Accession Number : AD0287104

Title :   SIGNAL DETECTION IN NOISY FIELDS: A DISCUSSION OF HUMAN AUDITORY CAPABILITY

Corporate Author : DOUGLAS AIRCRAFT CO INC EL SEGUNDO CALIF

Personal Author(s) : LIPPERT,S.

Report Date : JUL 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : A selected review of psychoacoustics related to detection is presented, potential areas of improvement in detection capability are proposed, and test programs and procedures for evaluating the merit of the proposals in engineering applications are outlined. (Author)

Descriptors :   *DETECTION, *HEARING, *PSYCHOACOUSTICS, *ACOUSTIC SIGNALS, ABSORPTION, AGING (PHYSIOLOGY), ANTISUBMARINE WARFARE, ATTENTION, ATTENUATION, ECHO RANGING, INTELLIGIBILITY, INTENSITY, NOISE, PITCH DISCRIMINATION, SEA WATER, SOUND, SOUND TRANSMISSION, SPEECH, THRESHOLDS (PHYSIOLOGY), WATER, FEMALES

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE