Archive: Concerned Professionals (304)

Archived articles are listed below from most to least recent. You will find links to even older posts beneath the list.

Cooper, A. A New Methodology for Investigating ILFN Complaints

Paper presented by Steven Cooper in Zurich at the 12th ICBEN Congress on Noise as a Public Health Problem. By … Read On »

Stigwood, M. Excess Amplitude Modulation – Failure of Wind Farm Noise Controls

IOA good practice guide, excess amplitude modulation and the failure of wind farm noise controls Mike Stigwood, MAS Environmental Ltd Acoustics Bulletin November/December 2013 pages 18-22 November 29, 2013 • Noise, Regulations, U.K. In August 2013 … Read On »

Stange-Marten et al. Input Timing for Spatial Processing…..

Input timing for spatial processing is precisely tuned via constant synaptic delays and myelination patterns in the auditory brainstem Annette Stange-Marten,  Alisha L. Nabel, James L. Sinclair, Matthew Fischl, Olga Alexandrova, Hilde Wohlfrom, Conny Kopp-Scheinpflug, Michael … Read On »

Auditory Processing: Where Microseconds Count

Neuroscience News Auditory Processing: Where Microseconds Matter Neuroscience News May 30, 2017 Summary: Researchers identify a mechanism that allows mammals to perceive minimal differences in timing of signal reception in order to localize sounds. Source: LMU. … Read On »

La Marca-Ghaemmaghami et al. Mother’s Stress Affects Baby Through Amniotic Fluid

Study reveals corticotropin-releasing hormone can rise in amniotic fluid when the mother is stressed over long periods of time while pregnant Neuroscience News May 29, 2017 Pearl La Marca-Ghaemmaghami, Sara M. Dainese, Günter Stalla, Marina Haller, … Read On »

Evans, A. Environmental Noise Pollution: Has Public Health Become Too Utilitarian?

Evans, A. (2017) Environmental Noise Pollution: Has Public Health Become too Utilitarian? Open Journal of Social Sciences, 5, 80-109. https://doi.org/10.4236/jss.2017.55007 May 12, 2017 Abstract Environmental noise pollution is an ever-increasing problem. The various sources: Aircraft, Road … Read On »

Bronzaft, A. Impact of Noise on Health: The Divide Between Policy & Science

Bronzaft, A.L. (2017) Impact of Noise on Health: The Divide between Policy and Science. Open Journal of Social Sciences, 5, 108-120. https://doi.org/10.4236/jss.2017.55008 May 12, 2017 Abstract In her chapter “Sources of Noise” in Noise and Health, … Read On »

Devlin, C. Freedom From Unwarranted Experimentation

Devlin, Curt (2017) Freedom from Unwarranted Experimenta- tion. Open Journal of Social Sciences, 5, 23-48. https://doi.org/10.4236/jss.2017.55003 May 9, 2017 Abstract This is a declaration of the fundamental human right of all people, simply by virtue of … Read On »

Krogh, Horner. Human Health, Rights & Wind Turbine Deployment in Canada

Krogh, C. and Horner, B. (2017) Human Health, Rights and Wind Turbine Deployment in Canada. Open Journal of Social Sciences, 5, 166-185. https://doi.org/10.4236/jss.2017.55012 May 17 2017 Abstract Canada has ratified international conventions which recognize the individual’s … Read On »

Weichenberger et al, Altered Cortical & Subcortical Connectivity Due to Infrasound

Altered cortical and subcortical connectivity due to infrasound administered near the hearing threshold – Evidence from fMRI Markus Weichenberger, Martin Bauer, Robert Kühler, Johannes Hensel, Caroline Garcia Forlim, Albrecht Ihlenfeld, Bernd Ittermann, Jürgen Gallinat, Christian Koch, … Read On »