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  • A. Schlemmer, S. Berg, T.K. Shajahan, S. Luther, U. Parlitz,
    Entropy rate maps of complex excitable dynamics in cardiac monolayers
    Entropy 17, 950-967 (2015); doi:10.3390/e17030950


  • M. Dura, J. Schröder-Schetelig, S. Luther, S.E. Lehnart,
    Towards panoramic in situ mapping of action potential propagation in transgenic hearts to investigate initiation and therapeutic control of arrhythmias,
    Frontiers in Physiology 5:337, 2014, doi: 10.3389/fphys.2014.00337
  • T.K. Shajahan, V.I. Krinski, S. Knyazeva, S. Luther,
    Eliminating pinned spiral waves in cardiac monolayer by far field pacing,
    8th Conference of the ESGCO, 2014, doi: 10.1109/ESGCO.2014.6847564.
  • A. Schlemmer, H. Zwirnmann, M. Zabel, U. Parlitz, S. Luther,
    Evaluation of machine learning methods for the long-term prediction of cardiac diseases,
    8th Conference of the ESGCO, 2014, doi: 10.1109/ESGCO.2014.6847567.
  • S. Filippi, A. Gizzi, C. Cherubini, S. Luther, F.H. Fenton,
    Mechanistic insights into hypothermic ventricular fibrillation: the role of temperature and tissue size, 
    Europace 16, 424-34 (2014).


  • A. Gizzi, E. Cherry, R.F. Gilmour, S. Luther, S. Filippi and F.H. Fenton,
    Effects of pacing site and stimulation history on alternans dynamics and the development of complex spatiotemporal patterns in cardiac tissue,
    Frontiers in Physiology 4(71), doi: 10.3389/fphys.2013.00071


  • P. Bittihn, Marcel Hoerning, and S. Luther,
    Negative curvature boundaries as wave emitting sites for the control of biological excitable media,
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 118106 (2012).


  • S. Luther*, F.H. Fenton*, B.G. Kornreich, A. Squires, P. Bittihn, D. Hornung, M. Zabel, J. Flanders, A. Gladuli, L. Campoy, E.M. Cherry, G. Luther, G. Hasenfuss, V.I. Krinsky, A. Pumir, R.F. Gilmour Jr., and E. Bodenschatz, Low-energy control of electrical turbulence in the heart, Nature 475, 235-239 (2011). * Both authors have contributed equally.
  • U. Parlitz, A. Schlemmer, S. Luther, Synchronization patterns in transient spiral wave dynamics, Phys. Rev. E 83, 057201 (2011),  doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.83.057201
  • U. Parlitz, S. Berg, S. Luther, A. Schirdewan, J. Kurths, N. Wessel, Classifying Cardiac Biosignals using Ordinal Pattern Statistics and Symbolic Dynamics, Computers in Biology and Medicine, Volume 42, Issue 3, March 2012, Pages 319–327, doi:10.1016/j.compbiomed.2011.03.017.


  • N.F. Otani, S. Luther, R. Singh and R.F. Gilmour, Transmural Ultrasound-based Visualization of Patterns of Action Potential Wave Propagation in Cardiac Tissue, Annals of Biomedical Engineering 38, 3112-3123 (2010)
  • P. Bittihn, A. Squires, G. Luther, E. Bodenschatz, V. Krinsky, U. Parlitz, and S. Luther, Phase-resolved analysis of the susceptibility of pinned spiral waves to far-field pacing in a two-dimensional model of excitable media, Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A 368, 2221-2236 (2010).
  • A. Pumir, S. Sinha, S. Sridhar, M. Argentina, M. Hörning, S. Filippi, C. Cherubini, S. Luther, and V. Krinsky, Wave-train-induced termination of weakly anchored vortices in excitable media, Phys. Rev. E 81, 010901(R) (2010).
  • A. Behrend, P. Bittihn, S. Luther, Predicting unpinning success rates for a pinned spiral in an excitable medium, Computing in Cardiology 37, 345-348 (2010).


  • F.H. Fenton*, S. Luther*, E.M. Cherry, N.F. Otani, V. Krinsky, A. Pumir, E. Bodenschatz, and R.F. Gilmour, Jr., Termination of Atrial Fibrillation Using Pulsed Low-Energy Far-Field Stimulation, Circulation 120 467-476 (2009).
    * Both authors have contributed equally.
  • N.F. Otani, R. Singh, F.H. Fenton, J. Butcher, D.W. Infanger, A. Neumann, S. Luther, R.F. Gilmour, Use of ultrasound imaging to map propagating action potential waves in the heart, Computers in Cardiology 36, 617-620 (2009).


  • P. Bittihn, G. Luther, E. Bodenschatz, V. Krinsky, U. Parlitz and S. Luther, Far field pacing supersedes anti-tachycardia pacing in a generic model of excitable media, New J. Phys. 10, 103012 (2008).
  • N.F. Otani, A. Mo, S. Mannava, F.H. Fenton, E.M. Cherry, S. Luther, and R.F. Gilmour, Jr., Characterization of multiple spiral wave dynamics as a stochastic predator-prey system, Phys. Rev. E. 78, 021913 (2008).


  • A. Pumir, V. Nikolski, M. Hörning, A. Isomura, K. Agladze, K. Yoshikawa, R. Gilmour, E. Bodenschatz and V. Krinsky, Wave Emission from Heterogeneities Opens a Way to Controlling Chaos in the Heart, Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 208101 (2007).