Suppression and critical bands in band-limiting experiments.

@article{Weber1978SuppressionAC,
  title={Suppression and critical bands in band-limiting experiments.},
  author={Daniel Ludwig Weber},
  journal={The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America},
  year={1978},
  volume={64 1},
  pages={
          141-50
        }
}
Band-limiting experiments were performed at three noise spectrum levels (N0 = 25, 40, and 55 dB SPL) for forward, simultaneous, and backward masking. Threshold for a 2-kHz sinusoid decreased for masker bandwidths greater than a "critical bandwidth" in nonsimultaneous masking. These results are evidence for a suppression effect not observed in simultaneous masking; however, a qualitative model of suppression can account for the results in all three types of masking. In addition, the data for… CONTINUE READING

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