Skip to main content

Modern Python 3.7+ library for interfacing with the OpenBCI Ganglion biosensing board over BTLE.

Project description

PyPI version

ganglion-biosensing

Modern Python 3.7+ library for interfacing with the OpenBCI Ganglion biosensing board over BTLE.

The origins of this library come from my personal disagreement with some of the design and implementation choices made by the developers of the official pyOpenBCI library. Some of the code in this repository has been obtained and/or adapted from the official pyOpenBCI code (following the MIT License).

It should be noted that this library does not aim to be a full replacement for the official library, as it is completely focused on the Ganglion board and not on the Cyton. It should rather be looked at as an alternative which aims to target a more modern and efficient implementation from the ground up.

Installation

Simply do:

pip install ganglion-biosensing

Alternatively, install from the Github repository:

pip install git+https://github.com/molguin92/ganglion-biosensing.git

Usage

Usage is pretty straightforward - simply declare a Ganglion within a with-block for automatic connection and cleanup:

from ganglion_biosensing.board.ganglion import GanglionBoard

if __name__ == '__main__':
    with GanglionBoard(mac='FF:FF:FF:FF:FF:FF') as board:
        board.start_streaming()
        for i in range(500):
            print(board.samples.get(block=True))

The code is thread safe by design - samples are collected in an asynchronous manner and deposited in the board.samples queue.

For more details see the examples/ directory and the code itself.

License

Copyright 2019 - Manuel Olguín Muñoz.

Licensed under an MIT license, see LICENSE for details.

Project details


Download files

Download the file for your platform. If you're not sure which to choose, learn more about installing packages.

Files for ganglion-biosensing, version 0.1.7
Filename, size File type Python version Upload date Hashes
Filename, size ganglion_biosensing-0.1.7-py3-none-any.whl (13.3 kB) File type Wheel Python version py3 Upload date Hashes View
Filename, size ganglion-biosensing-0.1.7.tar.gz (10.6 kB) File type Source Python version None Upload date Hashes View

Supported by

Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Google Google Object Storage and Download Analytics Sentry Sentry Error logging AWS AWS Cloud computing DataDog DataDog Monitoring Fastly Fastly CDN DigiCert DigiCert EV certificate StatusPage StatusPage Status page