Professor Christopher Plack

Professor

Tinnitus with a normal audiogram: Role of high-frequency sensitivity and reanalysis of brainstem-response measures to avoid audiometric over-matching
Guest, H., Munro, K., Plack, C.J. 14/10/2017 In: Hearing Research. 2 p.
Letter

The effect of tone-vocoding on spatial release from masking for old, hearing-impaired listeners
King, A., Hopkins, K., Plack, C.J., Pontoppidan, N., Bramsløw, L., Hietkamp, R., Vatti, M., Hafez, A. 12/04/2017 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 141, p. 2591-2603. 13 p.
Journal article

Effects of noise exposure on young adults with normal audiograms I: electrophysiology
Prendergast, G., Guest, H., Kluk, K., Léger, A., Deborah, H., Heinz, M., Plack, C.J. 02/2017 In: Hearing Research. 344, p. 68-81. 14 p.
Journal article

Using acoustic reflex threshold, auditory brainstem response and loudness judgments to investigate changes in neural gain following acute unilateral deprivation in normal hearing adults
Brotherton, H., Plack, C.J., Schaette, R., Munro, K.J. 16/01/2017 In: Hearing Research.
Journal article

Short-term learning and memory: training and perceptual learning
Carcagno, S., Plack, C.J. 12/01/2017 In: The frequency-following response. New York : Springer p. 75-100. 26 p. ISBN: 9783319479422. Electronic ISBN: 9783319479446.
Chapter

Tinnitus with a normal audiogram: relation to noise exposure but no evidence for cochlear synaptopathy
Guest, H., Munro, K.J., Prendergast, G., Howe, S., Plack, C.J. 11/12/2016 In: Hearing Research.
Journal article

Time course and frequency specificity of sub-cortical plasticity in adults following acute unilateral deprivation
Brotherton, H., Plack, C.J., Schaette, R., Munro, K. 11/2016 In: Hearing Research. 341, p. 210-219. 10 p.
Journal article

No change in the acoustic reflex threshold and auditory brainstem response following short-term acoustic stimulation in normal hearing adults
Brotherton, H., Plack, C.J., Schaette, R., Munro, K. 18/10/2016 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 140, 4, p. 2725-2734. 10 p.
Journal article

Toward a diagnostic test for hidden hearing loss
Plack, C.J., Léger, A., Prendergast, G., Kluk, K., Guest, H., Munro, K. 1/06/2016
Literature review

Specificity of the human frequency following response for carrier and modulation frequency assessed using adaptation
Gockel, H.E., Krugliak, A., Plack, C.J., Carlyon, R.P. 12/2015 In: Journal of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology : JARO. 16, 6, p. 747-762. 16 p.
Journal article

Pump up the volume: could excessive neural gain explain tinnitus and hyperacusis?
Brotherton, H., Plack, C., Maslin, M., Schaette, R., Munro, K. 08/2015 In: Audiology and Neurotology. 20, 4, p. 273-282. 10 p.
Journal article

Enhanced intensity discrimination in the intact ear of adults with unilateral deafness
Maslin, M.R.D., Taylor, M., Plack, C.J., Munro, K.J. 06/2015 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 137, 6, p. EL408-14. 7 p.
Journal article

Subcortical representation of musical dyads: individual differences and neural generators
Bones, O., Plack, C.J. 05/2015 In: Hearing Research. 323, p. 9-21. 13 p.
Journal article

The role of excitation-pattern cues in the detection of frequency shifts in bandpass-filtered complex tones
Marmel, F., Plack, C.J., Hopkins, K., Carlyon, R.P., Gockel, H.E., Moore, B.C.J. 05/2015 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 137, 5, p. 2687-2697. 11 p.
Journal article

Losing the music: aging affects the perception and subcortical neural representation of musical harmony
Bones, O., Plack, C.J. 4/03/2015 In: Journal of Neuroscience. 35, 9, p. 4071-4080. 10 p.
Journal article

The binaural masking level difference: cortical correlates persist despite severe brain stem atrophy in progressive supranuclear palsy
Hughes, L.E., Rowe, J.B., Ghosh, B.C.P., Carlyon, R.P., Plack, C.J., Gockel, H.E. 15/12/2014 In: Journal of Neurophysiology. 112, 12, p. 3086-3094. 9 p.
Journal article

Effect of human auditory efferent feedback on cochlear gain and compression
Yasin, I., Drga, V., Plack, C.J. 12/11/2014 In: Journal of Neuroscience. 34, 46, p. 15319-15326. 8 p.
Journal article

The auditory enhancement effect is not reflected in the 80-Hz auditory steady-state response
Carcagno, S., Plack, C.J., Portron, A., Semal, C., Demany, L. 08/2014 In: Journal of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology : JARO. 15, 4, p. 621-630. 10 p.
Journal article

Phase locked neural activity in the human brainstem predicts preference for musical consonance
Bones, O., Hopkins, K., Krishnan, A., Plack, C.J. 05/2014 In: Neuropsychologia. 58, p. 23-32. 10 p.
Journal article

Pitch coding and pitch processing in the human brain
Plack, C.J., Barker, D., Hall, D.A. 01/2014
Literature review

The effects of age and hearing loss on interaural phase difference discrimination
King, A., Hopkins, K., Plack, C.J. 01/2014 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 135, 1, p. 342-351. 10 p.
Journal article

Assessment of children with suspected auditory processing disorder: a factor analysis study
Ahmmed, A.U., Ahmmed, A.A., Bath, J.R., Ferguson, M.A., Plack, C.J., Moore, D.R. 2014 In: Ear and Hearing. 35, 3, p. 295-305. 11 p.
Journal article

Perceptual consequences of "hidden" hearing loss
Plack, C.J., Barker, D., Prendergast, G. 2014
Literature review

Representations of pitch and slow modulation in auditory cortex
Barker, D., Plack, C.J., Hall, D.A. 2/10/2013 In: Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience. 7, 9 p.
Journal article

Differences in short-term training for interaural phase difference discrimination between two different forced-choice paradigms
King, A., Hopkins, K., Plack, C.J. 10/2013 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 134, 4, p. 2635-2638. 4 p.
Journal article

Subcortical neural synchrony and absolute thresholds predict frequency discrimination independently
Marmel, F., Linley, D., Carlyon, R.P., Gockel, H., Hopkins, K., Plack, C.J. 10/2013 In: Journal of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology : JARO. 14, 5, p. 757-766. 10 p.
Journal article

Central auditory masking by an illusory tone
Plack, C.J., Oxenham, A.J., Kreft, H.A., Carlyon, R.P. 11/09/2013 In: PLoS ONE. 8, 9, 7 p.
Journal article

Estimating peripheral gain and compression using fixed-duration masking curves
Yasin, I., Drga, V., Plack, C.J. 06/2013 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 133, 6, p. 4145-4155. 11 p.
Journal article

Perception of soundscapes: an interdisciplinary approach
Davies, W.J., Adams, M.D., Bruce, N.S., Cain, R., Carlyle, A., Cusack, P., Hall, D.A., Hume, K.I., Irwin, A., Jennings, P., Marselle, M., Plack, C.J., Poxon, J. 02/2013 In: Applied Acoustics. 74, 2, p. 224-231. 8 p.
Journal article

Cochlear compression: recent insights from behavioural experiments
Plack, C.J. 2013 In: Basic aspects of hearing. New York : Springer p. 31-38. 8 p. ISBN: 9781461415893. Electronic ISBN: 9781461415909.
Chapter

No evidence for ITD-specific adaptation in the frequency following response
Gockel, H.E., Muhammed, L., Farooq, R., Plack, C.J., Carlyon, R.P. 2013 In: Basic aspects of hearing. New York : Springer p. 231-238. 8 p. ISBN: 9781461415893. Electronic ISBN: 9781461415909.
Chapter

Hearing pitch - right place, wrong time?
Plack, C. 12/2012 In: Psychologist. 25, 12, p. 892-894. 3 p.
Journal article

Differences between psychoacoustic and frequency following response measures of distortion tone level and masking
Gockel, H.E., Farooq, R., Muhammed, L., Plack, C.J., Carlyon, R.P. 10/2012 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 132, 4, p. 2524-2535. 12 p.
Journal article

Reexamining the evidence for a pitch-sensitive region: a human fMRI study using iterated ripple noise
Barker, D., Plack, C.J., Hall, D.A. 04/2012 In: Cerebral Cortex. 22, 4, p. 745-753. 9 p.
Journal article

The Frequency Following Response (FFR) may reflect pitch-bearing information but is not a direct representation of pitch
Gockel, H.E., Carlyon, R.P., Mehta, A., Plack, C.J. 12/2011 In: Journal of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology : JARO. 12, 6, p. 767-782. 16 p.
Journal article

Multimedia quality assessment
Porikli, F., Al Bovik, [.V., Plack, C., AlRegib, G., Farrell, J., Le Callet, P., Quan Huynh-Thu, [.V., Moeller, S., Winkler, S., Plack, C. 11/2011 In: IEEE Signal Processing Magazine. 28, 6, 14 p.
Editorial

