Prof. Dr. Volker Hohmann
Coordinator of CRC 1330

Management & Office


This project is funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation) – Project-ID 352015383 – SFB 1330.


Peer-reviewed journal papers

2022 Journal papers

  • Afghah T, Alfakir R, Meis M, van Leeuwen L, Kramer SE, Hammady M, Youssif M, Wagener KC (2022) The development of a self-rated ICF-based questionnaire (HEAR-COMMAND Tool) to evaluate hearing, communication, and conversation disability: Multinational experts’ and patients’ perspectives. Front. Rehabilit. Sci., published online 14 November 2022, 15 pages.
    DOI: 10.3389/fresc.2022.1005525
  • Afghah T, Schütze J, Meis M, Kollmeier B, Wagener KC (2022) Conformities and gaps of clinical audiological data with the international classification of functioning disability and health core sets for hearing loss.  Int J Audiol. Published online: 19 Jun 2022, 10 pages.
    DOI: 10.1080/14992027.2022.2078433
  • Biberger T, Ewert SD (2022) Binaural detection thresholds and audio quality of speech and music signals in complex acoustic environments, Frontiers in Psychology, accepted 26. Sept. 2022.
    DOI: 10.3389/fpsyg.2022.994047
  • Biberger T, Ewert SD (2022) Towards a simplified and generalized monaural and binaural auditory model for psychoacoustics and speech intelligibility. Acta Acustica 6:23, 21 pages.
    DOI: 10.1051/aacus/2022018
  • Drefs J, Guiraud, E., Lücke J (2022) Evolutionary variational optimization of generative models. Journal of Machine Learning Research 23(21):1-51.
    Publication available at
  • Eurich B, Encke J, Ewert SD, Dietz M (2022) Lower interaural coherence in off-signal bands impairs binaural detection. J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 151 (6), 3927–3936.
    DOI: 10.1121/10.0011673
  • Ewert SD (2022) A filter representation of diffraction at infinite and finite wedges. JASA Express Lett. 2:092401, 10 pages.
    DOI: 10.1121/10.0013686
  • Heeren J, Nuesse T, Latzel M, Holube I, Hohmann V, Wagener KC, Schulte M (2022) The concurrent OLSA test: a method fo speech recognition in multi-talker situations at fixed SNR. Trends Hear 26: 23312165221108257, 12 pages.
    DOI: 10.1177/23312165221108257
  • Hendrikse MME, Eichler T, Hohmann V, Grimm G (2022) Self-motion with hearing impairment and (directional) hearing aids. Trends Hear 26: 23312165221078707, 15 pages.
    DOI: 10.1177/23312165221078707
  • Hirschberger F, Forster D, Lücke J (2022) A variational EM acceleration for efficient clustering at very large scales. IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence 44(12): 9787 - 9801. Published December 2022 (online since December 9, 2021).
    DOI: 10.1109/TPAMI.2021.3133763
  • Hu H, Hartog L, Kollmeier B, Ewert SD (2022) Spectral and binaural loudness summation of equally loud narrowband signals in single-sided-deafness and bilateral cochlear implant users. Front. Neurosci. 16:931748, 18 pages.
    DOI: 10.3389/fnins.2022.931748
  • Kayser H, Hermansky H, Meyer BT (2022) Spatial speech detection for binaural hearing aids using deep phoneme classifiers. Acta Acustica 6:25, 14 pages.
    DOI: 10.1051/aacus/2022013
  • Krüger M, Schulte M, Brand T (2022) Assessing and modeling spatial release from listening effort in listeners with normal hearing: reference ranges and effects of noise direction and age. Trends in Hearing 26, 19 pages.
    DOI: 10.1177/23312165221129407
  • Llorach G, Kirschner F, Grimm G, Zokoll MA, Wagener KC, Hohmann V (2022) Development and evaluation of video recordings for the OLSAmatrix sentence test. Int. J. Audiol. 61(4): 311-321.
    DOI: 10.1080/14992027.2021.1930205
  • Llorach G, Oetting D, Vormann M, Meis M, Hohmann V (2022) Vehicle noise: comparison of loudness ratings in the field and the laboratory. International Journal of Audiology, published online: 13 Dec 2022
    DOI: 10.1080/14992027.2022.2147867
  • Luberadzka J, Kayser H, Hohmann V (2022) Making sense of periodicity glimpses in a prediction-update-loop - a computational model of attentive voice tracking. JASA 151(2), 712-737.
    DOI: 10.1121/10.0009337
  • Rennies J, Röttges S, Huber R, Hauth CF, Brand T (2022) A joint framework for blind prediction of binaural speech intelligibility and perceived listening effort. Hearing Research 426, 108598, 13 pages.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.heares.2022.108598
  • Rennies J, Warzybok A, Kollmeier B, Brand T (2022) Spatio-temporal integration of speech reflections in hearing-impaired listeners, Trends in Hearing, first published online December 19, 2022,
    DOI: 10.1177/23312165221143901
  • Röttges S, Hauth CF, Rennies J, Brand T (2022) Using a blind EC mechanism for modelling the interaction between binaural and temporal speech processing. Acta Acustica 6:21, 14 pages.
    DOI: 10.1051/aacus/2022009
  • Sankowsky-Rothe T, van de Par S, Blau M (2022) Parametric model of young infants’ eardrum and ear canal impedances supporting immittance measurement results. Part I: Development of the model. Acta Acust. 6: 53, 18 pages.
    DOI: 10.1051/aacus/2022047
  • Schädler MR (2022) Interactive spatial speech recognition maps based on simulated speech recognition experiments. Acta Acoustica 6:31, 18 pages.
    DOI: 10.1051/aacus/2022028
  • Schepker H, Denk F, Kollmeier B, & Doclo S (2022) Robust single- and multi-loudspeaker least-squares-based equalization for hearing devices. EURASIP J Audio Speech Music Proc 2022:15, 14 pages.
    DOI: 10.1186/s13636-022-00247-6
  • Sönnichsen R, Llorach To G, Hochmuth S, Hohmann V, Radeloff A (2022) How face masks interfere with speech understanding of normal-hearing individuals: vision makes the difference. Otol Neurotol 43: 282-288.
    DOI: 10.1097/MAO.0000000000003458
  • Sönnichsen R, Llorach To G, Hohmann V, Hochmuth S, Radeloff A (2022) Challenging times for cochlear implant users – effect of face masks on audiovisual speech understanding during the COVID-19 pandemic. Trends in Hearing 16, 9 pages.
    DOI: 10.1177/233121652211343788
  • Strasser E, Brand T, Rennies J (2022) MASAVE: A mobile test system for audio-visual experiments at home. Acta Acustica 6:54, 13 pages.
  • Sutojo S, May T, van de Par S (2022) Segmentation of multitalker mixtures based on local feature contrasts and auditory glimpses. IEEE/ACM Transactions on Audio, Speech, and Language Processing 30, 1249-1262.
    DOI: 10.1109/TASLP.2022.3155285
  • van de Par S, Ewert SD, Hladek L, Kirsch C, Schütze J, Llorca-Bofí J, Grimm G, Hendrikse MME, Kollmeier B, Seeber BU (2022) Auditory-visual scenes for hearing research. Acta Acustica 6:55, 14 pages.
    DOI: 10.1051/aacus/2022032

