BEARS (Both Ears) – Virtual Reality Training to Improve Binaural Hearing in Children with Bilateral Cochlear Implants

We have designed and are trialling Virtual Reality games to help children with bilateral cochlear implants hear better.

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Vocal emotion recognition in children with cochlear implants and with hearing aids

Vocal emotion recognition in children with hearing aids and children with cochlear implants improves across childhood and adolescence, albeit at a seemingly slower pace compared to children with normal hearing.

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Perception of Voice Cues and Speech-in-Speech by Children with Prelingual Single-Sided Deafness and a Cochlear Implant

Children with single-sided deafness and a cochlear implant (CI) can perceive and use voice cues with their CI, although they do so with less accuracy than children with bilateral CIs.

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Recovering speech intelligibility for cochlear implants in noisy and reverberant situations using multi-microphone deep learning algorithms

Coping with noise and reverberation using multi-channel speech enhancement DNN algorithms for cochlear implants

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