Brandon R Brown

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Affiliation: University of San Francisco
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Modeling an electrosensory landscape: behavioral and morphological optimization in elasmobranch prey capture
    Brandon R Brown
    Department of Physics, University of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA
    J Exp Biol 205:999-1007. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Neurophysiology: Sensing temperature without ion channels
    Brandon R Brown
    Department of Physics, University of San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94117, USA
    Nature 421:495. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Infrastructure in the electric sense: admittance data from shark hydrogels
    Brandon R Brown
    Department of Physics, University of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 191:115-23. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Electrical characterization of gel collected from shark electrosensors
    Brandon R Brown
    Department of Physics, University of San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94117, USA
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 65:061903. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Thermoelectricity in natural and synthetic hydrogels
    Brandon R Brown
    Department of Physics, University of San Francisco, 2130 Fulton Street, San Francisco, California 94117, USA
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 70:031917. 2004
  6. pmc From morphology to neural information: the electric sense of the skate
    Marcelo Camperi
    Department of Physics, University of San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS Comput Biol 3:e113. 2007

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Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Modeling an electrosensory landscape: behavioral and morphological optimization in elasmobranch prey capture
    Brandon R Brown
    Department of Physics, University of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA
    J Exp Biol 205:999-1007. 2002
    ..Kalmijn. For the latter, electrosensory performance is contrasted for two geometrical models of multiple sense organs, a rounded head and a hammer-shaped head...
  2. ncbi request reprint Neurophysiology: Sensing temperature without ion channels
    Brandon R Brown
    Department of Physics, University of San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94117, USA
    Nature 421:495. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Infrastructure in the electric sense: admittance data from shark hydrogels
    Brandon R Brown
    Department of Physics, University of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 191:115-23. 2005
    ..The gel-filled canals appear better suited to fostering voltage differences along their length than to providing direct electrical contact to the seawater environment...
  4. ncbi request reprint Electrical characterization of gel collected from shark electrosensors
    Brandon R Brown
    Department of Physics, University of San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94117, USA
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 65:061903. 2002
    ..The exact role of the gel is still unknown, but our results suggest its bulk properties are well matched to the sensing mechanism, as the minimum response time of an entire electric organ is on the order of 5 ms...
  5. ncbi request reprint Thermoelectricity in natural and synthetic hydrogels
    Brandon R Brown
    Department of Physics, University of San Francisco, 2130 Fulton Street, San Francisco, California 94117, USA
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 70:031917. 2004
    ..We compare the properties of the natural gel to those of established thermoelectrics...
  6. pmc From morphology to neural information: the electric sense of the skate
    Marcelo Camperi
    Department of Physics, University of San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS Comput Biol 3:e113. 2007
    ..Finally, we propose electrophysiology trials to test the modeling scheme...