A trend issue in modeling head-related impulse responses (HRIRs) is how to individualize HRIRs models that are convenient for a particular listener. The objective of this research is to show a robust selection method of eight anthropometric parameters out of all 27 parameters defined in CIPIC HRTF Database. The proposed selection method is systematically and scientifically acceptable, compared to 'trial and error' method in selecting the parameters. The selected anthropometric parameters of a given listener were applied in establishing multiple linear regression models in order to individualize his/her HRIRs. We modelled the entire minimum phase HRIRs in horizontal plane of 35 subjects using principal components analysis (PCA). The individual minimum phase HRIRs can be estimated adequately by a linear combination of ten orthonormal basis functions.
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||Telkomnika (Telecommunication Computing Electronics and Control)|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jan 2015|
- HRIR individualization
- HRIR modeling
- Multiple regression analysis
- Principal components analysis