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