State, (167) the defendant, convicted of murder, introduced brain fingerprinting
evidence on appeal.
(163) Moreover, "laboratory research on brain fingerprinting
published in peer-reviewed journals amounts to a single study containing 20 participants." (164)
, the second form of lie detection, searches
" relies on research showing that all perceptions are stored by specific neural systems.
In a brain fingerprinting
test, relevant words, pictures, or sounds
This technology, developed by Indian neuroscientist Champadi Raman Mukundan, is similar to the "Brain Fingerprinting
" technology promoted by Dr.
But like every other method of lie detection discussed thus far, brain fingerprinting
also faces substantial problems.
A brain fingerprinting
test requires the subject to wear a headband containing sensors that can detect the brain's electrical activity.
"Up to seventy percent of major crimes would someday be appropriate for applying Brain Fingerprinting
technology," says Dr.
It has new information on briefing a case, privacy, use of force, eyewitness identification, brain fingerprinting
, and death-qualified juries.
More modern 'brain fingerprinting
' - based on a well-known neurological phenomenon - has claimed some high-profile successes and failures but has its fair share of critics too.