Cognionics introduces CGX, its new operating division.

January 2019

Cognionics awarded Navy Phase II SBIR to design advanced in-ear EEG systems

June 2018

May 19, 2018

April 25, 2018

April 19, 2018


April 18, 2018


NEW Demonstration video for Mobile-128 device! Check it out on our Mobile-128 or videos page.

February 28, 2018

NEW Demonstration video for AIM Gen2. Check it out on our videos page.

February 20, 2018

January 8, 2018

Cognionics moves to new 8,000 square foot facility at 8445 Camino Santa Fe Drive, Suite 104. 

August 17, 2017

Cognionics awarded grant to work on unobtrusive neurotechnology and HCI for enhanced learning.

August 8, 2017

New demonstration! Our new video in the "Videos" page shows how quickly our headsets recover from rTMS. 

June 26, 2017

Cognionics selected for Phase II STTR to develop a circadian rythm monitoring device

June 6, 2016

Cognionics selected for Phase I STTR to develop a stress/strain monitoring device

December 23, 2016

Introducing the New Quick-30 Dry EEG Headset

November 15, 2016

Introducing the 2nd Generation Quick-20 Dry EEG Headset

November 15, 2016

Cognionics awarded Phase I STTR to develop a wearable circadian monitoring device

October 1, 2016

This is your Brain(wave) on Technology — PC Magazine

March 8, 2016

Mike Chi and the First Portable EEG Headset - 

January 21, 2016

Cognionics is Monitoring The Human Brain In Real Life

Cognionics Portable, Dry EEG Could Change the Way We Monitor Brain Activity 

January 13, 2016

Cognionics recognized as one of key players in Global Medical Electrodes Market.

October 2, 2016

Cognionics EEG Headsets made possible with Taulman’s 3D Printing Materials.

August 27, 2015

Listening is the new performing with Cognionics EEG Headsets

June 21, 2015

Cognionics key figure in Catching the Brain Wave.

March 15, 2015

Demonstration Video: Real-time P300 speller using Cognionics dry EEG headset.

January 19, 2015

Cognionics Acquisition software now includes support for a simple and robust real-time streaming API via LabStreamingLayer. Raw EEG can be sent directly to MATLAB or custom applications written in C, C++, C#, Java, Python and more.

January 2, 2015

New Product: The Quick-20 Dry EEG Headset is now ready for release. It is an advanced system optimized for ease-of-use, comfort and high signal quality in mobile and real-world settings. The system supports up to the full 10-20 array and includes active electrodes and wireless electronics in an integrated and lightweight form-factor. The system is compatible with all of Cognionics accessories including the Wireless Trigger, Auxiliary Box and ECG Belt. Demonstration Video

November 20, 2014

Cognionics headset systems now have an upgraded wireless module for higher data rates and improved reliability. All systems also now support on-board microSD data logging.

October 10, 2014

Multi-position headband released for re-configurable and easy dry EEG experimentation.

October 1, 2014

New software package has been released with enhanced data acquisition and real-time data streaming via LSL. Additional options for use with 3rd party analysis packages also now supported.

September 20, 2014

New wireless USB trigger module is now available for sending event markers to Cognionics systems.

September 15, 2014

2014 San Diego Business Journal Innovation Award Winner.

June 23, 2014

High density (64 channel) mobile gel-based EEG system is now available for purchase. The system combines Cognionics miniature electronics with an industry standard EEG cap for a very low-noise, wearable EEG acquisition platform.

April 20, 2014

New accessories have been released: an extension box providing 6 auxiliary analog inputs (ECG, EMG, respiration, GSR, etc.) to our data acquisition systems and a reduced size wireless trigger module.

April 15, 2014

Cognionics has been awarded a DARPA Phase II SBIR to develop an advanced, mobile and ultra-easy to use EEG headset system for real-world neurological recordings.

April 15, 2014

Our work with mobile and dry EEG technology is featured by the NSF Science Nation.

April 4, 2014

Cognionics wireless EEG systems is featured at SXSW and the Nvidia GPU Technology Conference.

March 31, 2014

Cognionics creates 64-channel EEG cap for use in Neuroscape Lab's Glass Brain project.

March 27, 2014

Cognionics has been awarded a NASA Phase III SBIR contract to develop a multi-lead, diagnostic-grade mobile dry ECG harness for ambulatory cardiac monitoring.

March 20, 2014

Cognionics featured in San Diego Tribune San Diego Company Making EEGs Easier.

October 1, 2013

The Cognionics Miniature Data Acquisition System has been released. The tiny device supports up to 16 EEG/EOG/EMG channels with both Bluetooth wireless and microSD data recording capabilities.

August 1, 2013

Cognionics has been awarded a Navy STTR research contract to develop a body-worn, neurophysiological monitoring platform combining EEG/ECG/EMG sensors in a comfortable and slim form-factor.

July 8, 2013

The 16, 24 and 32 channel versions of our Dry EEG Headset System are also now available with fixed and user selected sensor positions.

