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MNE Sample Data

This dataset has been acquired for educational purposes. It contains simultaneous MEG/EEG data. For many years it has been used to train MNE users and to serve as illustration in the tutorials of the MNE software. The present dataset has been organized according to the specifications of MEG-BIDS to facilitate future data analysis.


  • Alexandre Gramfort
  • Matti S Hämäläinen

Contact Information:

Name: Alexandre Gramfort

Acknowledgements and Funding:

NIH 5R01EB009048, NIH 1R01EB009048, NIH R01EB006385, NIH 1R01HD40712, NIH 1R01NS44319, NIH 2R01NS37462, NIH P41EB015896, ANR-11-IDEX-0003-02, ERC-YStG-263584, ERC-YStG-676943, ANR-14-NEUC-0002-01

External Publication Links:

MNE software for processing MEG and EEG data.

Sample Size:


Scanner Type:

Elekta Vectorview



Accession Number:


How to cite this dataset:

In addition to any citation requirements in the dataset summary please use the following to cite this dataset:

This data was obtained from the OpenfMRI database. Its accession number is ds000248



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Revision: 1.0.0 Date Set: Nov. 11, 2017, 10:33 p.m.


- Initial release