2021 Journal papers

  • Biberger T, Schepker H, Denk F, Ewert SD (2021) Instrumental quality predictions and analysis of auditory cues for algorithms in modern headphone technology. Trends Hear 25: 23312165211001219, 1-22.
    DOI: 10.1177/23312165211001219
  • Blau M, Budnik A, Fallahi M, Steffens H, Ewert SD, van de Par S (2021) Toward realistic binaural auralizations - perceptual comparison between measurement and simulation-based auralizations and the real room for a classroom scenario. Acta Acust 5: 8, 1-13.
    DOI: 10.1051/aacus/2020034
  • Boos M, Lücke J, Rieger JW (2021) Generalizable dimensions of human cortical auditory processing of speech in natural soundscapes: A data-driven ultra high field fMRI approach. NeuroImage 237: 118106
    DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2021.118106 (co-funded by Cluster of Excellence Hearing4all)
  • Denk F, Kohnen M, Llorca-Bofí J, Vorländer M and Kollmeier B (2021) The “missing 6 dB” revisited: influence of room acoustics and binaural parameters on the loudness mismatch between headphones and loudspeakers. Front. Psychol. 12:623670.
    DOI: 10.3389/fpsyg.2021.623670
  • Denk F, Kollmeier B (2021) The Hearpiece database of individual transfer functions of an in-the-earearpiece for hearing device research. Acta Acust 5: 2, 1-16.
    DOI: 10.1051/aacus/2020028
  • Denk F, Ohlmann K, Kollmeier B (2021) Detection mechanisms for processing delays in simulated vented hearing devices. JASA Express Letters, 1(1): 014402.
    DOI: 10.1121/10.0003064
  • Dietz M, Encke J, Bracklo KI, Ewert SD (2021) Tone detection thresholds in interaurally delayed noise of different bandwidths. Acta Acustica 5:60.
    DOI: 10.1051/aacus/2021054
  • Encke J, Dietz M (2021) Influence of envelope fluctuation on the lateralization of interaurally delayed low-frequency stimuli. JASA 150: 3101–3108.
    DOI: 10.1121/10.0006571
  • Fallah A, van de Par S (2021) A speech preprocessing method based on perceptually optimized envelope processing to increase intelligibility in reverberant environments. Applied Sciences 2021, 11, 10788.
    DOI: 10.3390/app112210788
  • Gößling N, Marquardt D, Doclo S (2021) Performance analysis of the extended binaural MVDR beamformer with partial noise estimation. IEEE/ACM Trans Audio Speech Lang Proc 29: 462-476.
    DOI: 10.1109/TASLP.2020.3043674
  • Hohmann V (2021) The Period-Modulated Harmonic Locked Loop (PM-HLL): A low-effort algorithm for rapid time-domain periodicity estimation. Acta Acoustica 5:56.
    DOI: 10.1051/aacus/2021050
  • Kirsch C, Poppitz J, Wendt T, van de Par S, Ewert SD (2021) Spatial resolution of late reverberation in virtual acoustic environments. Trends in Hearing 25: 1-17. Published online: December 22, 2021.
    DOI: 10.1177/23312165211054924
  • Kohnen M, Denk F, Llorca-Bofí J, Kollmeier B, Vorländer M (2021) Cross-site investigation on head-related and headphone transfer functions: variabilities in relation to loudness balancing. Acta Acustica 5:58
    DOI: 10.1051/aacus/2021051
  • Mousavi H, Buhl M, Guiraud E, Drefs J, Lücke J (2021) Inference and learning in a latent variable model for beta distributed interval data. Entropy 23:552
    DOI: 10.3390/e23050552
  • Pieper I, Mauermann M, Kollmeier B, Ewert SD (2021) Toward an individual binaural loudness model for hearing aid fitting and development. Front. Psychol. 12:634943.
    DOI: 10.3389/fpsyg.2021.634943
  • Puglisi, G.E., Warzybok, A., Astolfi, A., Kollmeier, B. (2021) Effect of reverberation and noise type on speech intelligibility in real complex acoustic scenarios. Building and Environment 204:108137.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.buildenv.2021.108137
  • Siedenburg K, Barg FM, Schepker H (2021). Adaptive auditory brightness perception. Scientific reports 11: 21456.
    DOI: 10.1038/s41598-021-00707-7
  • Steffens H, van de Par S, Ewert SD (2021) The role of early and late reflections on perception of source orientation. J Acoust Soc Am 149(4): 2255-2269.
    DOI: 10.1121/10.0003823
  • Urbschat A, Uppenkamp S, Anemüller J (2021) Searchlight classification informative region mixture model (SCIM): Identification of cortical regions showing discriminable BOLD patterns in event-related auditory fMRI data. Front. Neurosci. 14: 616906, 1-21.
    DOI: 10.3389/fnins.2020.616906
  • Warzybok A, Rennies J, Kollmeier B (2021) Contribution of low-level acoustic and higher-level lexical-semantic cues to speech recognition in noise and reverberation. Front. Built Environ. 7:689388.
    DOI: 10.3389/fbuil.2021.689388