Pitch discrimination learning: specificity for pitch and harmonic resolvability, and electrophysiological correlates
Carcagno, S., Plack, C.J. 08/2011 In: Journal of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology : JARO. 12, 4, p. 503-517. 15 p.
Journal article

A behavioral measure of the cochlear changes underlying temporary threshold shifts
Howgate, S., Plack, C.J. 07/2011 In: Hearing Research. 277, 1-2, p. 78-87. 10 p.
Journal article

Neural encoding in the human brainstem relevant to the pitch of complex tones
Krishnan, A., Plack, C.J. 05/2011 In: Hearing Research. 275, 1-2, p. 110-119. 10 p.
Journal article

Combination of spectral and binaurally created harmonics in a common central pitch processor
Gockel, H.E., Carlyon, R.P., Plack, C.J. 04/2011 In: Journal of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology : JARO. 12, 2, p. 253-260. 8 p.
Journal article

Human auditory cortical responses to pitch and to pitch strength
Barker, D., Plack, C.J., Hall, D.A. 16/02/2011 In: NeuroReport. 22, 3, p. 111-115. 5 p.
Journal article

Listening to urban soundscapes: physiological validity of perceptual dimensions
Irwin, A., Hall, D.A., Peters, A., Plack, C.J. 02/2011 In: Psychophysiology. 48, 2, p. 258-268. 11 p.
Journal article

Subcortical plasticity following perceptual learning in a pitch discrimination task
Carcagno, S., Plack, C.J. 02/2011 In: Journal of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology : JARO. 12, 1, p. 89-100. 12 p.
Journal article

Frequency discrimination duration effects for Huggins pitch and narrowband noise (L)
Plack, C.J., Turgeon, M., Lancaster, S., Carlyon, R.P., Gockel, H.E. 01/2011 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 129, 1, p. 1-4. 4 p.
Journal article

Listening effort at signal-to-noise ratios that are typical of the school classroom
Howard, C.S., Munro, K.J., Plack, C.J. 12/2010 In: International Journal of Audiology. 49, 12, p. 928-932. 5 p.
Journal article

Perceived continuity and pitch shifts for complex tones with unresolved harmonics
Plack, C.J., Watkinson, R.K. 10/2010 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 128, 4, p. 1922-1929. 8 p.
Journal article

On- and off-frequency compression estimated using a new version of the additivity of forward masking technique
Plack, C.J., Arifianto, D. 08/2010 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 128, 2, p. 771-786. 16 p.
Journal article

Musical consonance: the importance of harmonicity
Plack, C.J. 8/06/2010 In: Current Biology. 20, 11, 3 p.
Editorial

The effect of stimulus context on pitch representations in the human auditory cortex
Garcia, D., Hall, D.A., Plack, C.J. 06/2010 In: NeuroImage. 51, 2, p. 808-816. 9 p.
Journal article

Combining information across frequency regions in fundamental frequency discrimination
Gockel, H.E., Carlyon, R.P., Plack, C.J. 04/2010 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 127, 4, p. 2466-2478. 13 p.
Journal article

A temporal code for Huggins pitch?
Plack, C.J., Fitzpatrick, S., Carlyon, R.P., Gockel, H.E. 2010 In: The neurophysiological bases of auditory perception. New York : Springer p. 191-199. 9 p.
Paper

Pitch discrimination interference between binaural and monaural or diotic pitches
Gockel, H.E., Carlyon, R.P., Plack, C.J. 07/2009 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 126, 1, p. 281-290. 10 p.
Journal article

Pitch processing sites in the human auditory brain
Hall, D.A., Plack, C.J. 03/2009 In: Cerebral Cortex. 19, 3, p. 576-585. 10 p.
Journal article

Further examination of pitch discrimination interference between complex tones containing resolved harmonics
Gockel, H.E., Carlyon, R.P., Plack, C.J. 02/2009 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 125, 2, p. 1059-1066. 8 p.
Journal article

Reduced contribution of a nonsimultaneous mistuned harmonic to residue pitch: the role of harmonic number
Gockel, H.E., Carlyon, R.P., Plack, C.J. 01/2009 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 125, 1, p. 15-18. 4 p.
Journal article

Auditory brainstem correlates of basilar membrane nonlinearity in humans
Krishnan, A., Plack, C.J. 2009 In: Audiology and Neurotology. 14, 2, p. 88-97. 10 p.
Journal article

