[FieldTrip] axial gradiometers vs planar gradient

Tom Holroyd tomh at kurage.nimh.nih.gov
Wed Sep 28 17:48:18 CEST 2016

On Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:02:39 +0200
Jose <joseluisblues at gmail.com> wrote:

> dear fieldtrip community,
> I'm working with CTF MEG data,
> I have a confusion regarding the use of the (pure) axial gradiometers and
> the synthetic planar gradients,

If you are doing source localization, there is no reason to convert to planar. It can only degrade the data, because it is an interpolation.

Dr. Tom
"A man of genius makes no mistakes. His errors are volitional and
are the portals of discovery." -- James Joyce

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