2020 Journal papers

  • Denk F, Schepker H, Doclo S, Kollmeier B (2020) Acoustic transparency in hearables - technical evaluation. J Audio Eng Soc 68 (7/8), 508–521.
  • Gößling N, Hadad E, Gannot  S, Doclo S (2020) Binaural LCMV beamforming with partial noise estimation. IEEE-ACM Trans Audio Speech Lang Proc 28: 2942-2955.
    DOI: 10.1109/TASLP.2020.3034526
  • Gößling N, Marquardt D, Doclo S (2020) Perceptual evaluation of binaural MVDR-based algorithms to preserve the interaural coherence of diffuse noise fields. Trends Hear 24: 2331216520919573, 1-18.
    DOI: 10.1177/2331216520919573
  • Grimm G, Hendrikse MME, Hohmann V (2020) Review of self-motion in the context of hearing and hearing device research. Ear Hear 41: 48S-55S.
    DOI: 10.1097/AUD.0000000000000940
  • Hauth CF, Berning SC, Kollmeier B, Brand T (2020) Modeling binaural unmasking of speech using a blind binaural processing stage. Trends Hear 24: 2331216520975630, 1-16.
    DOI: 10.1177/2331216520975630
  • Hendrikse MME, Grimm G, Hohmann V (2020) Evaluation of the influence of head movement on hearing aid algorithm performance using acoustic simulations. Trends Hear 24: 2331216520916682, 1-20.
    DOI: 10.1177/2331216520916682
  • Hohmann V, Paluch R, Krueger M, Meis M, Grimm G (2020) The virtual reality lab: realization and application of virtual sound environments. Ear Hear 41 (Suppl 1): 31S–38S.
    DOI: 10.1097/AUD.0000000000000945
  • Keidser G, Naylor G, Brungart DS, Caduff A, Campos J, Carlile S, Carpenter MG, Grimm G, Hohmann V, Holube I, Launer S, Lunner T, Mehra R, Rapport F, Slaney M, Smeds K (2020) The quest for ecological validity in hearing science: What it is, why it matters, and how to advance it. Ear Hear 41 (Suppl 1): 5S-19S.
    DOI: 10.1097/AUD.0000000000000944
  • Sankowsky-Rothe T, Schepker H, Doclo S, Blau M (2020) Acoustic feedback path modeling for hearing aids: Comparison of physical positionbased and position independent models. J Acoust Soc Am 147 (1): 85-100.
    DOI: 10.1121/10.0000509
  • Schepker H, Denk F, Kollmeier B, Doclo S (2020) Acoustic transparency in hearables - perceptual sound quality evaluations. J Audio Eng Soc 68 (7/8), 495–507.
  • Schepker H, Nordholm S, Doclo S (2020) Acoustic feedback suppression for multi-microphone hearing devices using a soft-constrained null-steering beamformer. IEEE/ACM Trans Audio Speech Lang Proc 28: 929-940.
    DOI: 10.1109/TASLP.2020.2975390
  • Siedenburg K, Röttges S, Wagener KC, Hohmann V (2020) Can you hear out the melody? Testing musical scene perception in young normal-hearing and older hearing-impaired listeners. Trends Hear 24: 2331216520945826, 1-15.
    DOI: 10.1177/2331216520945826

