Susan Nittrouer

Summary

Affiliation: The Ohio State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Perceptual weighting strategies of children with cochlear implants and normal hearing
    Susan Nittrouer
    The Ohio State University, United States Electronic address
    J Commun Disord 52:111-33. 2014
  2. pmc Measuring what matters: effectively predicting language and literacy in children with cochlear implants
    Susan Nittrouer
    Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43212, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 76:1148-58. 2012
  3. pmc The effects of bilateral electric and bimodal electric--acoustic stimulation on language development
    Susan Nittrouer
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
    Trends Amplif 13:190-205. 2009
  4. pmc Improving speech-in-noise recognition for children with hearing loss: potential effects of language abilities, binaural summation, and head shadow
    Susan Nittrouer
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43212, USA
    Int J Audiol 52:513-25. 2013
  5. pmc Amplitude rise time does not cue the /ba/-/wa/ contrast for adults or children
    Susan Nittrouer
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 56:427-40. 2013
  6. pmc Patterns of acquisition of native voice onset time in English-learning children
    Joanna H Lowenstein
    Department of Speech and Hearing, Ohio State University, 110 Pressey Hall, 1070 Carmack Road, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 124:1180-91. 2008
  7. pmc Detecting soft failures in pediatric cochlear implants: relating behavior to language outcomes
    Aaron C Moberly
    The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio, U S A
    Otol Neurotol 34:1648-55. 2013
  8. pmc Explaining coherence in coherence masking protection for adults and children
    Eric Tarr
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Ohio State University, 915 Olentangy River Road, Suite 4000, Columbus, Ohio 43212, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 133:4218-31. 2013
  9. pmc Coherence masking protection for speech in children and adults
    Susan Nittrouer
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Ohio State University, 915 Olentangy River Rd, Suite 4000, Columbus, OH 43212, USA
    Atten Percept Psychophys 73:2606-23. 2011
  10. pmc Speech perception in noise by children with cochlear implants
    Amanda Caldwell
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 56:13-30. 2013

