Cellular Neuroscience Wk 2

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Cellular Neuroscience Wk 2

Postby stcordova » Wed Feb 14, 2018 12:36 am

One problem is computing capacitance and resistance at the membrane given current and voltage over time.

When a time constant is measured:

the definite integral form 0 to infinity:

Since I is in units of Amperes and dt is in units of seconds, the dimensions of the integral are in Coulombs

If and then



RC=1.5 mS

R = .44 giga ohms
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