2019 Journal papers

  • Biberger T, Ewert SD (2019) The effect of room acoustical parameters on speech reception thresholds and spatial release from masking. J Acoust Soc Am 146 (4): 2188-2200.
    DOI: 10.1121/1.5126694
  • Denk F, Ewert SD, Kollmeier B (2019) On the limitations of sound localization with hearing devices. J Acoust Soc Am. 146 (3): 1732-1744.
    DOI: 10.1121/1.5126521
  • Fleßner J-H, Biberger T, Ewert SD (2019) Subjective and objective assessment of monaural and binaural aspects of audio quality. IEEE/ACM Trans Audio Speech Lang Proc 27 (7): 1112-1125.
    DOI: 10.1109/TASLP.2019.2904850
  • Grimm G, Luberadzka J, Hohmann V (2019) A toolbox for rendering virtual acoustic environments in the context of audiology. Acta Acust United Acust 105: 566 –578.
    DOI: 10.3813/AAA.919337
  • Hendrikse MME, Llorach G, Hohmann V, Grimm G (2019) Movement and gaze behavior in virtual audiovisual listening environments resembling everyday life. Trends Hear 23: 2331216519872362, 1-29.
    DOI: 10.1177/2331216519872362
  • Lücke J, Forster D (2019) k-means as a variational EM approximation of Gaussian mixture models. Pattern Recognition Letters 125: 349-356.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.patrec.2019.04.001
  • Paluch R, Krueger M, Hendrikse MME, Grimm G, Hohmann V, Meis M (2019) Towards plausibility of audiovisual simulations in the laboratory: methods and first results from subjects with normal hearing or with hearing impairment. Zeitschrift für Audiologie/Audiological Acoustics.  Z Audiol 2019, 58 (1), 6-15.
  • Rennies J, Warzybok A, Brand T, Kollmeier B (2019) Measurement and prediction of binaural-temporal integration of speech reflections. Trends Hear 23: 2331216519854267, 1-22.
    DOI: 10.1177/2331216519854267
  • Schepker H, Nordholm SE, Tran LTT, Doclo S (2019) Null-steering beamformer-based feedback cancellation for multi-microphone hearing aids with incoming signal preservation. IEEE/ACM Trans Audio Speech Lang Proc 27(4): 679-691.
    DOI: 10.1109/TASLP.2019.2892234
  • Sheikh A-S, Harper NS, Drefs J, Singer Y, Dai Z, Turner RE, Lücke J (2019) STRFs in primary auditory cortex emerge from masking-based statistics of natural sounds. PLoS Comput Biol 15(1): e1006595, 1-23.
    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1006595
  • Siedenburg K, Schädler MR, Hülsmeier D (2019) Modeling the onset advantage in musicalinstrument recognition. J Acoust Soc Am 146 (6): EL523 - EL529.
    DOI: 10.1121/1.5141369
  • Vogl S, Blau M (2019) Individualized prediction of the sound pressure at the eardrum for an earpiece with integrated receivers and microphones. J Acoust Soc Am 145: 917-930.
    DOI: 10.1121/1.5089219

2018 Journal papers

  • Meis M, Krueger M, v Gablenz P, Holube I, Gebhard M, Latzel M, Paluch R (2018) Development and Application of an Annotation Procedure to Assess the Impact of Hearing Aid Amplification on Interpersonal Communication Behavior. Trends in Hearing 22: 1–17.
    DOI: 10.1177/2331216518816201

Preprints (not peer reviewed)

2021 / 2022 Preprints

  • Hládek, Ľ., & Seeber, B.U. (2021) Speech intelligibility in reverberation is reduced during self-rotation. Submitted to Trends in Hearing.
  • Kolotzek, N., Aublin, P.G., & Seeber, B.U. (2021). Fast processing explains the effect of sound reflections on binaural unmasking. Submitted to Acta Acustica.
  • Schepker H, Roden R, Denk F, Kollmeier B, Blau M, Doclo S (2021) Individualized sound pressure equalization in hearing devices exploiting an electro-acoustic model. arXiv preprint, submitted to The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America Express Letters

Book chapters

2020 Book chapters

  • Sutojo S, Thiemann J, Kohlrausch A, van de Par S (2020) Auditory gestalt rules and their application. In: Blauert J., Braasch J. (eds) The Technology of binaural understanding. Modern acoustics and signal processing. Springer, Cham. pp 33-59.
    DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-00386-9_2

