Introduction to fMRI

Title Presenter Notes Slides Material
Data Acquisition Tibor Auer This talk covers some essential physical and physiological background of the BOLD contrast. PDF
Pre-Processing Tibor Auer This talk covers theoretical and practical bases of preprocessing of fMRI data. It also highlights some useful diagnostic visualisations to ensure data and pipeline quality. PDF
Single subject analysis using GLM Tibor Auer This talk covers the basic principles of single-subject design focusing on how it is implemented in SPM. The main topics are: design matrix, contrasts, statistical inference and the issue of multiple comparisons. PDF
Group Statistics Tibor Auer After a short recap of the GLM, which is the basis of the group analysis, as well; we will review some example designs. The main topics are: fixed and random effects, repeated measures, ANOVA, ANCOVA. PDF