Perceptual Effects of Dynamic Range Compression in Popular Music Recordings - January 2014
Accurate Calculation of Radiation and Diffraction from Loudspeaker Enclosures at Low Frequency - June 2013
New Measurement Techniques for Portable Listening Devices: Technical Report - October 2013
The Response of Loudspeakers to Tone Bursts
A loudspeaker, like msot electromechanical devices, is typically tested under steady state sine wave conditions. While tested under open loop conditions, it is used under transient closed loop conditions. The subtle aspects of quality performance are not accurately evaluated by test methods currently used. The problem is not one of quality control but of engineering evaluation. The tone burst has been found to display marked differences in reproduction quality as a function of loudspeaker suspensions, damping and baffle conditions.
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