Prof. Dr. Volker Hohmann

Management & Geschäftsstelle


Peer-reviewed journal papers

2021 Journal-Publikationen

  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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: 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

2020 Journal-Publikationen

  • 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, 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-Publikationen

  • 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-Publikationen

  • 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


2020 Tagungsbeiträge

  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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

2019 Tagungsbeiträge

  • 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. Conference on Headphone Technology, August 27.-29,8.2019, San Francisco, CA, US
    Link to the paper
  • 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, Doclo S (2019) RTF-steered binaural MVDR beamforming incorporating an external microphone for dynamic acoustic scenarios. ICA, 9.-13.9.2019, Aachen/Germany
    Link to the paper
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 Tagungsbeiträge

  • 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
(Stand: 13.04.2021)