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Sound Visualization for the Hearing Impaired

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iJET Volume 2, Number 1, ISSN 1863-0383 Publisher: International Association of Online Engineering, Kassel, Germany


In this paper, we investigate several means of visualizing both ambient and speech sounds and present a fusion of different visualization displays into one program package that would help provide the hearing impaired with a means to an enhanced awareness of their surroundings. The ideas investigated were implemented in software, and the program was evaluated by means of a survey conducted in a school for the deaf.


Azar, J., Abou Saleh, H. & Al-Alaoui, M. (2007). Sound Visualization for the Hearing Impaired. International Journal of Emerging Technologies in Learning (iJET), 2(1),. Kassel, Germany: International Association of Online Engineering. Retrieved January 28, 2020 from .