Spectral loudness summation for electrical stimulation in cochlear implant users

@article{Hoek2015SpectralLS,
  title={Spectral loudness summation for electrical stimulation in cochlear implant users},
  author={Femke L. Theelen - van den Hoek and M. Boymans and W. Dreschler},
  journal={International Journal of Audiology},
  year={2015},
  volume={54},
  pages={818 - 827}
}
Abstract Objective: This study investigates the effect of spectral loudness summation (SLS) in the electrical domain as perceived by cochlear implant (CI) users. Analogous to SLS in the acoustical domain, SLS was defined as the effect of electrode separation at a fixed overall stimulation rate. Design: Categorical loudness scaling (CLS) was conducted at three overall stimulation rates using single-electrode stimuli and multi-electrode stimuli presented interleaved on two or four electrodes. The… Expand
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