Perceptual Consequences of Changes in Vocoded Speech Parameters in Various Reverberation Conditions
- THE SPEECH TRANSMISSION INDEX AFTER FOUR DECADES OF DEVELOPMENT. van Wijngaarden, Sander; Verhave, Jan; Steeneken, Herman // Acoustics Australia;Aug2012, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p134
This year, the Speech Transmission Index (STI) celebrates its 40th birthday. It has been four decades since Houtgast and Steeneken first published their objective method for predicting speech intelligibility in Acustica . Since then, the STI has evolved into a versatile and mature method,...
- LISTENING EFFORT AND SPEECH INTELLIGIBILITY IN LISTENING SITUATIONS AFFECTED BY NOISE AND REVERBERATION. // Noise & Vibration Bulletin;Feb2015, p41
An abstract of the article "Listening effort and speech intelligibility in listening situations affected by noise and reverberation" by J. Rennies and others is presented.
- SPEECH INTELLIGIBILITY FOR INTERAURAL ALTERNATED SPEECH WITH AND WITHOUT INTERVENING NOISE FOR WORDS AND NONSENSE. Kreul, E. James // Language & Speech;Jan-Mar71, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p99
This article discusses speech intelligibility for interaural alternated speech with and without intervening noise for words and nonsense. Speech discrimination for nine sophisticated listeners was examined for the effect of interaural alternation of both word and nonsense syllable test materials...
- 3 Tips for Better Speech Intelligibility. Kridel, Tim // AV Technology;Sep2014, Vol. 7 Issue 7, pA14
The article offers tips for better speech intelligibility for students.
- Speaking clearly for the hard of hearing IV: Further studies of the role of speaking rate. Uchanski, Rosalie M.; Choi, Sunkyung S. // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Jun96, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p494
Part IV. Reports on a study on the role of speaking rate in determining the high intelligibility of clear speech. Nonuniformity time-scaled speech; Words in sentence context; Excised words in isolation; Pause modified sentences; Naturally produced fast clear speech.
- Binaural cues and consonant perception in reverberation and noise. Helfer, Karen S. // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Apr94, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p429
Examines differences in consonant perception when stimuli distorted by noise and/or reverberation were presented using presentation modes. Accuracy of feature identification; Reverberation time by frequency; Consonant identification by listening condition, presentation mode and consonant...
- The Relationship Between Listener Comprehension and Intelligibility Scores for Speakers With Dysarthria. Hustad, Katherine C. // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Jun2008, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p562
Purpose: This study examined the relationship between listener comprehension and intelligibility scores for speakers with mild, moderate, severe, and profound dysarthria. Relationships were examined across all speakers and their listeners when severity effects were statistically controlled,...
- MEASURING SYNCHRONIZED CORTICAL ACTIVITY TO SPEECH-ENVELOPE-LIKE FLUCTUATIONS. Gransier, Robin; Hofmann, Michael; Moonen, Marc; Van Wieringen, Astrid; Wouters, Jan // Journal of International Advanced Otology;May2015 Supplement, Vol. 11, p32
Temporal fluctuations in speech are of major importance for speech intelligibility. In normal listening situations, the speech envelope alone is sufficient for accurate speech intelligibility. The speech envelope consists of modulations and fluctuations at frequencies mainly below 20 Hz. The...
- Benefits from upgrade to the CP810â„¢ sound processor for Nucleus 24 cochlear implant recipients. Mosnier, Isabelle; Marx, Mathieu; Venail, Frederic; Loundon, Natalie; Roux-Vaillard, Samantha; Sterkers, Olivier // European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology;Jan2014, Vol. 271 Issue 1, p49
The objective of this study was to measure performance benefits obtained by upgrading recipients of the Cochlearâ„¢ Nucleus CI24 cochlear implant to the new CP810â„¢ sound processor. Speech recognition in quiet and in spatially separated noise was measured in established users of the...