Estimates of compression at low and high frequencies using masking additivity in normal and impaired ears
Plack, C.J., Oxenham, A.J., Simonson, A.M., O'Hanlon, C.G., Drga, V., Arifianto, D. 06/2008 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 123, 6, p. 4321-4330. 10 p.
Journal article

A further test of the linearity of temporal summation in forward masking.
Plack, C.J., Carcagno, S., Oxenham, A.J. 10/2007 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 122, p. 1880-1883. 4 p.
Journal article

Temporal integration and compression near absolute threshold in normal and impaired ears.
Plack, C.J., Skeels, V. 10/2007 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 122, 4, p. 2236-2244. 9 p.
Journal article

The effects of low- and high-frequency suppressors on psychophysical estimates of basilar-membrane compression and gain.
Yasin, I., Plack, C.J. 05/2007 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 121, 5, p. 2832-2841. 10 p.
Journal article

The human 'pitch center' responds differently to iterated noise and Huggins pitch.
Hall, D.A., Plack, C.J. 5/03/2007 In: NeuroReport. 18, 4, p. 323-327. 5 p.
Journal article

Effect of duration on the frequency discrimination of individual partials in a complex tone and on the discrimination of fundamental frequency.
Gockel, H.E., Moore, B.C.J., Carlyon, R.P., Plack, C.J. 01/2007 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 121, 1, p. 373-382. 10 p.
Journal article

Masking by inaudible sounds and the linearity of temporal summation.
Plack, C.J., Drga, V., Oxenham, A.J. 1/01/2006 In: Journal of Neuroscience. 26, p. 8767-8773. 7 p.
Journal article

The detection of increments and decrements is not facilitated by abrupt onsets or offsets.
Plack, C.J., Gallun, F.J., Hafter, E.R., Raimond, A. 1/01/2006 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 119, p. 3950-3958. 9 p.
Journal article

Effect of noise on the detectability and fundamental frequency discrimination of complex tones.
Gockel, H., Moore, B.C.J., Plack, C.J., Carlyon, R.P. 2006 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 120, p. 957-965. 9 p.
Journal article

Reduced contribution of non-simultaneous mistuned harmonics to residue pitch.
Gockel, H., Plack, C.J., Carlyon, R.P. 12/2005 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 118, 6, p. 3783-3793. 11 p.
Journal article

The role of suppression in the upward spread of masking.
Yasin, I., Plack, C.J. 12/2005 In: Journal of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology : JARO. 6, 4, p. 368-377. 10 p.
Journal article

Psychophysical tuning curves at very high frequencies.
Yasin, I., Plack, C.J. 10/2005 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 118, 4, p. 2498-2506. 9 p.
Journal article

Pitch shifts for complex tones with unresolved harmonics and the implications for models of pitch perception.
Watkinson, R.K., Plack, C.J., Fantini, D.A. 08/2005 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 118, 2, p. 934-945. 12 p.
Journal article

Cochlear compression between 500 and 8000 Hz in listeners with moderate sensorineural hearing loss.
Lopez-Poveda, E.A., Plack, C.J., Meddis, R., Blanco, J.L. 07/2005 In: Hearing Research. 205, 1-2, p. 172-183. 12 p.
Journal article

Dominance region for pitch: effects of duration and dichotic presentation.
Gockel, H., Carlyon, R.P., Plack, C.J. 03/2005 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 117, 3-4, p. 1326-1336. 11 p.
Journal article

Additivity of masking and auditory compression
Plack, C.J., O'Hanlon, C.G., Draga, V. 2005 In: "Auditory signal processing: physiology, psychophysics and models". New York : Springer p. 60-6. 55 p.
Chapter

Overview : The present and future of pitch
Plack, C.J., Oxenham, A.J. 2005 In: Pitch : neural coding and perception. New York : Springer p. 1-6. 6 p. ISBN: 978-0-387-23472-4.
Chapter

The psychophysics of pitch.
Plack, C.J., Oxenham, A.J. 2005 In: Pitch: neural coding and perception. New York : Springer p. 7-55. 49 p. ISBN: 978-0-387-23472-4.
Chapter

Inferred basilar-membrane response functions for listeners with mild to moderate sensorineural hearing loss.
Plack, C.J., Drga, V., Lopez-Poveda, E.A. 1/01/2004 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 115, p. 1684-1695. 12 p.
Journal article

Psychophysical evidence for auditory compression at low characteristic frequencies.
Plack, C.J., Drga, V. 1/01/2003 In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 113, p. 1574-1586. 13 p.
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