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Course requirements and guidelines for Neurobiology of Hearing papers.

Sample Papers

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Sample Critiques

OVERVIEW OF AUDITORY SYSTEM

Auditory Pathway Overview Manuel Malmierca 2009-2015

SIGNALS AND SOUNDS

Physics of Sound Moiseff 2009
Signals and Physics of Sound Kim 2010
System Transfer Functions and HRTFs Kim 2010
Signals Les Bernstein 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016

METHODS

Psychoacoustic Methods Les Bernstein 2014, 2016
Prague Neuroscience Methods Course Syka 2012
Neuroanatomical Methods: Part 1Part 2, Part 3Part 4 Saldana 2010-2013
Physiology Methods (Oliver); Kuwada Physiological Methods Oliver, Kuwada 2010-2013

HEARING

Frequency Selectivity, Masking and the Critical Band Lopez-Poveda 2009-2015
The Perception of Loudness Lopez-Poveda 2009-2015

BINAURAL HEARING

Binaural Hearing 1Binaural Hearing 2 Steve Colburn 2015
Binaural Hearing Tom Yin 2012
Binaural Hearing Les Bernstein 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016
Binaural Hearing - Handout 2009 Tino Trahiotis 2009, 2011, 2013
Assessing the Processing of Interaural Temporal Disparities Tino Trahiotis 2011

AUDITORY BRAINSTEM ANATOMY

Organization of the Brainstem Auditory Pathways Nell Cant 2014
From the Auditory Nerve to the Inferior Colliculus: The Anatomy of Brainstem Auditory Pathways Nell Cant 2012

THE EAR AND AUDITORY PERIPHERY

Lecture 1: Gross Anatomy and Focus on Hair Cells, Lecture 2: Dual Roles of Hair Cells, Lecture 3: The Lateral Wall and Cochlear Homeostasis, Lecture 4: Pathology David Furness 2016
Cochlea 1,  Cochlea 2,  Cochlea 3,  Cochlea 4 Jonathan Ashmore 2015
How the Ear Hears - Lecture 1Coding of Acoustic Signals by Type I Cochlear Afferents - Lecture 2Efferent Inhibition of the Cochlea - Lecture 3 Comparative Studies of Hearing- Lecture 4 Paul Fuchs 2014
Sound and Cochlear FunctionHair Cell MechanotransductionAfferent Synaptic SignalingComparative Hearing Paul Fuchs 2011-2012
The Cochlea, Transduction, and Auditory Periphery, Lecture 1 Lecture 2 Keith Duncan 2013, 2017
Synaptics and the Auditory Nerve; Lecture 3 Keith Duncan 2013, 2017

DEAFNESS

Deafness and RegenerationNotes View Keith Duncan 2013, 2017

AUDITORY NERVE

Auditory Nerve Amanda Lauer 2016
Auditory Nerve  Dave Ryugo 2015
Eight Nerve, Root Nucleus Delores Lopez 2009-2015
Physiology of Auditory Nerve Tom Yin 2012
The Basic Physiology of the Auditory Nerve Alan Palmer 2010

ACOUSTIC-MOTOR REFLEXES

Acoustic-Motor Reflexes Delores Lopez 2009-2015

COCHLEAR NUCLEUS

Ventral Cochlear NucleusDorsal Cochlear Nucleus Amanda Lauer 2016
Ventral Cochlear NucleusDorsal Cochlear Nucleus Dave Ryugo 2015
Anatomy and Basic Physiology of the Ventral Cochlear Nucleus Brad May 2011, 2014
Sound Coding and Impairment in the Ventral Cochlear Nucleus Brad May 2011, 2014
Anatomy and Basic Physiology of the Dorsal Cochlear Nucleus Brad May 2011, 2014
Processing in the Cochlear Nucleus Alan Palmer 2009
Neurons and Circuitry of Cochlear Nucleus Maria Rubio 2010
Physiology of Cochlear Nucleus: AVCN and DCN Tom Yin 2012

SUPERIOR OLIVARY COMPLEX AND BINAURAL MECHANISMS

Superior Olive and Lateral Lemniscus Oliver 2016
Physiology of Superior Olivary Complex Tom Yin 2012
Processing in the Superior Olivary Complex23 Alan Palmer 2009
Anatomy of the Superior Olivary ComplexNotes Oliver 2009-2011-2013
Physiology of Superior Olivary Complex Shig Kuwada 2010
Synaptic Transmission MNTB Ian Forsythe 2009

COMMUNICATION SOUNDS AND MODULATION

Role of Modulation in Hearing Monty Escabi 2015

LATERAL LEMNISCUS

Superior Olive and Lateral Lemniscus Oliver 2016
Lateral Lemniscus Manuel Malmierca 2010-2011

AUDITORY MIDBRAIN - INFERIOR COLLICULUS

Inferior Colliculus Cells and Circuitry Oliver 2009-2016
Inferior Colliculus Physiology Tom Yin 2012
Spectral Temporal Coding2011 Monty Escabi 2009, 2011
Role of Modulation in Hearing Monty Escabi 2015
Inferior Colliculus Physiology Shig Kuwada 2010
Tectal Longitudinal Column Enrique Saldana 2009

AUDITORY THALAMUS - MEDIAL GENICULATE

Medial Geniculate Body and Stimulus Specific Adaptation Manuel Malmierca 2011
Medial Geniculate Body Ed Bartlett 2015

AUDITORY CORTEX

Auditory Cortex Heather Read 2009, 2011
Auditory Cortex and Central Processing Disorders Frank Musiek 2010
Tonotopic Organization and Stimulus SelectivityTemporal ProcessingSpectral and Intensity ProcessingSpatial and Auditory-Feedback Processing Xiaoqin Wang 2012-2013
Auditory Cortex 1-2Auditory Cortex 3Auditory Cortex 4 Jonathan Fritz 2014
Auditory Cortex Ed Bartlett 2015

DESCENDING PATHWAYS

Efferents to the Cochlea Amanda Lauer 2016
Descending Pathways Enrique Saldana

SPEECH PROCESSORS

Current Research on Biologically Inspired Speech Processors for Auditory Prostheses Lopez-Poveda 2009-2012

PLASTICITY

Plasticity in Neurotransmitters of the Central Auditory System Aging and Tinnitus in MGB and AI Age-Related Inhibitory Changes in MGB Caspary 2016
Plasticity in Auditory System Miguel Merchan 2012, 2014
Stimulus Specific Adaptation Manuel Malmierca 2011-2015
Brainstem Plasticity  Dave Ryugo 2015

TINNITUS

Tinnitus Brad May 2011, 2014
Aging and Tinnitus in MGB and AI Caspary 2016