Accession Number : AD0896840

Title :   Periodic Status Report Number 16, 16 November 1950 - 15 February 1951.

Corporate Author : HARVARD UNIV CAMBRIDGE MA PSYCHO-ACOUSTIC LAB

Report Date : 15 FEB 1951

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : Contents: Physiological Studies: Medical Geniculate Studies; The Effect of Exposure to Loud Sounds upon the Click Response; The Effect of Temperature upon the Round Window Response; The Threshold of Hearing for Continuous and Interrupted Tones; The Measurement of Hearing; Effects upon Localization of Training with Rotated Binaural Axis; Cortical Projections of the Two Ears; Electrical Responses of the Round Window and the Auditory Cortex to Pairs of Acoustic Clicks; Recording Cortical Potentials from Animals with Implanted Electrodes; A Simple Statistical Model for the Analysis of the Round Window Response to Pairs of Clicks; The Neural Components of the Round Window Response to Pure Tones; Auditory Fatigue for Clicks after Exposure to Tones and to Bands of Noise; Reexamination of Recruitment; Auditory Thresholds of Pigeons; Concomitant Variations in Visual and Auditory Absolute Thresholds; Cochlear Nucleus Studies; Efferent Pathway to Cochlea; Round Window Potentials in the Pigeon; Comparison of Cortical Potentials Recorded at Pia Mater, Dura Mater and Skull; and Sound Production by Rubbing on the Skin an Electrode Carrying an Alternative Current.

Descriptors :   (*PSYCHOACOUSTICS, NAVAL RESEARCH), NOISE(SOUND), RESPONSE(BIOLOGY), EAR, TEMPERATURE, ANATOMY, THRESHOLDS(PHYSIOLOGY), HEARING, TRAINING, CEREBRAL CORTEX, ELECTRODES, SURGICAL IMPLANTATION, FATIGUE(PHYSIOLOGY), NUCLEI(BIOLOGY), BRAIN, PIGEONS, NERVE IMPULSES, AUDIO TONES, NEUROLOGY, REPORTS, ABSTRACTS.

Subject Categories : Psychology
      Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE