Quantification of Interaction Between ELF-LF Electric Fields and Human Bodies

Kun Mu Chen, Huey Ru Chuang, Chun Ju Lin

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A numerical method, based on surface-charge integral equations, has been developed to quantify the interaction of ELF-LF electric fields with a human body that has a realistic shape and arbitrary posture and is situated in a realistic environment. The induced electric fields at the body surface and inside the body, the induced body current, and effects of the grounding impedance can be accurately quantified by the present method. The agreement between the method and various existing experimental data is very good.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)746-756
Number of pages11
JournalIEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 1986 Aug

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biomedical Engineering


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