Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences
Eagleson 160



Associate Professor
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California, Irvine, 2010-2014
Ph.D., Hearing Science, Indiana University Bloomington, 2010
M.Sc., Engineering Acoustics, Technical University of Denmark, 2006
B.Sc., Applied Physics, Beijing Institute of Technology, 2003
Academic Expertise: 
Understanding the mechanisms (cochlear, central, and cognitive) responsible for individual differences in the difficulties experienced by listeners with hearing loss
Determining why people with hearing loss experience variable benefit from assistive listening devices
Development of rapid assessment tools for application in the clinic
Construct and develop auditory models that can describe individual differences in speech perception
Recent Publications
Verification of Estimated Output Signal-to-Noise Ratios From a Phase Inversion Technique Using a Simulated Hearing Aid. (2023 Mar) Am J Audiol 32(1): 197-209 Yun D, Shen Y, Lentz JJ

Feasibility of hearing aid gain self-adjustment using speech recognition. (2022) J Acoust Soc Korea 41(1): 76-86 Yun D, Shen Y, Zhang Z

FORUM: Remote testing for psychological and physiological acoustics. (2022 May) J Acoust Soc Am 151(5): 3116 Peng ZE, Waz S, Buss E, Shen Y, Richards V, Bharadwaj H, Stecker GC, Beim JA, Bosen AK, Braza MD, Diedesch AC, Dorey CM, Dykstra AR, Gallun FJ, Goldsworthy RL, Gray L, Hoover EC, Ihlefeld A, Koelewijn T, Kopun JG, Mesik J, Shub DE, Venezia JH

Examining the Factors that Contribute to Non-Monotonic Growth of the [Formula: see text] Otoacoustic Emission in Humans. (2021 Jun) J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 22(3): 275-288 Mills ML, Shen Y, Withnell RH

Effects of speech-rhythm disruption on selective listening with a single background talker. (2021 Jul) Atten Percept Psychophys 83(5): 2229-2240 McAuley JD, Shen Y, Smith T, Kidd GR