Perception of Sound

  • Michael Möser


The perception of sound incidents requires the presence of some simple physical effects. A sound source oscillates and puts the surrounding air into motion. These oscillations are transmitted to the ear of the listener due to the compressibility and the mass of the air.


Sound Pressure Sound Pressure Level Frequency Response Function Hearing Level Time Domain Signal 
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Further Reading

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    S. A. Gelfand. Hearing - an Introduction to Psychological and Physiological Acoustics. Marcel Dekker, New York, 1998.Google Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael Möser
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  1. 1.Institut Technische AkustikTU BerlinBerlinGermany

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