Study on the Development of Auditory Physiology and Neural Network Based Cochlear Implant Sound Processing Strategies and Its Effects on Mandarin Speech Perception – Simulation and Clinical Evaluation

Project Details

Effective start/end date1/08/1931/07/20

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals


  • cochlear implant (CI)
  • sound processor
  • digital signal processing
  • Mandarin lexical tone identification
  • speech perception
  • auditory processing mechanisms
  • noise
  • reverberation
  • artificial neural network
  • deep learning
  • extreme learning machine (ELM)