Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIV
  2. Jonas Braasch
    Pages 75-108
  3. Armin Kohlrausch, Steven van de Par
    Pages 109-138
  4. Hugo Fastl
    Pages 139-162
  5. Inga Holube, Volkmar Hamacher
    Pages 255-276
  6. Pedro Novo
    Pages 277-297
  7. John N. Mourjopoulos
    Pages 299-319
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 367-379

About this book


Communication Acoustics deals with the fundamentals of those areas of acoustics which are related to modern communication technologies. Due to the advent of digital signal processing and recording in acoustics, these areas have enjoyed an enormous upswing during the last 4 decades. The book chapters represent review articles covering the most relevant areas of the field. They are written with the goal of providing students with comprehensive introductions. Further they offer a supply of numerous references to the relevant literature. Besides its usefulness as a textbook, this will make the book a source of valuable information for those who want to improve or refresh their knowledge in the field of communication acoustics – and to work their way deeper into it. Due to its interdisciplinary character Communication Acoustics is bound to attract readers from many different areas, such as: acoustics, cognitive science, speech science, and communication technology.


Acoustics communication digital signal processing information modeling signal processing sound sound design

Editors and affiliations

  • Jens Blauert
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Communication AcousticsRuhr-University BochumBochumGermany

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2005
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-22162-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-27437-7
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