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TNO Technische Menskunde (author), Bronkhorst, A.W. (author)
It is in most cases relatively easy to understand one talker even if other persons arc talking at the same time. Over the last decades, this so-called cocktail party phenomenon has been the subject of a considerable number of studies. In the present paper, an overview is given of part of this research, specifically those studies dealing with the...
article 2000
Instituut voor Zintuigfysiologie TNO (author), Smith, P. (author)
book 1988
Instituut voor Zintuigfysiologie TNO (author), Plomp, R. (author)
The article deals with the question of why multichannel amplitude compression appears to have a negative rather than a positive effect no speech intelligibility by hearing-impaired listeners. It is argued that the small time constants of amplitude compression diminish the temporal as well as the spectral contrasts in the speech signal. According...
article 1988