Conference papers

2022 Conference papers

  • Braren H, Kohnen M, Vorländer M, Fels J (2022) On the influence of knee reflections in HRTF measurements. Proceedings DAGA 2022, Stuttgart, 21.-24.03.2022, pp 364-366
  • Brümann K, Doclo S (2022) 3D single source localization based on Euclidean distance matrices. Proc. International Workshop on Acoustic Signal Enhancement (IWAENC), Bamberg, Germany, Sep. 2022.
    DOI: 10.1109/IWAENC53105.2022.9914726
  • Drefs J*, Guiraud E*, Panagiotou F, Lücke J (2022) Direct evolutionary optimization of variational autoencoders with binary latents. European Conference on Machine Learning 2022, in press (early access)
    *joint first authorship
  • Fejgin D, Doclo S (2022) Coherence-based frequency subset selection for binaural RTF-vector-based direction of arrival estimation for multiple speakers. Proc. International Workshop on Acoustic Signal Enhancement (IWAENC), Bamberg, Germany, Sep. 2022.
    DOI: 10.1109/IWAENC53105.2022.9914768
  • Hladek L, Seeber BU (2022) Audiovisual models for virtual reality: Underground station. Proceedings DAGA 2022, Stuttgart, 21.-24.03.2021, pp 274-277. Link to the paper (mediaTUM)
  • Hohmann V, Grimm G (2022) The Virtual Reality Lab: Application of interactive virtual sound environments to hearing-aid research. DAGA 2022, Stuttgart, 21.-24.03.2021
  • Kersten S, Taschke, H, Vorländer M (2022) Finite-element simulation of bone conduction in the human head: the inner ear component. Proceedings DAGA 2022, Stuttgart, 21.-24.03.2021, pp 931-934
  • Kolotzek N, Seeber BU (2022) Onset importance in a binaural detection task during an arc-shaped movement trajectory. Proceedings DAGA 2022, Stuttgart, 21.-24.03.2021, pp 1469-1471.
  • Kuntz M, Seeber BU (2022) Investigating the smoothness of moving sources reproduced with panning methods. Proceedings DAGA 2022, Stuttgart, 21.-24.03.2021, pp 1465-1468
  • Middelberg W, Doclo S (2022) Bias analysis of spatial coherence-based RTF vector estimation for acoustic sensor networks in a diffuse sound field. Proc. International Workshop on Acoustic Signal Enhancement (IWAENC), Bamberg, Germany, Sep. 2022.
    DOI: 10.1109/IWAENC53105.2022.9914715
  • Ohlenbusch M, Rollwage C, Doclo S (2022) Training strategies for own voice Reconstruction in Hearing protection devices using an in-ear microphone. Proc. International Workshop on Acoustic Signal Enhancement (IWAENC), Bamberg, Germany, Sep. 2022.
    DOI: 10.1109/IWAENC53105.2022.9914801
  • Rivera Benois P, Roden R, Blau M, Doclo S (2022) Optimization of a fixed virtual sensing feedback ANC controller for in-ear headphones with multiple loudspeakers. 2022 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Singapore, Singapore, 23.-27.05.2022, pp 8717-8721
    DOI: 10.1109/ICASSP43922.2022.9746327
  • Thomsen J, Brümann K, Varzandeh R, Hohmann V (2022) Speech enhancement for hearing aids using a combination of  binaural and periodicity features. Proceedings DAGA 2022, Stuttgart, 21.-24.03.2021, pp 1218-1221
  • Wang T, Seeber BU (2022) Extension of the real-time simulated open field environment for fast binaural rendering. Proceedings DAGA 2022, Stuttgart, 21.-24.03.2021, pp 1459-1461
  • Westhausen NL, Meyer BT (2022) tPLCnet: Real-time deep packet loss concealment in the time domain using a short temporal context. Interspeech, Incheon, Korea, 18.-22.09.2022, p 2903-2907.

