William A. Yost (auth.), William A. Yost, Arthur N. Popper,'s Auditory Perception of Sound Sources PDF

By William A. Yost (auth.), William A. Yost, Arthur N. Popper, Richard R. Fay (eds.)

ISBN-10: 0387713042

ISBN-13: 9780387713045

ISBN-10: 0387713050

ISBN-13: 9780387713052

Auditory conception of Sound Sources covers higher-level auditory tactics which are perceptual approaches. The chapters describe how people and different animals understand the sounds that they obtain from the various sound assets latest on the earth. This booklet will supply an outline of parts of present examine concerned with figuring out how sound-source decision procedures function. This booklet will concentrate on psychophysics and belief in addition to being suitable to easy auditory research.


  • Perceiving Sound resources: an outline William A. Yost
  • Human Sound resource id Robert A. Lutfi
  • Size info within the creation and conception of communique Sounds Roy D. Patterson, David R. R. Smith, Ralph van Dinther, and Tom Walters
  • The function of reminiscence in auditory conception Laurent Demany, and Catherine Semal
  • Auditory recognition and Filters Ervin R. Hafter, Anastasios Sarampalis, and Psyche Loui
  • Informational protecting Gerald Kidd Jr., Christine R. Mason, Virginia M. Richards, Frederick J. Gallun, and Nathaniel I. Durlach
  • Effects of harmonicity and regularity at the belief of sound assets Robert P. Carlyon, and Hedwig E. Gockel
  • Spatial listening to and Perceiving resources Christopher J. Darwin
  • Envelope Processing and Sound-Source notion Stanley Sheft
  • Speech as a valid resource Andrew J. Lotto, and Sarah C. Sullivan
  • Sound resource belief and circulate Segregation in Non-human Vertebrate Animals Richard R. Fay

About the editors:

William A. Yost, Ph.D., is Professor of Psychology, Adjunct Professor of listening to Sciences of the Parmly listening to Institute, and Adjunct Professor of Otolaryngology at Loyola collage of Chicago. Arthur N. Popper is Professor within the division of Biology and Co-Director of the guts for Comparative and Evolutionary Biology of listening to on the collage of Maryland, collage Park. Richard R. Fay is Director of the Parmly listening to Institute and Professor of Psychology at Loyola college of Chicago.

About the series:

The Springer instruction manual of Auditory Research provides a sequence of artificial stories of primary issues facing auditory platforms. each one quantity is self sustaining and authoritative; taken as a suite, this sequence is the definitive source within the field.

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Tucker and Brown (2003) largely replicated these results using their recordings of freely vibrating plates of different materials and shapes. Twelve naive listeners judged relative size from sound pairs produced by plates of the same material. Judgments again were less accurate than those for material; listeners grossly underestimated differences in size and often confused the larger of the two plates with the smaller. The acoustic information that might have mediated judgments of size in these studies is unclear.

The plates were made of wood, aluminum, and plastic and differed is size and shape (square, triangular, and circular). Twelve untrained listeners identified the plate from a sound recording on each trial by selecting from a list of the possible material/shape combinations; no other feedback was given. Plastic and wooden plates were frequently confused but easily distinguished from the aluminum plates. Notably, the confusions between plastic and wood increased when the plates were damped by submerging them in water.

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