BRAMS is a unique research laboratory, offering to its members, post-doctoral fellows and students outstanding infrastructures. This equipment was acquired thanks to a major grant from the Canadian Foundation for Innovation in 2007.

BRAMS main laboratory – UdeM, Marie-Victorin Pavilion

90 Vincent-d’Indy Ave., Outremont, QC  H2V 2S9 (Contact)

Université de Montréal

BRAMS Main Laboratory offers a vast research space and equipment at the cutting-edge of technology. Among the many facilities available, there are six soundproof testing booths, an fNIRS system (functional Near-InfraRed Spectroscopy), a TMS system (Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation), five high density EEG systems (Electro-encephalography), five BIOPAC systems (psychophysiological parameters), a DOME with 80 speakers, a “Motion Capture” video recording system. Research professionals work at the center to provide the necessary technical and administrative support to all members and their students.

BRAMS Laboratory – Montreal Neurological Institute & Hospital (MNI)

3801 University Street, Montreal, QC H3A 2B4 (Contact)

McGill University

The Brain Imaging Center at the MNI owns two MRI scanners, fully dedicated to research purposes (1.5 and 3.0T) and  a PET scanner, to which BRAMS members have access. The renovated 3T scanner allows for better sound absorption. The laboratory also offers a TMS laboratory, an EEG -MRI compatible system and unique simulators of musical instruments MRI compatible. The BRAMS laboratory at the NMI also includes two audiometric booths, as well as an analysis area. A MEG system is also operational.

Image analysis laboratory – Department of Psychology

2001  McGill College Ave., Montreal, QC H3A 1G1 (Contact)

McGill University

The BRAMS Image Analysis Laboratory  houses more than 16 Windows XP OS computers, a color printer, audio editing & brain imaging software tools and  a projection system for tutorials in research.

Tanna Schulich Recital Hall – Schulich School of Music – 555 Sherbrooke St W.

555  Sherbrooke Street W., Montreal, QC H3A 1E3 (Contact)

McGill University

McGill’s Schulich School of Music (McGill music lab) has dedicated 2,700 sq. ft. on the 8th floor for CIRMMT (Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Music Media and Technology). BRAMS members have acccess to the technology of the Tanna Schulich Recital Hall and to the recording and production studios. This space includes offices for the technical staff, researchers and visitors, a machine room, a telecom room, a meeting room and 6 laboratories.