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Hindmarsh-Rose Model Documents

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Main Document

Hindmarsh-Rose Model 

written by Colin F. C. Thomson

The Hindmarsh-Rose model is a system of three differential equations that model a different physical aspect of a single neuron. The three dynamical variables in this model, x, y, and z represent respectively the membrane potential, the activity of fast gated ion channels (such as sodium and potassium), and the activity of slow-gated ion channels (such as calcium and chloride).

The Hindmarsh-Rose model was developed using the Easy Java Simulations (EJS) modeling tool.  It is distributed as a ready-to-run (compiled) Java archive.   Double clicking the jar file will run the program if Java is installed.  You can modify this simulation if you have EJS installed by right-clicking within the map and selecting "Open Ejs Model" from the pop-up menu item.

Published October 9, 2012
Last Modified June 6, 2014

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Source Code Documents

Hindmarsh-Rose Source Code 

The source code zip archive contains an EJS-XML representation of the Trajectories in Hindmarsh-Rose model.   Unzip this archive in your EJS workspace to compile and run this model using EJS.

Last Modified November 6, 2012