Single Sensillum Recording


Single Sensillum Recording

3 Extracellular recording systems, specifically designed for recording sensory responses from insects. One custom system for cut-tip glass electrode recording, and two others using a Syntech tungsten recording system. 

 A Tasteprobe contact stimulus recording device is also available.

 Reflected, fluorescent and stereoscopic or compound configurations are possible

Research Facility

Chemical Analysis and Bioimaging Laboratory
Acadia University
Nova Scotia (NS)

Chemical Analyses, via Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry, particularly from plant and insect material. Electrophysiological recording including intracellular, extracellular, electroantennograms, single sensillum recording, and calcium imaging.


GC-MS, GC-FID, GC-EAD, SSR, EAG, Chromatography, Imaging

  • Biological and Life Sciences
  • Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • Environmental and Earth Sciences
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemical Industries
  • Environmental Technologies and Related Services


Kirk Hillier Primary Contact
Associate Professor

Date submitted: Mon, Jul 11, 2016 4:19 PM
Date updated: Mon, Jul 11, 2016 4:21 PM