation of Three Different EEG Dry Electrode Types in Terms of Signal Spectral Features, Mental States Classification and Usability. Sensors, 19(6), 1365. 
  • Borghini, G., Aricò, P., Di Flumeri, G., Sciaraffa, N., & Babiloni, F. (2019). Correlation and Similarity between Cerebral and Non-Cerebral Electrical Activity for User’s States Assessment. Sensors, 19(3), 704. 
  • Di Flumeri, G., Borghini, G., Aricò, P., Sciaraffa, N., Lanzi, P., Pozzi, S., Vignali, V., Lantieri, C., Bichicchi, A., Simone, A., & Babiloni, F. (2019). EEG-Based Mental Workload Assessment During Real Driving: A Taxonomic Tool for Neuroergonomics in Highly Automated Environments. In Neuroergonomics (pp. 121-126). Academic Press. 
  • Di Flumeri, G., Borghini, G., Aricò, P., Sciaraffa, N., Lanzi, P., Pozzi, S., Vignali, V., Lantieri, C., Bichicchi, A., Simone, A., & Babiloni, F. (2018). EEG-based mental workload neurometric to evaluate the impact of different traffic and road conditions in real driving settings. Frontiers in human neuroscience, 12, 509. 
  • Aricò, P., Borghini, G., Di Flumeri, G., Sciaraffa, N., & Babiloni, F. (2018). Passive BCI beyond the lab: current trends and future directions. Physiological measurement, 39(8), 08TR02. 
  • "Passive BCI in Operational Environments: Insights, Recent Advances and Future trends P Arico, G Borghini, G Di Flumeri, N Sciaraffa, A Colosimo and F Babiloni IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 64, 7. 2017"
  • "A new perspective for the training assessment: machine-learning-based neurometric for augmented user’s evaluation G Borghini, P Aricò, G Di Flumeri, N Sciaraffa, MT Herrero, A Bezerianos, A Colosimo and F Babiloni. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 11: 325. 2017"
  • "EEG-based cognitive control behaviour assessment: an ecological study with professional air traffic controllers G Borghini, P Aricò, G Di Flumeri, G Cartocci, A Colosimo, S Bonelli, and F Babiloni. Scientific reports, 7: 547. 2017"
  • "Human factors and neurophysiological metrics in air traffic control: a critical review P Aricò, G Borghini, G Di Flumeri, S Bonelli, A Golfetti, I Graziani, S Pozzi, and F Babiloni. IEEE Reviews in biomedical engineering, PP, 99. 2017"
  • Sciaraffa, N., Borghini, G., Aricò, P., Di Flumeri, G., Colosimo, A., Bezerianos, A., Thakor, N., & Babiloni, F. (2017). Brain interaction during cooperation: Evaluating local properties of multiple-brain network. Brain sciences, 7(7), 90. 
  • Aricò, P., Borghini, G., Di Flumeri, G., Colosimo, A., Bonelli, S., Golfetti, A., ... & Babiloni, F. (2016). Adaptive automation triggered by EEG-based mental workload index: a passive brain-computer interface application in realistic air traffic control environment. Frontiers in human neuroscience, 10. 
  • Modica E, Rossi D, Cherubino P, Trettel A, Kong W, Borghini G, Babiloni F, Aricò P, Colosimo A, Vecchiato G, Maglione A G. On the use of cerebral and emotional measurements for the evaluation of workload during car driving. International Journal of Bioelectromagnetism Vol. 18, No. 2,pp.53-59, 2016. 
  • P. Aricò, G. Borghini, G. Di Flumeri, A. Colosimo, S. Pozzi, F. Babiloni. A passive Brain-Computer Interface (p-BCI) application for the mental workload assessment on professional Air Traffic Controllers (ATCOs) during realistic ATC tasks. Progress in brain research (in press, 2016)
  • Di Flumeri, G., Borghini, G., Aricò, P., Colosimo, A., Pozzi, S., Bonelli, S., Golfetti, A., Kong, W., & Babiloni, F. (2015). On the use of cognitive neurometric indexes in aeronautic and air traffic management environments. In Symbiotic Interaction (pp. 45-56). Springer International Publishing.
  • G. Borghini, P.Aricò, I. Graziani, Y. Sun, F. Taya, A. Bezerianos, N.V. Thakor and F. Babiloni. “Quantitative assessment of the training improvement in a motor-cognitive task by using EEG, ECG and EOG signals”. Brain Topography journal, 2015.
