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Key Publications

Rattay, F., 1986. Analysis of models for external stimulation of axons. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 33(10):974–77. doi: 10.1109/TBME.1986.325670

Rattay, F., 1989. Analysis of models for extracellular fiber stimulation. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 36(7):676–82. doi: 10.1109/10.32099

Rattay, F., 1990. Electrical Nerve Stimulation: Theory, Experiments and Applications. Springer-Verlag, New York.    

Rattay, F., 1999. The basic mechanism for the electrical stimulation of the nervous system. Neuroscience 89(2):335–46. doi: 10.1016/s0306-4522(98)00330-3

Danner, S.M.Hofstoetter, U.S., Freundl, B., Binder, H., Mayr, W., Rattay, F.Minassian, K., 2015. Human spinal locomotor control is based on flexibly organized burst generators. Brain 138(3):577-88. doi: 10.1093/brain/awu372

Publications 2015-

Potrusil, T., Heshmat, A., Sajedi, S., Wenger, C., Chacko, L.J., Glueckert, R., Schrott-Fischer, A., Rattay, F., 2020. Finite element analysis and three-dimensional reconstruction of tonotopically aligned human auditory fiber pathways: a computational environment for modeling electrical stimulation by a cochlear implant based on micro-CT. Hear Res. 393:108001. doi: 10.1016/j.heares.2020.108001

Golaszewski, S.M., Wutzl, B., Unterrainer, A.F., Florea, C., Schwenker, K., Frey, V.N., Kronbichler, M., Rattay, F., Nardone, R., Hauer, L., Sellner, J., Trinka, E., 2020. Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging in the Final Stage of Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease. Diagnostics (Basel) 10(5):309. doi: 10.3390/diagnostics10050309

Wutzl, B., Leibnitz, K., Rattay, F., Kronbichler, M., Murata, M., Golaszewski, S.M., 2019. Genetic algorithms for feature selection when classifying severe chronic disorders of consciousness. PLoS One 14(7):e0219683. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0219683

Fellner, A.Stiennon, I.Rattay, F., 2019. Analysis of upper threshold mechnisms of spherical neurons during extracellular stimulation. J Neurophysiol. 121(4):1315-28. doi: 10.1152/jn.00700.2018

Amini, A., Fischmeister F.P.S., Matt, E., Schmidhammer, R., Rattay, F., Beisteiner, R., 2018. Peripheral nervous system reconstruction reroutes cortical motor output-brain reorganization uncovered by effective connectivity. Front Neurol. 9:1116. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2018.01116

Rattay, F.Bassereh, H.Stiennon, I., 2018. Compartment models for the electrical activation of retinal bipolar cells. PLoS One 13(12):e0209123. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0209123

Wutzl, B., Unterrainer A.F., Kronbichler, M., Rattay, F., Trinka, E., Gerstenbrand, F., Golaszewski, S.M., 2018. Functional magnetic resonance imaging under anaesthesia of a patient with severe chronic disorders of consciousness. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 172:96-98. doi: 10.1016/j.clineuro.2018.06.029

Meng, K., Fellner, A., Rattay, F., Ghezzi, D., Meffin, H., Ibbotson, M.R., Kameneva, T., 2018. Upper stimulation threshold for retinal ganglion cell activation. J Neural Eng. 15(4):046012. doi: 10.1088/1741-2552/aabb7d

Rattay, F.Bassereh, H.Fellner, A., 2017. Impact of electrode position on the elicitation of sodium spikes in retinal bipolar cells. Sci Rep. 7(1):17590. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-17603-8

Jagos, H., Pils, K., Haller, M., Wassermann, C., Chhatwal, C., Rafolt, D., Rattay, F., 2017. Mobile gait analysis via eSHOEs instrumented shoe insoles: a pilot study for validation against the gold standard GAITRite. J Med Eng Technol. 41(5):375-86. doi: 10.1080/03091902.2017.1320434

Werginz, P.Rattay, F., 2016. The impact of calcium current reversal on neurotransmitter release in the electrically stimulated retina. J Neural Eng. 13(4):046013. doi: 10.1088/1741-2560/13/4/046013

Krouchev, N.I., Rattay, F., Sawan, M., Vinet, A., 2015. From squid to mammals with the HH model through the Nav channels' half-activation-voltage parameter. PLoS One 10(12):e0143570. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0143570

Balazs S., Kermanshahi K., Binder H., Rattay F., Bodis-Wollner I., 2016. Gamma-Band Modulation and Coherence in the EEG by Involuntary Eye Movements in Patients in Unresponsive Wakefulness Syndrome. Clin EEG Neurosci. 47(3):196-206. doi: 10.1177/1550059415601756

Hofstoetter U.S.Danner S.M., Freundl B., Binder H., Mayr W., Rattay F.Minassian K., 2015. Periodic modulation of repetitively elicited monosynaptic reflexes of the human lumbosacral spinal cord. J Neurophysiol. 114(1):400-10. doi: 10.1152/jn.00136.2015

Paredes L.P., Dosen S., Rattay F., Graimann B., Farina D., 2015. The impact of the stimulation frequency on closed-loop control with electrotactile feedback. J Neuroeng Rehabil. 12(35). doi: 10.1186/s12984-015-0022-8

Danner, S.M.Hofstoetter, U.S., Freundl, B., Binder, H., Mayr, W., Rattay, F., Minassian, K., 2015. Human spinal locomotor control is based on flexibly organized burst generators. Brain 138(3):577-88. doi: 10.1093/brain/awu372

Mohl, W., Gangl, C., Jusic, A., Aschacher, T., De Jonge, M., Rattay, F., 2015. PICSO: from myocardial salvage to tissue regeneration. Cardiovasc Revasc Med. 16(1):36-46. doi: 10.1016/j.carrev.2014.12.004

Werginz, P., Benav, H., Zrenner, E., Rattay, F., 2015. Modeling the response of ON and OFF retinal bipolar cells during electric stimulation. Vision Res. 111(Pt B):170-81. doi: 10.1016/j.visres.2014.12.002

Werginz, P.Rattay, F., 2015. Past, present, future: a review on visual prostheses. Minerva Med. 106(1):65-77