Module description

Medical Engineering (MTM)

Applied Neuroacoustics

Recommended prior knowledge

Knowledge in mathematics, signal processing, acoustics and electrical engineering, programming in MATLAB and C ++ , programming of microcontrollers

Teaching Methods Lecture/Seminar/Lab
Learning objectives / competencies

After successfully visiting this module students have an in-depth theoretical and empirical knowledge about audiological diagnostics and hearing prostheses, students know the meaning, purpose and limits of technical hearing aids and hearing implants, the students can profitably use their knowledge in the development of medical technology products in the field of audiology.

Duration 2
SWS 6.0
Effort
Classes 90h
Self-study / group work: 150h
Workload 240h
ECTS 8.0
Requirements for awarding credit points

Presentation + Laboratory work + Written examination (K90)

Credits and Grades

8 ECTS

Responsible Person

Prof. Dr. rer. biol. hum. Stefan Zirn

Recommended Semester 1-2
Frequency Annually (ss)
Usability

Medizintechnik Master (MTM)

Lectures

Klinische Hörprothetik

Type Vorlesung
Nr. EMI2520
SWS 2.0
Lecture Content

Electrophysiological measuring methods, Cochlear implant technology, Cochlear implant surgery, Biology of the ear / Signal processing Audiometry / Neurootology, Approval Medical products / Study planning / QM, Microelectrode arrays

Literature

Clark, G., Cochlear implants: fundamentals and applications, Springer Science + Business Media, 2006

Hall, J. W., New handbook of auditory evoked responses, 2007

Picton, T. W., Human auditory evoked potentials, Plural Publishing, 2010

Blauert, J., The technology of binaural listening, Springer, 2013

Boenninghaus, H. G., + Lenarz, T., Hals-Nasen-Ohren-Heilkunde, Springer-Verlag, 2007

Audiologische Diagnostik und Hörprothetik

Type Vorlesung/Seminar
Nr. EMI2521
SWS 2.0
Lecture Content

The auditory system, Subjective hearing tests, Otoacoustic emissions, Evoked potentials, Recording technics of evoked potentials, Hearing aids, Hearing Implants, Statistics

Literature

Clark, G., Cochlear implants: fundamentals and applications, Springer Science + Business Media, 2006

Hall, J. W., New handbook of auditory evoked potentials, Plural Publishing, 2010

Picton, T. W., Human auditory evoked potentials, Plural Publishing, 2010

Wassertheil-Smoller, S., Biostatistics and epidemiology: a primer for health professionals, Springer Science + Business Media, 2013

Hoth, S., Mühler, R., Neumann, K., + Walger, M., Objektive Audiometrie im Kindesalter, Springer-Verlag, 2015

Boenninghaus, H. G., Lenarz, T., Hals-Nasen-Ohren-Heilkunde, Springer-Verlag, 2007

Labor Audiologische Diagnostik und Hörprothetik

Type Labor
Nr. EMI2522
SWS 2.0
Lecture Content

Hearing Implants, Surgery, Acoustically evoked potentials, Interface programming, Modeling in MATLAB and Simulink, Otoacoustics Emissions, Cochlear implant fitting

Literature

Clark, G., Cochlear implants: fundamentals and applications, Springer Science + Business Media, 2006

Hall, J. W., New handbook of auditory evoked responses, 2007

Picton, T. W., Human auditory evoked potentials, Plural Publishing, 2010

Hoth, S., Mühler, R., Neumann, K., + Walger, M., Objektive Audiometrie im Kindesalter, Springer-Verlag, 2015

Boenninghaus, H. G., Lenarz, T., Hals-Nasen-Ohren-Heilkunde, Springer-Verlag, 2007