June 30, 2013

Cognionics is releasing the first true High-Density Wireless Dry EEG Headset System! The advanced system features innovative mechanics and electronics to enable high fidelity mobile EEG acquisition with our flexible dry electrodes. The system is offered in 16, 24, 32 and 64 channel configurations.

June 26, 2013

Two new products are now available for sale: A ultra lightweight, wireless dry EEG headband and a miniature wireless EEG amplifier supporting 2 to 16 channels.

June 24, 2013

The UCSD-Cognionics presentation, which featured our new high density, 64-channel dry EEG System, won the 'Best Technical Demonstration' award at the 2013 BCI conference in Asilomar!

June 7, 2013

Cognionics has been awarded a DARPA SBIR contract to develop an advanced version of our portable EEG technology.

May 1, 2013

Cognionics Co-Founder Mike Chi Developing Better EEG Recording Equipment.

March 11, 2013

Accessories for our EEG systems, including our patent-pending dry electrodes are now available. Cognionics electrodes are specifically optimized for recording low-noise EEG signals, through-hair without scalp prep or gels. We also offer a pad-type dry electrode for bare-skin recordings with signal quality comparable to standard hydrogel sensors.

March 4, 2013

We are introducing our first wireless dry EEG headset with 6-channels. The cap provides sensor coverage across the scalp (Fp1, Fp2, Cz, Pz, O1, O2) and is designed for use with our flexible dry electrodes, enabling through-hair, gel-free recordings. The system utilizes the same, low-noise electronics as our high-density data acquisition devices and is fully compatible with our wireless triggering system. 

March 1, 2013

Cognionics has released our patent-pending wireless triggering system for sending precision event markers to our EEG products. Our proprietary technology achieves ultra-low jitter/latency and can simultaneously broadcast to an unlimited number of receiving EEG systems for mobile and group experiments that are currently not possible with existing wired equipment.

February 28, 2013

Cognionics is pleased to announce the offering of our first research product - a Wireless 64 channel EEG system with all of the features of a high-end shelf-instrument featuring low-noise amplifiers, simultaneously sampled 24-bit digitizers and real-time electrode impedance measurements for the best possible signal quality. The system instantly converts an existing EEG setup into a wireless system for mobile experimentation.

February 26, 2013

Cognionics has completed our move into our new 2000 sq. ft. research, engineering and production facility in San Diego! Address is now:
8445 Camino Santa Fe Suite 205 San Diego, CA 92121 

December 17, 2012

Mike Chi and Trevor Kerth are demonstrating our new, 4-channel, non-contact ECG strap and our 32-channel EEG headset at the Wireless Health 2012 Conference.

October 22, 2012

Cognionics representatives are presenting the successful test results from our new 32-channel mobile dry EEG systems and dry electrodes to DARPA.

September 18, 2012

Cognionics selected for NIH STTR for "Auditory Processing Training: A Novel Treatment for Sound Hypersensitivities in Autistic Subjects" along with the University of New Mexico's Mind Research Network.

September 10, 2012

Mike Chi and Trevor Kerth are demonstrating our new 32-channel dry EEG headset at the IEEE EMBC Conference.

August 29, 2012

Cognionics selected for NIH SBIR funding for "Development of a Practical Non-contact ECG Sensor for Arrhythmia Diagnosis." This Phase I project will developed advanced versions of our non-contact sensor technology suitable for use across a wide variety of patient body types and clothing materials. 

August 1, 2012

November 29, 2011

November 15, 2011

November 12, 2011

November 9, 2011

October 15, 2011

Cognionics is selected in the NASA 2011 SBIR Program. As part of this Phase I project, Cognionics will develop a customized and enhanced version of our non-contact sensor suite for astronaut cardiac monitoring.

This project was one of 260 chosen by NASA out of 1,878 in a highly competitive process.
NASA Press Release 

The paper, "Ultra-High Input Impedance, Low Noise Integrated Amplifier for Non-contact Biopotential Sensing," has been accepted for publication in the IEEE Journal on Emerging and Selected Topics in Circuits and Systems. This paper, authored by Cognionics CTO, details the design of our core innovations in sensor electronics.

Dr. Mike Chi and Trevor Kerth attended the 2011 IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference. The lecture presentation detailed both our key circuit innovations in high-impedance biopotential sensing technology as well as demonstrated our latest mobile non-contact ECG platform.

Dr. Mike Chi, CTO, was invited to speak at the UCSD Minisymposium on New Dimensions in Brain-Machine Interfaces at UCSD. He presented the latest innovations in non-contact sensors for EEG applications.

The paper, "Dry and Non-contact EEG Sensors for Mobile Brain-Computer Interfaces," has been accepted for publication in the IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems & Rehabilitation Engineering. The journal article details the testing and validation of the non-contact EEG sensor technology for BCI use. The research was conducted in collaboration with UCSD.