The bulletin of mathematical biophysics

, Volume 29, Issue 4, pp 657–664 | Cite as

Considerations of quasi-stationarity in electrophysiological systems

  • Robert Plonsey
  • Dennis B. Heppner


Conditions under which a time varying electromagnetic field problem (such as arises in electrophysiology, electrocardiography, etc.) can be reduced to the conventional quasistatic problem are summarized. These conditions are discussed for typical physiological parameters.


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© N. Rashevsky 1967

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert Plonsey
    • 1
  • Dennis B. Heppner
    • 1
  1. 1.Case Institute of TechnologyCleveland

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