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The Accoustics of the Cochlear Model

Guha, Rittik (2016) The Accoustics of the Cochlear Model. Masters thesis, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata.

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    Abstract

    The purpose of this thesis is to show the propagation of sound waves in the human cochlea. More importantly to implement some computational programmes to achieve a clear picture of the response of the basilar membrane to different signals of variable frequencies. However, I did not try to literally describe each structure of cochlea but instead treat it like a ‘Black Box’ where the displacement of the membrane to different signals have been shown. Two different approximations ‘deep wave’ and ‘short wave’ of this model have been explored and their implementation on the model has also been done.

    Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
    Additional Information: Supervisor: Dr. Rajesh Kumble Nayak
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Basilar Membrane; Deep Wave; Human Cochlea; Propagation; Short Wave; Sound Waves
    Subjects: Q Science > QC Physics
    Divisions: Department of Physical Sciences
    Depositing User: IISER Kolkata Librarian
    Date Deposited: 09 Aug 2016 11:08
    Last Modified: 09 Aug 2016 11:08
    URI: http://eprints.iiserkol.ac.in/id/eprint/379

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