A new hearing mechanism
Using a stroboscopic imaging system developed in MIT Professor Dennis Freeman's lab, Freeman's team obtained this video of wave motion along the ear's tectorial membrane (at top, the actual video showing nanometer-scale displacements, and at bottom, the same video, motion magnified (Liu et al., 2005) to make the motion more apparent).
Credit: Ghaffari, Aranyosi, and Freeman, MIT
You need to log in, in order to post comments.
- October 10, 2007 16:19
- All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
- Additional Files
- 24132 times
More from MIT News
Added over 7 years ago | 00:00:03 | 17380 views
Added over 7 years ago | 00:00:23 | 43045 views
Added over 5 years ago | 00:01:58 | 19545 views
Added over 5 years ago | 00:01:58 | 18184 views
Added 8 years ago | 00:00:34 | 7301 views
Added over 7 years ago | 00:00:03 | 21338 views