Problem of localization in the median plane: effect of pinnae cavity occlusion.

@article{Gardner1973ProblemOL,
  title={Problem of localization in the median plane: effect of pinnae cavity occlusion.},
  author={M. Gardner and R. S. Gardner},
  journal={The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America},
  year={1973},
  volume={53 2},
  pages={
          400-8
        }
}
Localization of sound sources outside the median plane is influenced primarily by differences in head shadow and arrival time of the signal at the two ears of the observer. For sources located within this plane, localization is influenced primarily by the irregularities of the pinna. By progressively occluding these cavities, it is shown that localization ability decreases with increasing occlusion, that it is better for signals in the anterior than in the posterior sector of the median plane… Expand
226 Citations

Topics from this paper

Effects of targeted pinna occlusion on pinna/spectral cues to localization in the median plane
  • Highly Influenced
  • PDF
The contribution of two ears to the perception of vertical angle in sagittal planes.
  • M. Morimoto
  • Geology, Medicine
  • The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America
  • 2001
  • 71
  • PDF
The Avian Head Induces Cues for Sound Localization in Elevation
  • 11
  • PDF
Sound localization in the median sagittal plane by listeners with presbyacusis.
  • 34
  • PDF
Localization dominance in the median-sagittal plane: effect of stimulus duration.
  • 19
  • PDF
Localization of sound in the vertical plane with and without high-frequency spectral cues
  • 69
  • PDF
Localization of moving sounds by hemispherectomized subjects
  • 7
Pinna-based spectral cues for sound localization in cat
  • 234
...
1
2
3
4
5
...