Accession Number : AD0692464

Title :   UNDERWATER HEARING THRESHOLDS IN MAN AS A FUNCTION OF WATER DEPTH.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept.,

Corporate Author : FLORIDA UNIV GAINESVILLE COMMUNICATION SCIENCES LAB

Personal Author(s) : Brandt,John F. ; Hollien,Harry ; Doherty,E. Thomas

Report Date : 01 AUG 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : Thresholds of human hearing were obtained underwater at depths of 35, 70, and 105 feet. Subjects were six divers experienced in taking underwater hearing threshold tests by a modified Bekesy technique. No significant effect due to depth was noted. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*UNDERWATER SOUND, HEARING), (*HEARING, THRESHOLDS(PHYSIOLOGY)), VOICE COMMUNICATIONS, UNDERWATER, SCUBA DIVERS

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE