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Title: Informational masking of speech for elderly listeners.
Author: Agus, Trevor
ISNI:       0000 0001 3399 6201
Awarding Body: Strathclyde
Current Institution: University of Strathclyde
Date of Award: 2008
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Abstract:
Elderly listeners generally have more difficulty than young listeners understanding one talker in the presence of another. Some of this difficulty may be attributable to "informational masking", which is the extra listening difficulty due to competing speech in comparison to acoustically equivalent noise maskers. A range of methods are used to measure informational masking for young and elderly listeners.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID: uk.bl.ethos.488831  DOI: Not available
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