Comparison of HRTF Databases

  • Kazuhiro Iida


Several research institutes have released databases of HRTFs. This chapter introduces representative databases and compares them from the viewpoints of spectral cues and pinna shape.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kazuhiro Iida
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  1. 1.Spatial Hearing Laboratory, Faculty of Advanced EngineeringChiba Institute of TechnologyNarashinoJapan

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