Equal-loudness-level contours for pure tones.

@article{Suzuki2004EqualloudnesslevelCF,
  title={Equal-loudness-level contours for pure tones.},
  author={Y{\^o}iti Suzuki and H. Takeshima},
  journal={The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America},
  year={2004},
  volume={116 2},
  pages={
          918-33
        }
}
Equal-loudness-level contours provide the foundation for theoretical and practical analyses of intensity-frequency characteristics of auditory systems. Since 1956 equal-loudness-level contours based on the free-field measurements of Robinson and Dadson [Br. J. Appl. Phys. 7, 166-181 (1956)] have been widely accepted. However, in 1987 some questions about the general applicability of these contours were published [H. Fastl and E. Zwicker, Fortschritte der Akustik, DAGA '87, pp. 189-193 (1987… Expand
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