Lecture 1: From the Outside World to the 8th Nerve

Friday, March 5, 1999 - 9:00am - 10:15am
Keller 3-180
This is an expository lecture for mathematicians and others with little knowledge of the auditory system: acoustic waves, the outer and middle ears, anatomy and physiology of the cochlea, transduction of signals from mechanical to electrical. Some previews of the auditory workshop will be given.