Acoustics

Steven van de Par

Prof. Dr.

Room:

W2-1-163
phone:+49-441-798 3450
fax:+49-441-798 3698

steven.van.de.par_at_uni-oldenburg.de

Research Areas

  • Basic and Applied Psycho Acoustics
  • Machine Listening
  • Technical Acoustics
  • Vibration Perception

Curriculum vitae

since 2010

University Professor and head of the Acoustics group at the Institute of Physics at the Carl-von-Ossietzky University in Oldenburg, Germany.

2009 - 2010

Principal Scientist at Philips Research Europe in the Digital Signal Processing Group

2000 - 2009

Senior Scientist at Philips Research Europe in the Digital Signal Processing Group

1998 - 2000

Postdoc at the Institute for Perception Research (IPO) in Eindhoven studying the perception of auditory-visual synchrony.

1994 - 1998

Ph.D. project titled: “A comparison of binaural detection at low and high frequencies.”

1985 - 1992

Study in physics at the Eindhoven University of Technology

Publications

full publication list as pdf

Journal articles

E. Rasumow, M. Blau, M. H. Hansen, S. van de Par, S. Doclo, V. Mellert & D. Pueschel. (2014). Smoothing individual head-related transfer functions in the frequency and spatial domains. J. Acoust. Soc. Am., 135, 2012-2025.

S. Klockgether & S. van de Par. (2014). A model for the prediction of room acoustical perception based on the just noticeable differences of spatial perception. Acta Acustica United with Acustica, 100, 964-971.

A. Novello, S. van de Par, M. F. McKinney & A. Kohlrausch. (2013). Algorithmic prediction of inter-song similarity in Western popular music. Journal of New Music Research, 1-19.

R. Kruse, A. Haeussler & S. van de Par. (2013). An omnidirectional loudspeaker based on a ring-radiator. Applied Acoustics, 74, 1374-1377.

A. Kohlrausch, R. van Eijk, J. Juola, I. Brandt & S. van de Par. (2013). Apparent causality affect perceived simultaneity. Atten. Percept. Psychophys.

E. Georganti, T. May, S. van de Par & J. Mourjopoulos. (2013). Sound source distance estimation in rooms based on statistical properties of binaural signals. IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech, and Language Proc., 21, 1727-1741.

T. May, S. van de Par & A. Kohlraush. (2012). Noise-robust speaker recognition combining missing data techniques and universal background modeling. IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech, and Language Proc., 20, 108-121.

T. May, S. van de Par & A. Kohlrausch. (2012). A binaural scene analyzer for joint localization and recognition of speakers in the presence of interfering noise sources and reverberation. IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech, and Language Proc., 20, 2016-2030.

A. Josupeit, V. Hohmann & S. van de Par. (2012). Release from masking of low-frequency complex tones by high-frequency complex tone cue bands. JASA Express Letters, 132, EL450-EL455.

T. May, S. van de Par & A. Kohlrausch. (2011). A Probabilistic Model for Robust Localization Based on a Binaural Auditory Front-End. IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech, and Language Processing, 19, 1-13.

E. Georganti, T. May, S. van de Par, A. Harma & J. Mourjopoulos. (2011). Speaker Distance Detection Using a Single Microphone. IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech, and Language Processing, 19, 1949-1961.

R. van Eijk, A. Kohlrausch, J. Juola & S. van de Par. (2010). Temporal order judgment criteria are affected by synchrony judgment sensitivity. Attention, Perception, and Psychophysics, 72, 2227-2235.

R. van Eijk, A. Kohlrausch, J. Juola, S. van de Par, (2009), Temporal Interval Discrimination Thresholds Depend on Perceived Synchrony for Audio-Visual Stimulus Pairs. J. of Exp. Psychology, Vol. 35, pp. 1254-1263

T. Goossens, S. van de Par, A. Kohlrausch, (2009), Gaussian-noise discrimination and its relation to auditory object formation. J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 125, pp. 3382-3893

Book chapters

S. van de Par, A. Kohlrausch, N. Le Goff (2009), “Lateralization of tone complexes in noise: the role of monaural envelope processing in binaural hearing,” In Auditory Physiology, Perception and Models, Proceedings of the 15th International Symposium on Hearing

N. Le Goff, A. Kohlrausch, J. Breebaart, S. van de Par, (2009), “Tone-in-noise detection: Observed discrepancies in spectral integration,” In Auditory Physiology, Perception and Models, Proceedings of the 15th International Symposium on Hearing