Micromechanical models of the cochlea

Jont D. Allen, Stephen T Neely

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We know that the inner ear separates the frequency components of complex sounds by mechanical means, but exactly how is this feat accomplished?

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)40-47
Number of pages8
JournalPhysics Today
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - Jul 1992


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  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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