Journal Forum

A Meta-Analysis of High Resolution Audio Perceptual Evaluation - June 2016
2 comments

Synthetic Reverberator - January 1960
3 comments

Sound Board: High-Resolution Audio - October 2015
4 comments

Access Journal Forum

AES E-Library

Evaluation of the Audible Distortion and Noise Produced by Digital Audio Converters

Document Thumbnail

A quantitative measurement technique to evaluate audible impairments caused by the noise and distortion of digital audio conversion systems is discussed and is shown to correlate well with subjective impression. Performance at low, medium, and high signal levels is examined using the auditory critical-band concept, signal masking, environmental noise making, and hearing acuity. The technique applies sine-wave signals and divides the output spectrum into auditory critical bands, which are used to determine the audibility of the noise and distortion products.

Author:
Affiliation:
JAES Volume 35 Issue 7/8 pp. 517-535; July 1987
Publication Date:
Permalink: http://www.aes.org/e-lib/browse.cfm?elib=5193

Click to purchase paper as a non-member or login as an AES member. If your company or school subscribes to the E-Library then switch to the institutional version. If you are not an AES member and would like to subscribe to the E-Library then Join the AES!

This paper costs $33 for non-members and is temporarily free for AES members.

Learn more about the AES E-Library

E-Library Location:

Start a discussion about this paper!


 
Facebook   Twitter   LinkedIn   Google+   YouTube   RSS News Feeds  
AES - Audio Engineering Society