SoundSight

human echolocation training

 

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Neural Correlates of Human Echolocation of Path Direction During Walking. Fiehler K, Schütz I, Meller T, Thaler L. 

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Aural localization of silent objects by active human biosonar: neural representations of virtual echo-acoustic space. Wallmeier L(1), Kish D, Wiegrebe L, Flanagin VL.

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Ranging in human sonar: effects of additional early reflections and exploratory head movements. Wallmeier L(1), Wiegrebe L(1).

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Network models of frequency modulated sweep detection. Skorheim S(1), Razak K(2), Bazhenov M(1).


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Enhanced auditory spatial localization in blind echolocators. Vercillo T(1), Milne JL(2), Gori M(3), Goodale MA(2).


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Parahippocampal cortex is involved in material processing via echoes in blind echolocation experts. Milne JL(1), Arnott SR(2), Kish D(3), Goodale MA(4), Thaler L(5).

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A blind human expert echolocator shows size constancy for objects perceived by echoes. Milne JL(1), Anello M, Goodale MA, Thaler L.

10. Atten Percept Psychophys. 2014 Aug;76(6):1828-37. doi: 10.3758/s13414-014-0695-2.
The role of head movements in the discrimination of 2-D shape by blind echolocation experts. Milne JL(1), Goodale MA, Thaler L.

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Correlation between vividness of visual imagery and echolocation ability in sighted, echo-naïve people. Thaler L(1), Wilson RC, Gee BK.

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A summary of research investigating echolocation abilities of blind and sighted humans. Kolarik AJ(1), Cirstea S(2), Pardhan S(3), Moore BC(4).

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Neural correlates of motion processing through echolocation, source hearing, and vision in blind echolocation experts and sighted echolocation novices.
Thaler L(1), Milne JL, Arnott SR, Kish D, Goodale MA. 

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Echolocation versus echo suppression in humans. Wallmeier L(1), Geßele N, Wiegrebe L.

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Psychophysics of human echolocation. Schörnich S(1), Wallmeier L, Gessele N, Nagy A, Schranner M, Kish D, Wiegrebe L. 

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Identification of the lateral position of a virtual object based on echoes by humans. Rowan D(1), Papadopoulos T, Edwards D, Holmes H, Hollingdale A, Evans L, Allen R.

17. Neuropsychologia. 2013 Apr;51(5):938-49. doi: 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2013.01.024. Epub 2013 Feb 4.
Shape-specific activation of occipital cortex in an early blind echolocation expert. Arnott SR(1), Thaler L, Milne JL, Kish D, Goodale MA.
 
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Size does not matter: size-invariant echo-acoustic object classification. Genzel D(1), Wiegrebe L.

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Discovering your inner bat: echo-acoustic target ranging in humans. Schörnich S(1), Nagy A, Wiegrebe L. 

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Hearing echoes. Chan YF.

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22. Exp Brain Res. 2012 Feb;216(4):483-8. doi: 10.1007/s00221-011-2951-1. Epub 2011 Nov 20.
Ultrafine spatial acuity of blind expert human echolocators. Teng S(1), Puri A, Whitney D.

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Neural correlates of natural human echolocation in early and late blind echolocation experts. Thaler L(1), Arnott SR, Goodale MA.

24. Perception. 2010;39(4):483-501. Human echolocation: Blind and sighted persons' ability to detect sounds recorded in the presence of a reflecting object
Schenkman BN(1), Nilsson ME.

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29. J Acoust Soc Am. 2007 Sep;122(3):1611.Effects of frequency characteristics of reverberation time on listener envelopment. Morimoto M(1), Jinya M, Nakagawa K.

30. J Comp Psychol. 2007 Aug;121(3):306-19. Human listeners provide insights into echo features used by dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) to discriminate among objects. 
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37. Biol Cybern. 2002 Mar;86(3):231-40. A neural network model of the inferior colliculus with modifiable lateral inhibitory synapses for human echolocation.
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Au WW(1), Kastelein RA, Rippe T, Schooneman NM.

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