The hypothesis that temporal code is mainly responsible for speech recognition is discussed. Data from cochlear implant research demonstrate that single-channel speech processors, supplying only temporal code, enable understanding of spoken language. Physiological findings supporting the observation are presented. A temporal theory of tone pitch perception is discussed.
|Number of pages||2|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Dec 2000|
- Cochlear implants
- Pitch perception
- Place code.