Comparison Study of Speech Recognition Using Binaural Beamforming Narrow Directionality

The Hearing Review, May 2017

This article examines the advantages provided by the Signia primax Narrow Directionality processing for speech understanding in background noise in four studies: Comparisons of the primax system to previous research with the binax platform, SNR benefits related to average speech understanding, and comparisons to a competitive product using Signia adaptive directional and narrow directionality processing.

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Veronika Littmann, PhD

Dr. Littmann is the Team Leader of R&D Audiology System Development for Signia in Erlangen, Germany.

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Erik Harry B. Høydal

Erik Harry B. Høydal has been with Sivantos since 2014. Besides his audiological clinical background, Erik has been involved in research on musicians and tinnitus. He did his MSc in Clinical Health Science at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), and has also worked as a teacher at the Program for Audiology in Trondheim. Høydal has worked politically with awareness of hearing impairment through his engagement in The Norwegian Association of Audiologists. Having joined Sivantos GmbH in Erlangen 2016 his work includes scientific research and portfolio management.