2021 Conference papers

  • Brand T, Hauth CF, Röttges S, Rennies J (2021) Review of the Binaural Speech Intelligibility Model (BSIM). Proceedings DAGA 2021, Wien 15.-18.08.2021, pp 1225-1228
  • Brümann K, Fejgin D, Doclo S (2021) Data-dependent initialization for ECM-based blind geometry estimation of a microphone array using reverberant speech. ITG Fachbericht 298: Speech communication, 74-78.
  • Enghofer F, Hladek L, Seeber BU (2021) An ‚unreal’ framework for creating and controlling audio-visual scenes for the rtSOFE. Proceedings DAGA 2021, Wien 15.-18.08.2021, pp 1217-1220
  • Ewert SD, Buttler O, Hu H (2021) Computationally efficient parametric filter
    approximations for sound-source directivity and head-related impulse responses. Int.
    Conference on Immersive and 3D Audio (I3DA), pp. 1-6,
    DOI: 10.1109/I3DA48870.2021.9610923.
  • Fallah A, van de Par S (2021) Perceptual compensation of Eigenmike recordings to reproduce the spatial sound-field in a reverberant room. Proceedings DAGA 2021, Wien 15.-18.08.2021, pp 1441-1444
  • Fejgin D, Doclo S (2021) Comparison of binaural RTF-vector-based direction of arrival estimation methods exploiting an external microphone. 29th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO), 23-27
    DOI: 10.23919/EUSIPCO54536.2021.9616327
  • Fichna S, Biberger T, Seeber BU, Ewert SD (2021) Effect of acoustic scene complexity and visual scene representation on auditory perception in virtual audio-visual environments. 2021 Immersive and 3D Audio: from Architecture to Automotive (I3DA), 1–9.
    DOI: 10.1109/I3DA48870.2021.9610916
  • Hartwig M, Hohmann V, Grimm G (2021) Speaking with avatars - influence of social interaction on movement behavior in interactive hearing experiments. IEEE Conference on Virtual Reality and 3D User Interfaces Abstracts and Workshops (VRW), pp 94-98.
  • Hladek L, Ewert SD, Seeber BU (2021) Communication conditions in virtual acoustic scenes in an underground station. 2021 Immersive and 3D Audio: from Architecture to Automotive (I3DA), 1–8.
    DOI: 10.1109/I3DA48870.2021.9610843
  • Hladek L, Seeber BU (2021) Self-rotation behavior during a spatialized speech test in reverberation. Proceedings DAGA 2021, Wien 15.-18.08.2021, pp 1229-1232
  • Hu H, Ewert SD (2021) Exploring artifact rejection for high-pulse rate electrically evoked auditory steady state responses in cochlear implants users. 2021 Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association Annual Summit and Conference (APSIPA ASC), 14-17 December 2021, Tokyo, Japan, 1311–1316.
  • Hu H, Ewert SD (2021) Speech intelligibility of Mandarin- and German-speaking listeners in challenging conditions. WASPAA 2021: IEEE Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics, 86–90.
    DOI: 10.1109/WASPAA52581.2021.9632765
  • Hülsmeier D, Hauth CF, Röttges S, Kranzusch P, Roßbach J, Schädler MR, Meyer BT, Warzybok A, Brand T (2021) Towards non-intrusive prediction of speech recognition thresholds in binaural conditions. 14th ITG Conference on Speech Communication, Kiel, 29 September-1 October 2021, 199-203.
  • Kersten S, Vorländer M (2021) FEM-Simulation of bone conduction in the human head: influence of geometrical and material parameters. Proceedings DAGA 2021, Wien 15.-18.08.2021, pp 1241-1244
  • Kirsch C, Ewert SD (2021) Low-order filter approximation of diffraction for virtual acoustics. 2021 IEEE Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics (WASPAA), 341–345.
    DOI: 10.1109/WASPAA52581.2021.9632674
  • Kirsch C, Poppitz J, Wendt T, van de Par S, Ewert SD (2021) Computationally-efficient spatial rendering of late reverberation in virtual acoustic environments. 2021 Immersive and 3D Audio: from Architecture to Automotive (I3DA), 1–8.
    DOI: 10.1109/I3DA48870.2021.9610896
  • Kolotzek N, Aublin PG, Seeber BU (2021) The effect of early and late reflections on binaural unmasking. Proceedings DAGA 2021, Wien 15.-18.08.2021, pp 282-284
  • Kuntz M, Kolotzek N, Seeber BU (2021) Gemessener Schalldruckpegel im Lautsprecherarray für verschiedene Schallfeldsyntheseverfahren. Proceedings DAGA 2021, Wien 15.-18.08.2021, pp 1437-1440
  • Lamba M, Kersten S, Ewert SD, Vorländer M, Kollmeier B (2021) Comparison of loudness perception mismatch with visual presentation of two anechoic rooms. Proceedings DAGA 2021, Wien 15.-18.08.2021, pp 1237-1240
  • Middelberg W, Doclo S (2021) Comparison of generalized sidelobe canceller structures incorporating external microphones for joint noise and interferer reduction. ITG Fachbericht 298: Speech communication, 104-108.
  • Minelli G, Puglisi GE, Astolfi A, Hauth C, Warzybok A (2021) Binaural speech intelligibility in a
    real elementary classroom. 8th International Building Physics Conference. Copenhagen, Denmark, 25-27 August 2021
    DOI: 10.1088/1742-6596/2069/1/012165
  • Nustede EJ, Anemüller J (2021) Towards speech enhancement using a variational U-Net architecture. In Proc. European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO), Dublin, Ireland, Aug. 2021, in print.
  • Puglisi GE, Warzybok A, Astolfi A, Kollmeier B (2021) Effect of competitive acoustic environments on speech intelligibility. 8th International Building Physics Conference. Copenhagen, Denmark, 25-27 August 2021
    DOI: 10.1088/1742-6596/2069/1/012162
  • Pulella P, Croce P, Hládek L, Seeber BU (2021) Auralization of acoustic design in primary school classrooms. IEEE International Conference on Environment and Electrical Engineering and IEEE Industrial and Commercial Power Systems Europe (EEEIC / I&CPS Europe), Bari, Italy,
    DOI: 10.1109/EEEIC/ICPSEurope51590.2021.9584677
  • Rennies J, Krüger M, Best V, Roverud E, Kidd Jr G (2021) Release from energetic and informational masking as revealed by listeing effort and speech intelligibility. Proceedings DAGA 2021, Wien 15.-18.08.2021, pp 1214-1216
  • Rennies J, Warzybok A, Kollmeier B, Brand T (2021) Spatio-temporal integration of speech reflections in listeners with sensorineural hearing loss. Proceedings DAGA 2021, Wien 15.-18.08.2021, pp 449-450
  • Rivera Benois, P., Roden, R., Blau, M., & Doclo, S. (2021). Sound pressure minimization at the ear drum for in-ear ANC headphones, in Proc. International Congress on Sound and Vibration (ICSV), Prague, Czech Republic, Jul. 2021. in print, arXiv preprint:
  • Roden R, Gräfen V, Rivera Benois P, Doclo S, Blau M (2021) Bewertung der richtungsabhängigen Schalleintragskomponenten im individuellen Restgehörgang bei undichtem Sitz eines offenen Im-Ohr-Sytems hinsichtlich akustischer Transparenz. Proceedings DAGA 2021, Wien 15.-18.08.2021, pp 320-323
  • Roßbach J, Röttges S, Hauth CF, Brand T, Meyer BT (2021) Non-intrusive binaural prediction of speech intelligibility based on phoneme classification. IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), pp 396-400.
    DOI: 10.1109/ICASSP39728.2021.9413874
  • Strasser E, Rennies J, Brand (2021) Comparing a BMVDR with an IBM regarding SRT and subjective listening effort. Proceedings DAGA 2021, Wien 15.-18.08.2021, pp 1233-1236
  • Tammen M, Gode H, Kayser H, Nustede EJ, Westhausen NL, Anemüller J, Doclo S
    (2021) Combining binaural LCMP beamforming and deep multi-frame filtering for joint dereverberation and interferer reduction in the Clarity-2021 Challenge. Technical report.
    Link to the paper

