Accession Number : ADA119246

Title :   Electrical Model of Piscine Electrosensing System. Model Simulates Responses of Certain Fish to Both Uniform and Short-Range Electric Fields.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. Oct 81-May 82,

Corporate Author : NAVAL OCEAN SYSTEMS CENTER SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s) : Johnson,C S

PDF Url : ADA119246

Report Date : 03 Jun 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : This report describes a model of a piscine electrosensing system. A threshold sensitivity of .00001 V/cm was obtained. Electrode variations and noise were the limiting factors in model performance.

Descriptors :   *Fishes, *Electrophysiology, *Response(Biology), *Anatomical models, Electromagnetic fields, Detection, Sensitivity, Threshold effects, Nerves, Electrodes, Circuits, Noise(Electrical and Electromagnetic), Display systems, Colors, Brightness, Dipoles, Laboratory tests

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology
      Biological Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE