next up previous contents
Next: Sound Pressure Level and Up: Lectures Previous: Resonance


The Hearing Mechanism

Figure 14: The hearing mechanism (from Rossing, 1990).
\epsfig{file=Figures/, width=4in} \end{center} \vspace{-0.25in}

  1. The Outer Ear:

  2. The Middle Ear:

  3. The Inner Ear:

Critical Bands

Binaural Hearing and Localization

CCRMA ©1999 CCRMA, Stanford University. All Rights Reserved.
Maintained by Gary P. Scavone,