Table 1.

Passive cell membrane parameters

ParameterType A NeuronType B Neuron
Diameter, μm5454
Specific membrane resistance, Ωm2 1.681.0
Specific membrane capacitance, F/m2 0.010.01
Leak equilibrium potential, mV−75−75
Membrane resistance, MΩ183109
Membrane capacitance, pF91.691.6
Membrane time constant, ms16.810.0
  • The values of the passive membrane parameters used in the simulations. Membrane resistance, capacitance, and time constant were derived from the other values.