Communication Acoustics / Edition 1

Communication Acoustics / Edition 1

by Jens Blauert
     
 

ISBN-10: 354022162X

ISBN-13: 9783540221623

Pub. Date: 07/21/2005

Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg

Communication Acoustics deals with the fundamentals of those areas of acoustics which are related to modern communication technologies. Due to the advent of digital signal processing and recording in acoustics, these areas have enjoyed an enormous upswing during the last 4 decades. The book chapters represent review articles covering the most relevant areas of the

…  See more details below

Overview

Communication Acoustics deals with the fundamentals of those areas of acoustics which are related to modern communication technologies. Due to the advent of digital signal processing and recording in acoustics, these areas have enjoyed an enormous upswing during the last 4 decades. The book chapters represent review articles covering the most relevant areas of the field. They are written with the goal of providing students with comprehensive introductions. Further they offer a supply of numerous references to the relevant literature. Besides its usefulness as a textbook, this will make the book a source of valuable information for those who want to improve or refresh their knowledge in the field of communication acoustics – and to work their way deeper into it. Due to its interdisciplinary character Communication Acoustics is bound to attract readers from many different areas, such as: acoustics, cognitive science, speech science, and communication technology.

Read More

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783540221623
Publisher:
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date:
07/21/2005
Series:
Signals and Communication Technology Series
Edition description:
2005
Pages:
379
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

1Analysis and synthesis of auditory scenes1
2Evolutionary adaptations for auditory communication27
3A functional view on the peripheral human hearing organ47
4Modelling of binaural hearing75
5Audio-visual interaction in the context of multi-media applications109
6Psycho-acoustics and sound quality139
7Quality of transmitted speech for humans and machines163
8Assigning meaning to sounds - semiotics in the context of product-sound design193
9Binaural technique - basic methods for recording, synthesis, and reproduction223
10Hearing-aid technology255
11Auditory virtual environments277
12The evolution of digital audio technology299
13Speech production - acoustics, models, and applications321
14Speech and audio coding - aiming at high quality and low data rates339

Read More

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >