Prof. Dr.-Ing. Waldo Nogueira

Waldo Nogueira

Professor for Auditory Prosthesis

  • Since 2013 Junior Professor and head of APG
  • 2011-2013 Post-Doc Music Technology Group, University Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
  • 2009-2011 Principal Research Engineer – Signal Processing, Advanced Bionics, Hannover, Germany
  • 2008-2009 Research Engineer – Signal Processing, Advanced Bionics, Antwerp, Belgium
  • 2003-2008 Ph. D. (Dr.-Ing) Student Leibniz University Hannover, Hannover
    (Ph. D. Thesis: Design and Evaluation of Signal Processing Strategies for Cochlear Implants
    based on Psychoacoustic Masking and Current Steering)
  • 1997-2003 (Dipl.-Ing) Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
    (Master Thesis: Envelope estimation for audio signals based on predictive techniques in the frequency domain)
  • Master of Science at the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz University Hannover
    (Thesis: Conception and implementing of a RICT-based, mobile hardware platform for real-time capable movement sonification, Institute of Microelectronic Systems (IMS), Hannover)
  • Bachelor of Engineering at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Hannover
    (Thesis: Integration of a reverberation algorithm into SAOC-Binaural, Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS)

Research and Interests

  • Audio and speech signal processing, neural processing, computational models of electric acoustic hearing,
    electrophysiology in humans, binaural hearing
  • Teaching
  • Audio 3D, Audio and Speech Signal Processing
  • Development of CI sound coding strategies for combined electric and acoustic stimulation
  • Psychoacoustics and electrophysiology

Head of Research Group:
[Prof. Dr.-Ing. Waldo Nogueira]

DHZ-Deutsches HörZentrum Hannover
Karl-Wiechert-Allee 3
30625 Hannover
Phone: +49 (0)511 532 8025
Fax: +49 (0)511 532 6833


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