Open Science Research Excellence
@article{(International Science Index):http://waset.org/publications/9996604,
  title    = {Review of Surface Electromyogram Signals: Its Analysis and Applications},
  author    = {Anjana Goen and  D. C. Tiwari},
  country   = {India},
  institution={School of Studies in Electronics},
  abstract  = {Electromyography (EMG) is the study of muscles function through analysis of electrical activity produced from muscles. This electrical activity which is displayed in the form of signal is the result of neuromuscular activation associated with muscle contraction. The most common techniques of EMG signal recording are by using surface and needle/wire electrode where the latter is usually used for interest in deep muscle. This paper will focus on surface electromyogram (SEMG) signal. During SEMG recording, several problems had to been countered such as noise, motion artifact and signal instability. Thus, various signal processing techniques had been implemented to produce a reliable signal for analysis. SEMG signal finds broad application particularly in biomedical field. It had been analyzed and studied for various interests such as neuromuscular disease, enhancement of muscular function and human-computer interface.
},
    journal   = {International Journal of Electrical, Computer, Energetic, Electronic and Communication Engineering},  volume    = {7},
  number    = {11},
  year      = {2013},
  pages     = {1429 - 1437},
  ee        = {http://waset.org/publications/9996604},
  url       = {http://waset.org/Publications?p=83},
  bibsource = {http://waset.org/Publications},
  issn      = {eISSN:1307-6892},
  publisher = {World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology},
  index     = {International Science Index 83, 2013},
}