Notes and Reprints for the Course


Peskin CS: Lectures on mathematical aspects of physiology: (II) The inner ear.
Mathematical Aspects of Physiology (Hoppensteadt F, ed.), AMS, Providence, Rhode Island, 1981, pp.38-69.

Peskin CS: Infinite depth cochlea with active basilar membrane mechanism and fluid viscosity.
Handwritten lecture notes, 1995.

Griffith BE and Peskin CS:
Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics 66(12): 1837-1913, 2013

Peskin CS and McQueen DM:
Mechanical equilibrium determines the fractal fiber architecture of the aortic heart valve leaflets.
American Journal of Physiology 266: H319-H328, 1994

Stern JV and Peskin CS:
Fractal dimension of an aortic heart valve leaflet.
Fractals - Complex Geometry Patterns and Scaling in Nature and Society 2(3): 461-464, 1994

Peskin CS:
Fiber architecture of the left ventricular wall: an asymptotic analysis.
Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics 42: 79-113, 1989

Peskin CS: Crossbridge dynamics in muscle.
Handwritten lecture notes, 1992 & 2014.

Peskin CS and Oster GF:
Coordinated hydrolysis explains the mechanical behavior of kinesin.
Biophysical Journal 68: S202-S211, 1995

Peskin CS: Kinesin lecture.
Handwritten lecture notes, 1994.

Peskin CS, Tranchina D, and Hull DM:
How to see in the dark: photon noise in vision and nuclear medicine.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 435: 48-72, 1984

Tranchina D and Peskin CS:
Light adaptation in the turtle retina: embedding a parametric family of linear models in a single nonlinear model.
Visual Neuroscience 1: 339-348, 1988