2020 Conference papers

  • Anemüller J, Schoof H (2020) Machine listening in spatial acoustic scenes with deep networks in different microphone geometries. Northern Lights Deep Learning Workshop (NLDL)
    DOI: 10.7557/18.5151
  • Bederna F, Schepker H, Rollwage C, Doclo S, Pusch A, Bitzer J, Rennies J (2020) Adaptive compressive onset-enhancement for improved speech intelligibility in noise and reverberation. Proc. Interspeech 2020, 1351-1355,
    DOI: 10.21437/Interspeech.2020-2640
  • Fallah A, van de Par S (2020) A new approach for rendering Ambisonics recordings on loudspeakers in a reverberant environment. Forum Acusticum, Dec 2020, Lyon, France. pp.2071-2077,
  • Gerken M, Grimm G, Hohmann V (2020) Evaluation of real-time implementation of 3D multi-channel audio rendering methods. DAGA 2020, Hannover.
  • Heeren J, Schulte M, Latzel M, Wagener K (2020) Der zeitlich komprimierte akustische Tag. 23. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Audiologie, Köln,
    DOI: 10.3205/20dga146
  • Hladek L, Seeber BU (2020) The effect of self-motion cues on speech perception in an acoustically complex scene, In: Proc. Forum Acusticum, Lyon, France, 7-11.12.2020.
  • Kolotzek N, Seeber BU (2020) Localizing the end position of a circular moving sound source near masked threshold, In: Proc. Forum Acusticum, Lyon, France, 7-11.12.2020.
  • Kramer F, Schädler MR, Hohmann V, Oetting D, Warzybok A (2020) Speech intelligibility and
    loudness perception with the trueLOUDNESS fitting rule. Proc. DAGA 2020 Hannover
  • Rennies J, Schepker H, Valentini-Botinhao C, Cooke M (2020) Intelligibility-enhancing speech modifications – The Hurricane Challenge 2.0. Proc. Interspeech 2020, 1341-1345,
    DOI: 10.21437/Interspeech.2020-1641
  • Roden R, Blau M (2020) The IHA database of human geometries including torso, head and complete outer ears for acoustic research. 49th International Congress and Exposition on Noise Control Engineering, Inter-Noise, Seoul
    Link to the paper
  • Schädler MR (2020) Optimization and evaluation of an intelligibility-improving signal pProcessing approach (IISPA) for the Hurricane Challenge 2.0 with FADE. Proc. Interspeech 2020, 1331-1335,
    DOI: 10.21437/Interspeech.2020-0093
  • Schädler MR, Kranzusch P, Hauth C, Warzybok A (2020) Simulating spatial speech recognition performance with anautomatic-speech-recognition-based model. Proc. DAGA 2020, 908-911
  • Schütze J, Yadav M, Hendrikse M, Kollmeier B, Wagener K C (2020) A pilot study of
    realistic communication in a simulated restaurant acoustic environment. Proc. DAGA 2020, Berlin, 778 – 781.

