The Luxury of Hearing Protection

This is a guest blog based on the theme, that some is good, but too much is not good.  I have invited Pieter van ‘t Hof (pvthof@dynamic-ear.com) who is the Manager of Research and Development of Dynamic Ear Company to contribute this week.   Suppose you are on a cocktail party which has just started.…

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No correlation between cost of earphones and frequency response

Of the many journals I subscribe to, one is the Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.   And of the articles that are the most well-read (at least so far in 2017) is “Enhancing monochromatic multipole emission by a subwavelength enclosure of degenerate Mie resonances” and “No correlation between headphone frequency response and retail price”.  …

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