HEGduino

by AlasKit

Brain blood flow biofeedback meets affordable IoT technology

Feb 12, 2020

Shipping Soon!

We’ve gotten our products into Crowd Supply’s hands. Existing orders are expected to ship in the next few weeks, so please ensure now that your shipping information is correct and up-to-date! Plus, details on software and more. Read the full update.


Dec 12, 2019

Firmware Fixed, Data Output UI, and First Kits Assembled

Helloooooooo everyone! Time for another long overdue update. We've been banging our head on a table for a couple weeks now trying to figure out what we messed up in our own firmware, but we finally fixed it. Now let's see some actual output from this thing! Read the full update.


Nov 19, 2019

Interviews: Pete van Deusen & Stephanie DuPont

Time to check in, and this time we have our first couple interviews to share! We talk to Pete van Deusen of Brain Trainer, and Stephanie DuPont of the Biofeedback Institute of Los Angeles (BILA). Read the full update.


Oct 24, 2019

A Big Thank You!

We made it, after a year+ we are here! Thank you all so much for your support, this is a big milestone for this project and will allow us to continue moving our ideas forward. Stay tuned, we have a lot of exciting things to share and can't wait to get you all involved! Read the full update.


Oct 21, 2019

Software update and a bit about 'Citizen Science'

The software is coming along great, while everything is still in pre-alpha or alpha. We have video, audio, and custom graphics-based feedback options. Also, I’d like to spend some time talking about a point of view that I came to value more over time and eventually found a passion in. Read the full update.


Oct 07, 2019

Progress Report

Hey everyone, Josh again. We've been hard at work on the front and back end functionality for the HEG. This includes improvements in the wiring, and we now have a pretty good working web demo with simple navigation. Read the full update.


Sep 24, 2019

State of the Code

Hey everyone! Thank you all so much for the support, encouragement, and collaboration! As of me writing this, we are 52% closer to moving a big dream forward! This project has been more than a year in the making and is riding on the heels of a long legacy of science and engineering, making this open platform possible. In this update we'll give you a quick run-down of the hardware functionality in its current state and what's coming in the future. Read the full update.


Sep 13, 2019

Campaign is Live!

We're proud to announce the launch of the crowdfunding campaign for the HEGduino kits! It's been a serious adventure just getting to this point, and we hope you all tag along for what's coming next. Read the full update.


$7,773 raised

of $3,600 goal

215% Funded! Order Below

Product Choices

$15

Just the Sensor

Thank you for your support! We'll send you a sensor PCB and parts! Use it in your own projects or as a weird bookmark! We'll provide schematics so you know how to connect it, too!


$35

HEG Kit

Your very own HEG biofeedback kit! Assembly required, including soldering, uploading the core program to the ESP32, and attaching it to the headband. Comes with our custom receiver and flexible sensor PCBs, an ADS1115, wire and connectors, resistors, 6 ft (2 m) micro-USB cord, some lead-free solder, and a headband. Available with either a WeMos Lolin32 V1.0.0 or an Adafruit Huzzah32 Feather.


$50

Assembled HEG

Start training your brain as soon as your HEG arrives! These are hand-assembled and tested by our team to run out-of-the box. Available with either the WeMos Lolin32 V1.0.0 or the Adafruit Huzzah32 Feather.

Credits

AlasKit

We are a ragtag team of engineers and optimists trying to make a difference in this cold, dark place called Alaska.


Joshua Brewster

Lead systems engineer and programmer

Eric Nichols

Lead physicist and adviser

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