Approximate Evaluation of Cochlear Model Tuning from the Wave Development Graph

  • S. M. Novoselova
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Biomathematics book series (LNBM, volume 87)


The simplest direct results of most numerical and hemi-analytical models are the wave development graphs. To compare the model results with experimental data, the theoretical tuning curve must be calculated. For this aim, the exterior cycle over the stimulating frequency must be included into the program, and the complex matrix of responses R (ω, x) = A ( ω, x) exp ( i Ø (ω, x)) must be obtained.


Basilar Membrane Tuning Curve Approximate Evaluation Amplitude Curve Wave Development 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. M. Novoselova
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  1. 1.V.A. Steklov Mathematical InstituteAcademy of Sciences of the USSRLeningradUSSR

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