Izvestiya, Atmospheric and Oceanic Physics

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Using psychophysiological indices to estimate the effect of cosmophysical factors (Review)

  • N. I. KhorsevaEmail author


This review first summarizes estimates of the functional response of the central nervous system (CNS) to variations in cosmophysical factors using different psychophysiological indices (electrical activity of the brain, sensorimotor and motor reactions, and higher mental functions such as attention and memory). We analyze the applicability of information technologies to record different physiological parameters.


cosmophysical factors geomagnetic activity central nervous system psychophysiological indices electrical activity of the brain sensorimotor reactions attention memory information technologies 


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  1. 1.Emanuel Institute of Biochemical PhysicsRussian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia
  2. 2.Space Research InstituteRussian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia

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