A basic instrumentation setup to perform sonogenetic experiments will require the following (through many varieties and individual requirements may differ):

Delivering Ultrasound


Name: Custom fabricated LN transducers

Please refer to and cite this publication: Vasan, A., Connacher, W., Friend, J. Fabrication and Characterization of Thickness Mode Piezoelectric Devices for Atomization and Acoustofluidics. J. Vis. Exp.162), e61015, doi:10.3791/61015 (2020).


Name: AG 1020 Amplifier
Company: MDM Electronics


Name: ā€œUā€ Series Amplifiers – 10U1000
Company: AR RF/Microwave Instrumentation

Signal Generator

Name: 33600A Series Trueform Waveform Generators
Company: Keysight Technologies

Measuring Ultrasound

Oscilloscopes and Probes

Name: DSOX2024A Oscilloscope: 200 MHz, 4 Analog Channels
Company: Keysight Technologies

Name: CT2 AC Current Probe
Company: Tektronix

Name: N2863B Passive Probe (Voltage Probe)
Company: Keysight Technologies

Hydrophone Equipment

Name: Fibre-optic Hydrophones
Company: Precision Acoustics



Company: Federal Custom Cable
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Soldering Equipment

Name: FX888D-23BY Digital Soldering Station
Company: Hakko