  • Di Flumeri, G., Borghini, G., Aricò, P., Colosimo, A., Pozzi, S., Bonelli, S., Golfetti, A., & Babiloni, F. Mental workload evaluation of ATCOs during ecological ATM scenarios. Italian Journal of Aerospace Medicine (IJASM), n. 13, 2015. (Winner of the prize for the best research in the ATC field at the Italian national congress of aerospatial medicine - AIMAS 2015)
  • Borghini, G., Vecchiato, G., Aricò, P., Graziani, I., Maglione, A. G., Cherubino, P., & Babiloni, F. (2015). Investigation of the effect of EEG-BCI on the simultaneous execution of flight simulation and attentional tasks. Medical & biological engineering & computing
  • P. Aricò, G. Borghini, I. Graziani, J.P. Imbert, G. Granger, R. Benhacene, S. Pozzi, L. Napoletano, G. Di Flumeri, A. Colosimo, F. Babiloni. Air-Traffic-Controllers (ATCo): Neurophysiological analysis of training and workload. Italian Journal of Aerospace in Medicine (IJASM), Jan 2015. (Winner of the prize for the best research in the ATC field at the Italian national congress of aerospatial medicine - AIMAS 2014)
  • P. Aricò, G. Borghini, I. Graziani, J.P. Imbert, G. Granger, R. Benhacene, S. Pozzi, L. Napoletano and F. Babiloni, “ATCo: neurophysiological analysis of the training and of the workload”. Journal of Aerospace Medicine. May, 2014. (Winner of the prize for the best research in the ATC field at the Italian national congress of aeronautical and aero-spatial medicine).
  • W. Kong, W. Lin, F. Babiloni, S. Hu and G. Borghini. “Investigating Drivers Fatigue versus Alert by Granger Causality Network". Journal name: Sensors, Submitted to section: Physical Sensors. December 2014.
  • W. Kong, Z. Zhou, F. Babiloni, S. Hu, G. Dai, J. Zhang and G. Borghini. “Assessment of driving fatigue based on intra/inter-region phase synchronization". IEEE Transactions on Human-Machine Systems. December 2014.
  • G. Borghini, P. Arico’, F. Taya, Y. Sun, A. Bezerianos, S. Salinari, F. Cincotti, N. Thakor and F. Babiloni. “Enhanced stability of EEG-based mental workload detection: a machine learning approach". Submitted for publication on Journal of Neural Engineering, November 2014.
  • P. Aricò, G. Borghini, I. Graziani, F. Bianchini, F. Cincotti and F. Babiloni. “A brain computer interface system for the online evaluation of ATCs’ workload”. Italian Journal Of Aerospace Medicine. In press. June, 2013.
  • G. Borghini, G. Vecchiato, V. Ponzo, G. Koch, R. Isabella, 2012. Improving flight simulation performance by using tDCS stimulation. International Journal of Bioelectromagnetism. Vol. 14 (2), pp. 108 – 114.
  • G. Borghini, L. Astolfi, G. Vecchiato, D. Mattia, F. Babiloni, 2012. Measuring neurophysiological signals in aircraft pilots and car drivers for the assessment of mental workload, fatigue and drowsiness. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. 2012 Oct 30. pii: S0149-7634(12)00170-4. doi: 10.1016/j.neubiorev.2012.10.003.
  • G. Borghini, R. Isabella, G. Vecchiato, J. Toppi, L. Astolfi, C. Caltagirone and F. Babiloni, 2012. A Flight history from a cognitive point of view: Novices versus Experts. Italian journal of aerospace medicine, 5: 34, pp. 34 – 47. (Prize for the best work in the Aerospace Medicine during the 2nd scientific prize “I Guidoniani”).
  • F. De Vico Fallani, J. Toppi, C. Di Lanzo, G. Vecchiato, L. Astolfi, G. Borghini, D. Mattia, F. Cincotti and F. Babiloni, 2011. Redundancy in functional brain connectivity from EEG recordings . International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos. 2012; 22, 1250158 (2012) [8 pages]. DOI: 10.1142/S0218127412501581.
  • G. Borghini, 2012. Integrating cognitive and psychological methods in pilots training. Sicurezza del Volo, Vol. 293, pp. 2- 9.
  • G. Borghini, 2011. Brainshield: HREEG study of perceived pilot mental workload. Italian journal of aerospace medicine. July 2011; 5.
  • F. De Vico Fallani, L. da Fontoura Costa, F. Aparecido Rodriguez, L. Astolfi, G. vecchiato, J. Toppi, G. Borghini, F. Cincotti, D. Mattia, S. Salinari, R. Isabella and F. Babiloni, 2010. A graph‐theoretical approach in brain functional networks. Possible implications in EEG studies. Nonlinear Biomed Phys. Vol. 4 (Suppl 1); S8. Published online 2010 June 3. DOI: 10.1186/1753-4631-4-S1-S8.

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