Investigating the living cochlea with Brian Applegate

Brian E. Applegate, Texas A&M University, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Event Date
April 20, 2017 11:00am
3126 Mechanical Engineering

Investigating the living cochlea with volumetric optical coherence tomography and vibrometry with Brian Applegate

Understanding how hearing works has long been hampered by challenges associated with seeing inside the inner ear, but technology being developed by Brian Applegate is generating some of the most detailed images of the inner ear to date while offering new insight into the mechanics of hearing that could lead to new therapies for hearing loss.