Cuing effects for informational masking.

@article{Richards2004CuingEF,
  title={Cuing effects for informational masking.},
  author={Virginia M. Richards and D. Neff},
  journal={The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America},
  year={2004},
  volume={115 1},
  pages={289-300}
}
The detection of a tone added to a random-frequency, multitone masker can be very poor even when the maskers have little energy in the frequency region of the signal. This paper examines the effects of adding a pretrial cue to reduce uncertainty for the masker or the signal. The first two experiments examined the effect of cuing a fixed-frequency signal as the number of masker components and presentation methods were manipulated. Cue effectiveness varied across observers, but could reduce… CONTINUE READING
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