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Three Simple Models of Neurons in Rodent Brains

  • Christoph Börgers
Chapter
Part of the Texts in Applied Mathematics book series (TAM, volume 66)

Abstract

Hodgkin and Huxley modeled the giant axon of the squid. Since then, many similar models of neurons in mammalian brains have been proposed. In this chapter, we list three examples, which will be used throughout the book.

Keywords

Potassium Current Sodium Current Leak Current Density Inhibitory Interneuron Basket Cell 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christoph Börgers
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsTufts UniversityMedfordUSA

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