PhET - Neuron

By
Kaliappan, Snehalatha ; Ghoderao, Meenal ; IIT Bombay
(2018-11-01)

Video

Outline: About Neuron simulation interface; Components of axon; Movement of sodium and potassium ions across the membranes when the neuron is at rest; Movement of sodium and potassium ions across the membranes when the neuron is stimulated; Functions of leak and gated channels; Permeability of the sodium and potassium ions across the membrane; About resting potential; About action potential; Sequence of events that generates an action potential. Pre-requisite: PhET - Membrane Channels

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Spoken Tutorial IIT Bombay

DOER Persistent Identifier: http://doer.col.org/handle/123456789/8923