Auditory and Vestibular Research 2015. 24(3):110-119.

A look at the auditory scene analysis from the window of event related potentials
Hossein Talebi


Background and Aim: Foundations and mechanisms of auditory scene analysis (ASA) including segregation and integration were especially reviewed in the study. I focused on the related studies using event-related potentials (ERPs).
Recent Findings: Publications on ASA using ERPs from 1971 to 2014 indicate neural mechanisms of ASA in central auditory system.
Conclusion: ASA results in recognition of different sound stimuli in the competing sound environment. The neural mechanisms of this process could be studied comprehensively using ERPs with good temporal resolution.


Auditory scene analysis; event-related potentials; segregation; integration

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