URMC / Labs / Nam Lab / Publications Recent Publications Nam JH An operating principle of the turtle utricle to detect wide dynamic range.; Hearing research. 2017 Oct 09. Liu YGracewski SMNam JH Two passive mechanical conditions modulate power generation by the outer hair cells.; PLoS computational biology; Vol 139. 2017 Sep. Nam JHPeng AWRicci AJ Underestimated sensitivity of mammalian cochlear hair cells due to splay between stereociliary columns.; Biophysical journal; Vol 10811. 2015 Jun 02. Cormack JLiu YNam JHGracewski SM Two-compartment passive frequency domain cochlea model allowing independent fluid coupling to the tectorial and basilar membranes.; The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America; Vol 1373. 2015 Mar. Prodanovic SGracewski SNam JH Power dissipation in the subtectorial space of the mammalian cochlea is modulated by inner hair cell stereocilia.; Biophysical journal; Vol 1083. 2015 Feb 03. Liu YGracewski SMNam JH Consequences of Location-Dependent Organ of Corti Micro-Mechanics.; PloS one; Vol 108. 2015. Nam JH Microstructures in the organ of Corti help outer hair cells form traveling waves along the cochlear coil.; Biophysical journal; Vol 10611. 2014 Jun 03. Nam JHFettiplace R Optimal electrical properties of outer hair cells ensure cochlear amplification.; PloS one; Vol 711. 2012. Beurg MNam JHChen QFettiplace R Calcium balance and mechanotransduction in rat cochlear hair cells.; Journal of neurophysiology; Vol 1041. 2010 Jul. Nam JHFettiplace R Force transmission in the organ of Corti micromachine.; Biophysical journal; Vol 9812. 2010 Jun 16. Beurg MFettiplace RNam JHRicci AJ Localization of inner hair cell mechanotransducer channels using high-speed calcium imaging.; Nature neuroscience; Vol 125. 2009 May. Nam JHFettiplace R Theoretical conditions for high-frequency hair bundle oscillations in auditory hair cells.; Biophysical journal; Vol 9510. 2008 Nov 15. Beurg MNam JHCrawford AFettiplace R The actions of calcium on hair bundle mechanics in mammalian cochlear hair cells.; Biophysical journal; Vol 947. 2008 Apr 01. Nam JHCotton JRGrant W A virtual hair cell, II: evaluation of mechanoelectric transduction parameters.; Biophysical journal; Vol 926. 2007 Mar 15. Nam JHCotton JRGrant W A virtual hair cell, I: addition of gating spring theory into a 3-D bundle mechanical model.; Biophysical journal; Vol 926. 2007 Mar 15. Nam JHCotton JRPeterson EHGrant W Mechanical properties and consequences of stereocilia and extracellular links in vestibular hair bundles.; Biophysical journal; Vol 908. 2006 Apr 15. Nam JHCotton JRGrant JW Effect of fluid forcing on vestibular hair bundles.; Journal of vestibular research : equilibrium & orientation; Vol 155-6. 2005. Silber JCotton JNam JHPeterson EHGrant W Computational models of hair cell bundle mechanics: III. 3-D utricular bundles.; Hearing research; Vol 1971-2. 2004 Nov.