In order to properly tune the implant each zone of

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Unformatted text preview: e the auditory nerve directly through a device implanted in the cochlea in order to give permanently deaf persons some hearing they would normally not have. In order to properly tune the implant, each zone of the implant must be stimulated internally when the correct frequency and wavelength of sound hits the external sensor. In order to understand how to simulate the correct frequency and wavelength of sound in the cochlea, you test pure tone of Middle C (wavelength of 1.31 m in air) in air where the speed of sound in air is . External Because the cochlea contains a liquid (essentially water) that is denser than air, sensor th...
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This test prep was uploaded on 03/13/2014 for the course PHYS 1201W taught by Professor Kennethheller during the Fall '13 term at Minnesota.

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