Robert Ljung

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effects of road traffic noise and irrelevant speech on children's reading and mathematical performance
    Robert Ljung
    Laboratory of Applied Psychology, Centre for Built Environment, University of Gavle, Gavle, Sweden
    Noise Health 11:194-8. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Unmasking the effects of masking on performance: The potential of multiple-voice masking in the office environment
    Marijke Keus van de Poll
    Department of Building, Energy and Environmental Engineering, University of Gavle, Kungsbäcksvägen 47, SE 801 76 Gävle, Sweden
    J Acoust Soc Am 138:807-16. 2015
  3. pmc High second-language proficiency protects against the effects of reverberation on listening comprehension
    Patrik Sörqvist
    Department of Building, Energy and Environmental Engineering, University of Gavle, Gavle, Sweden Linnaeus Centre HEAD, Swedish Institute for Disability Research, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Psychol 55:91-6. 2014
  4. doi request reprint A sub-process view of working memory capacity: evidence from effects of speech on prose memory
    Patrik Sörqvist
    Centre for Built Environment, University of Gavle, Sweden
    Memory 18:310-26. 2010

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Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Effects of road traffic noise and irrelevant speech on children's reading and mathematical performance
    Robert Ljung
    Laboratory of Applied Psychology, Centre for Built Environment, University of Gavle, Gavle, Sweden
    Noise Health 11:194-8. 2009
    ..Irrelevant speech did not disrupt performance on any task. These findings are related to previous research on noise in schools and the implications for noise abatement guidelines are discussed...
  2. doi request reprint Unmasking the effects of masking on performance: The potential of multiple-voice masking in the office environment
    Marijke Keus van de Poll
    Department of Building, Energy and Environmental Engineering, University of Gavle, Kungsbäcksvägen 47, SE 801 76 Gävle, Sweden
    J Acoust Soc Am 138:807-16. 2015
    ..Performance (i.e., writing fluency) increased linearly from worst performance in the one-voice condition to best performance in the seven-voice condition. Psychological mechanisms underpinning these effects are discussed. ..
  3. pmc High second-language proficiency protects against the effects of reverberation on listening comprehension
    Patrik Sörqvist
    Department of Building, Energy and Environmental Engineering, University of Gavle, Gavle, Sweden Linnaeus Centre HEAD, Swedish Institute for Disability Research, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Psychol 55:91-6. 2014
    ..Taken together, the results suggest that top-down cognitive capabilities support listening in adverse conditions. Potential implications for the Swedish national tests in English are discussed. ..
  4. doi request reprint A sub-process view of working memory capacity: evidence from effects of speech on prose memory
    Patrik Sörqvist
    Centre for Built Environment, University of Gavle, Sweden
    Memory 18:310-26. 2010
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