Clean Audio for TV broadcast: An Object-Based Approach for Hearing-Impaired Viewers - April 2015
Audibility of a CD-Standard A/DA/A Loop Inserted into High-Resolution Audio Playback - September 2007
Sound Board: Food for Thought, Aesthetics in Orchestra Recording - April 2015
Uses and misuses of psychophysical methods in the evaluation of spatial sound reproduction
Whereas the primary motivation in spatial hearing research has been to gain greater understanding of the mechanisms of human spatial hearing, the motivation for applied research has been the verification and validation of various spatial audio rendering technologies under development. This paper outlines some of the uses of misuses of psychophysical methods typically employed in the subjective evaluation of spatial sound reproduction. The emphasis is upon the essential tension between engineering goals and scientific goals, which, while often conflicting, serve to focus psychophysical research upon resolving disputes between rival theories of how best to simulate spatial soundfields for a human listener.
Click to purchase paper 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 $20 for non-members, $5 for AES members and is free for E-Library subscribers.