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Perceptual weighting strategies of children with cochlear implants and normal hearing
    Susan Nittrouer
    The Ohio State University, United States Electronic address
    J Commun Disord 52:111-33. 2014
    ..Relationships between weighting strategies and other language skills were examined...
  2. pmc Measuring what matters: effectively predicting language and literacy in children with cochlear implants
    Susan Nittrouer
    Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43212, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 76:1148-58. 2012
    ..To evaluate how well various language measures typically used with very young children after they receive cochlear implants predict language and literacy skills as they enter school...
  3. pmc The effects of bilateral electric and bimodal electric--acoustic stimulation on language development
    Susan Nittrouer
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
    Trends Amplif 13:190-205. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc Improving speech-in-noise recognition for children with hearing loss: potential effects of language abilities, binaural summation, and head shadow
    Susan Nittrouer
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43212, USA
    Int J Audiol 52:513-25. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Amplitude rise time does not cue the /ba/-/wa/ contrast for adults or children
    Susan Nittrouer
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 56:427-40. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Patterns of acquisition of native voice onset time in English-learning children
    Joanna H Lowenstein
    Department of Speech and Hearing, Ohio State University, 110 Pressey Hall, 1070 Carmack Road, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 124:1180-91. 2008
    ..Overall these results support a model of acquisition that focuses on the mastery of gestural coordination as opposed to the acquisition of segmental contrasts...
  7. pmc Detecting soft failures in pediatric cochlear implants: relating behavior to language outcomes
    Aaron C Moberly
    The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio, U S A
    Otol Neurotol 34:1648-55. 2013
    ..Undesirable behaviors in young children with cochlear implants suggest device soft failure...
  8. pmc Explaining coherence in coherence masking protection for adults and children
    Eric Tarr
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Ohio State University, 915 Olentangy River Road, Suite 4000, Columbus, Ohio 43212, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 133:4218-31. 2013
    ..Children again showed greater CMP than adults, but none of the three hypotheses could explain their CMP. It was again concluded that children are obliged to recognize speech signals as broad spectral patterns...
  9. pmc Coherence masking protection for speech in children and adults
    Susan Nittrouer
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Ohio State University, 915 Olentangy River Rd, Suite 4000, Columbus, OH 43212, USA
    Atten Percept Psychophys 73:2606-23. 2011
    ..The conclusion was that children are obliged to integrate spectral components of speech signals, a perceptual strategy based on their recognition of when all components come from the same generator...
  10. pmc Speech perception in noise by children with cochlear implants
    Amanda Caldwell
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 56:13-30. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine phonological, language, and cognitive skills that might help explain speech-in-noise abilities for children with CIs...
  11. pmc Children weight dynamic spectral structure more than adults: evidence from equivalent signals
    Joanna H Lowenstein
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Ohio State University, 915 Olentangy River Road, Suite 4000, Columbus, Ohio 43212, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 132:EL443-9. 2012
    ..Results replicated earlier findings, supporting the idea that dynamic spectral structure plays a critical role in speech recognition, especially for children...
  12. pmc Emergent literacy in kindergartners with cochlear implants
    Susan Nittrouer
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43212, USA
    Ear Hear 33:683-97. 2012
    ..The goal of this study was to examine early, or emergent, literacy in these children...
  13. pmc Working memory in children with cochlear implants: problems are in storage, not processing
    Susan Nittrouer
    The Ohio State University, United States Electronic address
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 77:1886-98. 2013
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  14. pmc Learning to perceptually organize speech signals in native fashion
    Susan Nittrouer
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Ohio State University, 915 Olentangy River Road, Suite 4000, Columbus, Ohio 43212, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 127:1624-35. 2010
    ..Sentence context had similar effects across groups, so variability in recognition was attributed to differences in perceptual organization of the sensory information, presumed to arise from native language experience...
  15. pmc What is the deficit in phonological processing deficits: auditory sensitivity, masking, or category formation?
    Susan Nittrouer
    Department of Otolaryngology, Eye and Ear Institute, The Ohio State University, 915 Olentangy River Road, Suite 4000, Columbus, OH 43212, USA
    J Exp Child Psychol 108:762-85. 2011
    ..These results suggest that these children may have an underlying deficit in perceptually organizing sensory information to form coherent categories...
  16. pmc Coherence masking protection for mid-frequency formants by adults and children
    Eric Tarr
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Ohio State University, 915 Olentangy River Road, Suite 4000, Columbus, Ohio 43212, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 130:EL290-6. 2011
    ..In this experiment, F2 was the target and F1/F3 was the cosignal. Results showed similar effects for each age group as had been found for F1 targets. Implications for auditory prostheses for listeners with hearing loss are discussed...
  17. pmc Low-frequency signals support perceptual organization of implant-simulated speech for adults and children
    Susan Nittrouer
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
    Int J Audiol 53:270-84. 2014
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  18. pmc Children discover the spectral skeletons in their native language before the amplitude envelopes
    Susan Nittrouer
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, College of Medice, Ohio State University, Cramblett Hall, Room 4126, 456 West 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 35:1245-53. 2009
    ..The authors hypothesize that children's early sensitivity to global spectral structure reflects the role that it may play in language learning...
  19. pmc Does harmonicity explain children's cue weighting of fricative-vowel syllables?
    Susan Nittrouer
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 125:1679-92. 2009
    ..It is further suggested that children are unable to recover formant structure when those formants are not spectrally prominent and/or are noisy...
  20. ncbi request reprint Language structures used by kindergartners with cochlear implants: relationship to phonological awareness, lexical knowledge and hearing loss
    Susan Nittrouer
    The Department of Otolaryngology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Ear Hear 35:506-18. 2014
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  21. ncbi request reprint Benefits of preserving stationary and time-varying formant structure in alternative representations of speech: implications for cochlear implants
    Susan Nittrouer
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Ohio State University, 915 Olentangy River Road, Suite 4000, Columbus, Ohio 43212
    J Acoust Soc Am 136:1845-56. 2014
    ..Children showed greater gains than adults only for time-varying formant structure. Results suggest that efforts would be well spent trying to design processing strategies that preserve formant structure. ..
  22. ncbi request reprint Dynamic spectral structure really does support vowel recognition
    Joanna H Lowenstein
    Dept of Otolaryngol, The Ohio State Univ, 915 Olentangy River Rd, 4th Fl, Columbus, OH 43212
    J Acoust Soc Am 130:2375. 2011
    ..These outcomes provide further support for the perspective that speech perception is facilitated by broader and longer acoustic structure than that represented by notions of the acoustic cue. [Work supported by NIDCD Grant DC-00633.]...
  23. pmc Dynamic spectral structure specifies vowels for children and adults
    Susan Nittrouer
    Speech and Hearing Science, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 122:2328-39. 2007
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