Author and Bibliography


Cite as: LaTourelle, J.J. 2016. "Squids, Axons, and Action Potentials: Stories of Neurobiological Discovery." MBL History Project digital exhibit.


Biophysical Association. 2016. Kenneth S. Cole Award.

Boycott, Brian. 1998. "John Zachary Young. 18 March 1907-4 July 1997." Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society, November: 486-509.

Cole, Kenneth. 1949. "Dynamic electrical characteristics of the squid axon membrane." Archives des Sciences Physiologiques 3: 253-258.

Cole, Kenneth. 1965. "Electrodiffusion models for the membrane of squid giant axon." Physiological review 45: 340-379.

Cole, Kenneth. 1941. "Rectification and inductance in the squid giant axon." Journal of General Physiology 25: 29-51.

Cole, Kenneth, and H.J. Curtis. 1938. "Electric impedance of th4e squid giant axon during activity." Journal of General Physiology 22: 649-670.

Gilbert, Daniel, William Adelman, and John Arnold. 1990. Squid as Experimental Animals. New York , NY: Plenum Press.

Hodgekin, Alan, and B. Katz. 1949. "The effect of sodium ions on the electrical activity of the giant axon of the squid." Jouranl of physiology 108: 37-77.

Hodgkin, Alan Lloyd. 1963. "The inoic basis of nervous conduction." Nobel Lecture.

Hodgkin, Alan. 1963. "The ionic basis of nervous conduction." Nobel Lecture, December 11.

Hodgkin, Alan, and Andrew Huxley. 1939. "Action potentionals recorded from insdide of a nerve fibre." Nature 144: 710-711.

Hodgkin, Alan, and Andrew Huxley. 1947. "Potassium leakage from an active nerve fiber." Journal of Physiology 106: 341-367.

Huxley, Andrew F. 1963. "The quantitative analyisis of excitation and conduction in nerve." Nobel Lecture.

Huxley, Andrew. 2002. "From overshoot to voltage clamp." TRENDS in Neuroscience 25 (11): 553-558.

—. 1996. "Kenneth Stewart Cole: July 10, 1900–April 18, 1984." National Academy of Sciences Biographical Memoir.

—. 1963. "The quantitative analysis of excitation and conduction in nerve." Nobel Lecture, December 11.

Keynes, Richard. 1999. "John Zachary Young (18 March 1907-4 July 1997)." Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society, December: 728-732. 2016. "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1963." Nobel Media.

Piccolino, Marco. 2002. "Fifty years of the Hodgekin-Huxley era." TRENDS in Neuroscience 25 (11).

Schwiening, Christof J. 2012. "A brief historical perspective: Hodgkin and Huxley." Journal of Physiology 2571-2575.