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Table 1 Head tissue resistivity and conductivity values compiled from the literature [11–13].

From: Influence of head models on neuromagnetic fields and inverse source localizations

Tissue Resistivity(Ohm cm) Conductivity(Siemens/cm)
Brain White Matter 700 1.428E-3
Brain Gray Matter 300 3.334E-3
Spinal Cord and Cerebellum 624 1.6026E-3
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) 65 15.38E-3
Hard Bone 16000 6.25E-5
Soft Bone 2180 4.587E-4
Muscle 900 1.1112E-3
Fat 2500 4.0E-4
Eye 198 5.0505E-4
Scalp and Skin 230 4.3478E-3
Soft Tissue 576 1.7361E-3