Derive the expressions for the equivalent resistence of two resistors R1 and R2 for the cases when they are (a) in series and (b) in parallel. Hint: Set up the circuit with a constant Voltage source V (it is not necessary to put in an exact value for V ). Define the current ...
February 18, 2010
An axon is the relatively long tail-like part of a neuron, or nerve cell. The outer surface of the axon membrane is charged positively, and the inner surface is charged negatively. The membrane itself has a dielectric constant k ~ 5 and a thickness d ~ 10−8 m. Thus the ...
February 11, 2010