Spatial and Temporal Distribution of Olfactory Evoked Potentials and Techniques Involved in Their Measurement

  • K.-H. Plattig
  • G. Kobal
Part of the NATO Conference Series book series (NATOCS, volume 9)


Finkenzeller (1966) and Allison and Goff (1967), in studying the olfactory system, succeeded in finding olfactory evoked potentials (OEPs) on the intact skull of awake humans. Partly due to the technical difficulties associated with olfactory stimulation, however, there has been little subsequent progress in this area.


Trigeminal Nerve Flow Method Late Positive Potential Pulse Method Olfactory Mucosa 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • K.-H. Plattig
    • 1
  • G. Kobal
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Physiology and BiocyberneticsErlangenGermany

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