A Note on Thoughts: Striking a Chord in Behavioral Acoustics

The vulnerabilities of the human mind have deep ties to the realm of human hearing and shed light on the inner workings of the human subconscious. Behavior is a multifaceted concept that can be divided into three core parts – emotion, decision-making, and performance. Although closely related, these three aspects lie on separate parts of the reaction […]

Baseball: How Fan Noise Affects Player Performance

The brain has many abilities that allow us to function and perform actions at top level. Short-term plasticity refers to the brain’s ability to hear something, know the reaction, and learn from that. Iiro P. Jääskeläinen (2007) states in her article that “This could support auditory sensory memory, pre-attentive detection of sound novelty, enhanced perception […]