Retrograde waves in the cochlea

Stephen T Neely, J. B. Allen

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Abstract

Retrograde waves in the cochlea are important because they provide information about cochlear mechanics that may be measured in the external ear canal as otoacoustic emissions. By extending traditional wave-variable methods, an explicit equation is derived for the forward-traveling wave in a one-dimensional cochlear model that is equivalent to the WKB approximation. The corresponding equation for the retrograde waves requires no additional approximation and provides a simple characterization of cochlear reflectance.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationConcepts and Challenges in the Biophysics of Hearing - Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on the Mechanics of Hearing, MoH 2008
EditorsDavid T. Kemp, Nigel P. Cooper
PublisherWorld Scientific Publishing Co. Pte Ltd
Pages62-67
Number of pages6
ISBN (Electronic)9789812833778
StatePublished - Jan 1 2008
Event10th International Workshop on the Mechanics of Hearing - Concepts and Challenges in the Biophysics of Hearing, MoH 2008 - Newcastle, United Kingdom
Duration: Jul 27 2008Jul 31 2008

Publication series

NameConcepts and Challenges in the Biophysics of Hearing - Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on the Mechanics of Hearing, MoH 2008

Conference

Conference10th International Workshop on the Mechanics of Hearing - Concepts and Challenges in the Biophysics of Hearing, MoH 2008
CountryUnited Kingdom
CityNewcastle
Period7/27/087/31/08

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Cochlea
Otoacoustic emissions
Ear Canal
Canals
Mechanics

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biotechnology
  • Biomedical Engineering

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Neely, S. T., & Allen, J. B. (2008). Retrograde waves in the cochlea. In D. T. Kemp, & N. P. Cooper (Eds.), Concepts and Challenges in the Biophysics of Hearing - Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on the Mechanics of Hearing, MoH 2008 (pp. 62-67). (Concepts and Challenges in the Biophysics of Hearing - Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on the Mechanics of Hearing, MoH 2008). World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte Ltd.

Retrograde waves in the cochlea. / Neely, Stephen T; Allen, J. B.

Concepts and Challenges in the Biophysics of Hearing - Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on the Mechanics of Hearing, MoH 2008. ed. / David T. Kemp; Nigel P. Cooper. World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte Ltd, 2008. p. 62-67 (Concepts and Challenges in the Biophysics of Hearing - Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on the Mechanics of Hearing, MoH 2008).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Neely, ST & Allen, JB 2008, Retrograde waves in the cochlea. in DT Kemp & NP Cooper (eds), Concepts and Challenges in the Biophysics of Hearing - Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on the Mechanics of Hearing, MoH 2008. Concepts and Challenges in the Biophysics of Hearing - Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on the Mechanics of Hearing, MoH 2008, World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte Ltd, pp. 62-67, 10th International Workshop on the Mechanics of Hearing - Concepts and Challenges in the Biophysics of Hearing, MoH 2008, Newcastle, United Kingdom, 7/27/08.
Neely ST, Allen JB. Retrograde waves in the cochlea. In Kemp DT, Cooper NP, editors, Concepts and Challenges in the Biophysics of Hearing - Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on the Mechanics of Hearing, MoH 2008. World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte Ltd. 2008. p. 62-67. (Concepts and Challenges in the Biophysics of Hearing - Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on the Mechanics of Hearing, MoH 2008).
Neely, Stephen T ; Allen, J. B. / Retrograde waves in the cochlea. Concepts and Challenges in the Biophysics of Hearing - Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on the Mechanics of Hearing, MoH 2008. editor / David T. Kemp ; Nigel P. Cooper. World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte Ltd, 2008. pp. 62-67 (Concepts and Challenges in the Biophysics of Hearing - Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on the Mechanics of Hearing, MoH 2008).
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