2019 Conference papers

  • Anemüller J, Schoof, H (2019) Deep network source localization and the influence of sensor geometry. 23rd Proc. International Congress on Acoustics, Aachen, pp 110-113.
  • Brümann K, Fischer D, Doclo S (2019) Performance comparison of single channel speech enhancement using speech-distortion weighted inter-frame Wiener filters. DAGA, 18.-21.03.2019, Rostock/Germany
    Link to the paper
  • Chermaz C, Valentini-Botinhao C, Schepker H, King S (2019) Evaluating near end listening enhancement algorithms in realistic environments. Proc. Interspeech 2019, 1373-1377,
    DOI: 10.21437/Interspeech.2019-1800
  • Denk F, Lettau M, Schepker H, Doclo S, Roden R, Blau M, Bach JH, Wellmann J, Birger Kollmeier B (2019) A one-size-fits-all earpiece with multiple microphones anddrivers for hearing device research. 2019 AES International Conference on Headphone Technology, August 27.-29,8.2019, San Francisco, CA, US
  • Fischer D, Brümann K, Doclo S (2019) Comparison of parameter estimation methods for single-microphone multi-frame Wiener filtering. EUSIPCO, 2.-6.9.2019, A Coruna/Spain
    DOI: 10.23919/EUSIPCO.2019.8902974
  • Gössling N, Doclo S (2019) RTF-steered binaural MVDR beamforming incorporating an external microphone for dynamic acoustic scenarios. IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Brighton, UK, May 2019
    DOI: 10.1109/ICASSP.2019.8683194
  • Gössling N, Middelberg W, Doclo S (2019) RTF-steered binaural MVDR beamforming incorporating multiple external microphones. IEEE Workshop on Application of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics, 20.-23.10.2019, New Paltz, USA
    DOI: 10.1109/WASPAA.2019.8937151
  • Grimm G, Llorach G, Hendrikse MME, Hohmann V (2019) Audio-visual stimuli for the evaluation of speech-enhancing algorithms. ICA, 9.-13-9-2019, Aachen/Germany
    Link to the paper
  • Hendrikse MME, Llorach G, Grimm G, Hohmann V (2019) Realistic audiovisual listening environments in the lab: analysis of movement behavior and consequences for hearing aids. ICA, 9.-13-9-2019, Aachen/Germany
    Link to the paper
  • Hladek L, Seeber BU (2019) Behavior and speech intelligibility in a changing multi-talker environment. In: Vorländer, M., and J. Fels (Eds.): Proc. 23rd Int. Congress on Acoustics, integrating 4th EAA Euroregio 2019, Dt. Ges. f. Akustik e.V. (DEGA), Berlin, S. 7640-7645.
  • Kohnen M, Denk F, Llorca Bofi J, Vorländer M, Kollmeier B (2019) Loudness in different rooms versus headphone reproduction: Is there a mismatch even after careful equalization? ICA, 9.-13-9-2019, Aachen/Germany
    Link to the paper
  • Kolotzek N, Seeber BU (2019) Spatial unmasking of circular moving sound sources in the free field. ICA, 9.-13.9.2019, Aachen/Germany
    Link to the paper
  • Llorach G, Hohmann V (2019) Word error and confusion patterns in an audiovisual German matrix sentence test (OLSA). ICA, 9.-13-9-2019, Aachen/Germany
    Link to the paper
  • Llorach G, Vormann M, Hohmann V, Oetting D, Fitschen C, Meis M, Krueger M, Schulte M (2019) Vehicle noise: loudness ratings, loudness models, and future experiments with audiovisual immersive simulations. 48th International Congress and Exhibition on Noise Control Engineering (INTER-NOISE), Madrid.
    Link to the paper
  • Luberadzka J, Kayser H, Hohmann V (2019) Glimpsed periodicity features and recursive Bayesian estimation for modeling attentive voice tracking. ICA, 9.-13-9-2019, Aachen/Germany
    Link to the paper
  • Nustede EJ, Anemüller J (2019) Group delay features for sound event detection and localization (task 3) of the DCASE 2019 challenge. Detection Classification Acoust. Scenes Events Chal-
    lenge, Technical report.
    Link to the paper
  • Schepker H, Denk F, Kollmeier B, Doclo S (2019) Subjective sound quality evaluation of an acoustically
    transparent hearing device. AES Conference on Headphone Technology, 27-20.08.2019, San Francisco, CA, US
    Link to the paper
  • Schepker H, Denk F, Roden R, Blau M, Kollmeier B, Doclo S (2019) Acoustically transparent sound presentation in hearing devices: Algorithms,devices and models. ICA, 9.-13-9-2019, Aachen/Germany
    Link to the paper
  • Schepker H, Doclo S (2019) Active feedback suppression for hearing devices exploiting multiple loudspeakers. IEEE Workshop on Application of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics, 20.-23.10.2019, New Paltz, USA
    DOI: 10.1109/WASPAA.2019.8937187

2018 Conference papers

  • Gößling N, Doclo S (2018) Relative transfer function estimation exploiting spatially separated microphones in a diffuse noise field. Proc. International Workshop on Acoustic Signal Enhancement (IWAENC), pp. 146-150. *Best student paper award*
    DOI: 10.1109/IWAENC.2018.8521295
  • Gößling N, Doclo S (2018) RTF-based binaural MVDR beamformer exploiting an external microphone in a diffuse noise dield. Proc. ITG Conference on Speech Communication, Oldenburg, Germany, Oct. 2018, pp. 106-110. ISBN: 978-3-8007-4767-2
  • Gößling N, Marquardt D, Merks I, Zhang T, Doclo S (2018) Optimal binaural LCMV beamforming in complex acoustic scenarios: theoretical and practical insights. Proc. International Workshop on Acoustic Signal Enhancement (IWAENC), Tokyo, Japan, Sep. 2018, pp. 381-385.
    DOI: 10.1109/IWAENC.2018.8521355
  • Schepker H, Denk F, Kollmeier B, Doclo S (2018) Multi-loudspeaker equalization for acoustic transparency in a custom hearing device. 13th ITG-Symposium Speech Communication, pp 36-40.
  • Schepker H, Tran LTT, Nordholm S, Doclo S (2018) Acoustic feedback cancellation for hearing aids using a fixed RTF-constrained null-steering beamformer. International Workshop on Acoustic Signal Enhancement (IWAENC), Tokyo, Japan, pp. 431-435
    DOI: 10.1109/IWAENC.2018.8521345
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