Dr. Manuela Nowotny

Institut für Zellbiologie und Neurowissenschaft
Neurobiologie und Biosensorik
Max-von-Laue-Str. 13
60438 Frankfurt am Main

Tel +49 69 798-42050



Scientific Focus

Acoustic signal transduction
Basics of Peripheral Hearing
Inner Ear Damages and the Generation of Tinnitus


extra and intracelluare recordings, Laser Doppler Vibrometer, Acoustic Startle Response measurements, Distortion Product Otoacoustic Emission,

Selected Publications

Palgath Udajashankar A Kössl M Nowotny M.
Traveling wave energy is lateralized in the hearing organ of bushcrickets. Plos One 9(1): e86090.

Möckel D Lang J Kössl M Nowotny M.
Temperature-dependence of DPOAEs in tympanal organs of locusts. J Ex Bio: 215: 3309-3316.

Nowotny M Gummer AW.
Vibration responses of the organ of Corti and the tectorial membrane to electrical stimulation. J Acoust Soc Am. 130(6): 3852-3872.

Nowotny M Remus M Kössl M Gaese B.
Characterization of the Perceived Sound of Trauma-Induced Tinnitus in Gerbils. J Acoust Soc Am. 130(5): 2827-2834.

Nowotny M Gummer AW (2006).
Nanomechanics of the subtectorial space caused by electromechanics of cochlear outer hair cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 103: 2120–2125.

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