Prof. Dr. Volker Hohmann

Management & Office

SFB Colloquium

SFB Colloquium

Unless otherwise noted, the SFB colloquium takes place on tuesdays from 2.15-4:00 pm, in conjunction with the department colloquium. On this website, only the SFB talks are listed. For a list of all talks and for newest updates see the department colloquium website.

During the corona pandemic, the talks will be virtual talks.

Further talks t.b.d.

Summer semester 2021

Date Location Title Speaker Invited by
13.07.2021 virtual    Perceptual analysis of spatial auditory scenes in virtual reality Axel Ahrens
Bernhard Seeber (C5)
06.07.2021 virtual    Modeling radiation and scattering with edge diffraction Peter U. Svensson (Department of Electronic Systems, NTNU, Norway) Stephan Ewert (C5)
29.06.2021   postponed to fall term   Julia Schütze (C4)
22.06.2021 virtual Optimizing hearing healthcare system response to patient’s needs via the ICF core sets for hearing loss: what has been done, where we are, and the future direction Razan Alfakir
(Auburn University, Alabama, USA)


Tahereh Afghah (C4)
01.06.2021 virtual    Audio reproduction in non-optimal acoustical environments Ali Fallah
Steven van de Par (C2)
18.05.2021 virtual    Individualization of HRTFs based on anthropometric features Fabian Brinkmann, Stefan Weinzierl
(TU Berlin)
Matthias Blau (C1)

Time slot:

virtual Spatial augmented/mixed reality audio for hearables: recent works in applying AI and DSP for real sound sensing and control Woon-Seng Gan (NTU, Singapore) Simon Doclo (C1)
16.00 !)
virtual Neuroscience-inspired analysis and visualization of convolutional speech recognition models Andreas Krug, Sebastian Stober 
(OVGU Magdeburg)
Jörn Anemüller (B3)
27.04.2021 virtual    Investigating speech perception with cochlear implants in both directions: Effects of simulated channel interactions and removal of background noise using machine learning Tobias Goehring
(U Cambridge)
Mathias Dietz (B4)
20.04.2021   postponed to 03.05.21    



Winter semester 2020/2021

Date Location Title Speaker Invited by
02.02.2021 virtual Robust binaural sound localisation using raw waveforms Ning Ma (University of Sheffield, UK) Simon Doclo (B2)
26.01.2021 virtual 1) Speech-aware DOA estimation using CNNs

2) Glimpse formation based on local feature contrasts and spectro-temporal context
1) Reza Varzandeh

2) Steven van de Par
(Sarinah Sutojo)
Steven van de Par (B2)
19.01.2021 virtual Clarity Challenge - Machine learning challenges for hearing devices Jon Barker (University of Sheffield, UK) Volker Hohmann (B1)
22.12.2020 virtual Ecological validity and the selection of scenarios for laboratory testing Karolina Smeds (Office of Research in Clinical Amplification, Europe, Widex A/S, Sweden) Anna Warzybok (A5)
15.12.2020 virtual Presynaptic cytoskeleton dynamics impact signal transmission at an central auditory synapse Christian Keine (UOL) Birger Kollmeier (A4)
08.12.2020 virtual Modelling of bone conduction hearing Stefan Stenfelt (Linköping University, Sweden) Birger Kollmeier (A4)
24.11.2020 virtual Development and applications of a virtual listener in (virtual) complex acoustic scenes Marc-Rene Schädler (UOL) Marc-Rene Schädler (A3)
17.11.2020 virtual Internal noise in auditory modulation detection Christian Lorenzi
(ENS, Paris)
Stephan Ewert (A2)
03.11.2020 virtual Hearing impairment and individual variability in modelling binaural speech intelligibility Mathieu Lavandier
(Universite de Lyon)
Brand, Rennies
27.10.2020 virtual Data and models about binaural aspects of intelligibility and listening effort Brand, Rennies
& Co
Brand, Rennies

Winter semester 2019/2020

Date Location Title Speaker Invited by
W30-0-027/28 Contribution of listener translation to the perceived externalization in binaural reproduction Manan Lamba
(TU Ilmenau -  Fraunhofer IDMT)
21.01.2020   The evaluation of rhythm and pitch perception correlation with the sound source location in horizontal plane in a cocktail party scenario Tahereh Afghah
(USC San Diego)
Volker Hohmann
17.12.2019 W2 1-148 Electric stimulation of auditory nerve fibers. Modelling and Measurements Werner Hemmert
(TU München)
Mathias Dietz


Previous talks

Date Location Title Speaker Invited by
17.12.2019 W2 1-148 Electric stimulation of auditory nerve fibers. Modelling and Measurements Werner Hemmert
(TU München)
Mathias Dietz
Tuesday, 17.09.2019,
W30-0-033/34 Einfluss gerätebedingter Laufzeitunterschiede auf die Lokalisationsfähigkeit bimodaler CI-/HG-Träger Stefan Zirn (Hochschule Offenburg) Volker Hohmann
Freitag, 08.02.2019
W30-0-033/34 Entwicklung und Evaluation von Deep-Neural-Network-Systemen zur Schallquellenlokalisation mittels Mikrofon-Arrays Hendrik Schoof Jörn Anemüller
Freitag, 30.11.2018
W30-0-033/34 Binaural masking level differences (BMLD) - Daten und Modellideen Kristin Bracklo Birger Kollmeier, Mathias Dietz
(Changed: 2022-01-20)