The type of transform window used before entry into the frequency domain determines the characteristics of the spectral analysis. A program has been written to model the ear and compare the performance of some common windows with respect to the theoretical response of the ear. They are judged on their ability to keep the windowed response beneath the masking curve.
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 free for AES members and E-Library subscribers.