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Focus Group & Observation Rooms

Faculty members and students from any school/unit at ASU (at any of the four campuses) are welcome to use the ISSR lab for social science research. Click HERE for fees.

To view lab availability go to: Lab Calendar

The ISSR Research lab is equipped with iMotions neurosciecne software, and Catturra video software.

Observation Room:

  • One-way mirror, camera controller, video recording software with editing specifically created for observational studies
  • iMotions Biometric Research software/hardware with stations for researchers and respondents. Biometric sensors available for use: Facet facial expression, Galvanic Skin Response (GSR), Tobii eye tracker and Qualtrics integration.
  • Accommodates up to 8 students/faculty to observe experiments through a one-way mirror
  • Intercom and telephone

Focus Group Room:

  • One-way mirror, 3 wall-mounted, adjustable remote control cameras, microphones in ceiling with complete room coverage.
  • Flexible furniture, can be configured to needs of project - direct observation studies, interview, focus groups
  • 2 sofas
  • iMotions neuroscience desktop PC specifically designed for iMotions software and external devices
  • Tobii eye tracker
  • Software for facial expression analysis
  • Galvanic skin response (Shimmer) sensors
  • Laptop with iMotions analysis license.  Available to check out of the lab for post processing of iMotions data