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The discrimination of voice cues in simulations of bimodal electro-acoustic cochlear-implant hearing

Başkent, D., Luckmann, A., Ceha, J., Gaudrain, E. & Tamati, T. N., Apr-2018, In : Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 143, 4, EL292.

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Başkent, D., Luckmann, A., Ceha, J., Gaudrain, E., & Tamati, T. N. (2018). The discrimination of voice cues in simulations of bimodal electro-acoustic cochlear-implant hearing. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 143(4), [EL292]. https://doi.org/10.1121/1.5034171

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Başkent, Deniz ; Luckmann, Annika ; Ceha, Jessy ; Gaudrain, Etienne ; Tamati, Terrin N. / The discrimination of voice cues in simulations of bimodal electro-acoustic cochlear-implant hearing. In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 2018 ; Vol. 143, No. 4.

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Başkent, D, Luckmann, A, Ceha, J, Gaudrain, E & Tamati, TN 2018, 'The discrimination of voice cues in simulations of bimodal electro-acoustic cochlear-implant hearing', Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol. 143, no. 4, EL292. https://doi.org/10.1121/1.5034171

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The discrimination of voice cues in simulations of bimodal electro-acoustic cochlear-implant hearing. / Başkent, Deniz; Luckmann, Annika; Ceha, Jessy; Gaudrain, Etienne; Tamati, Terrin N.

In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 143, No. 4, EL292, 04.2018.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Vancouver

Başkent D, Luckmann A, Ceha J, Gaudrain E, Tamati TN. The discrimination of voice cues in simulations of bimodal electro-acoustic cochlear-implant hearing. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 2018 Apr;143(4). EL292. https://doi.org/10.1121/1.5034171


BibTeX

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abstract = "In discriminating speakers' voices, normal-hearing individuals effectively use two vocal characteristics, vocal pitch (related to fundamental frequency, F0) and vocal-tract length (VTL, related to speaker size). Typical cochlear-implant users show poor perception of these cues. However, in implant users with low-frequency residual acoustic hearing, this bimodal electro-acoustic stimulation may provide additional voice-related cues, such as low-numbered harmonics and formants, which could improve F0/VTL perception. In acoustic noise-vocoder simulations, where added low-pass filtered speech simulated residual hearing, a strong bimodal benefit was observed for F0 perception. No bimodal benefit was observed for VTL, which seems to mainly rely on vocoder spectral resolution.",
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