Our UCL partner’s work is featured in a TV series ” Secrets of the brain”. We will appear in episode 11: https://www.insight.tv/category/secrets-of-the-brain-2
COCOHA was presented to approximately 50 local citizens (several with hearing loss) by Carina Graversen and Antoine Favre-Felix. Press: http://forsk.dk/ and http://www.eriksholmforskning.dk/om_eriksholm/oplev_forskningscenteret.aspx.
Our UCL partner’s recent paper on the effect of gaze on listeners’ sensitivity to sounds is gathering interest in the news. The study aimed at determining out how visual attention interacts with auditory attention, which is potentially important for cognitive control of a hearing aid. According to the Daily Mail it’s all about listening to…
https://www.ucl.ac.uk/ear/research/chaitlab/news. Our partner Maria Chait has been collaborating with the Guardian on a series on Musical Emotion. She has so far recorded EEG from artists Billy Bragg and Laura Mvula for a short feature to appear soon.
http://horizon-magazine.eu/article/thought-controlled-hearing-aids-silence-noise_en.html – COCOHA on the Horizon
http://spectrum.ieee.org/tech-talk/biomedical/devices/silicon-cochlea-mimics-human-hearing – Our partner UZH’s work on neuromorphic ears is featured in IEEE Spectrum. Devices that mimick human neural processing are one promising avenue to achieve very low power consumption as required by a hearing aid.