Accession Number:

AD0618374

Title:

AUDITORY LOCALIZATION OF NOISES

Descriptive Note:

Technical memo.

Corporate Author:

HUMAN ENGINEERING LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Report Date:

1965-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

Abstract:

The report summarizes three studies of unaided auditory localization of fixed noise sources. Pointing was as accurate as aiming at auditory targets in darkness. Elevation errors were not significantly larger than azimuth errors. Subjects with hearing deviations defects performed as well as non-deviant subjects normals in auditory localization.

Subject Categories:

  • Acoustic Detection and Detectors
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE