Publications and Media

Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

In Preparation or In Process

Paul, B. T., Smith, M. L., Merchant., M., Sajeniouk, V., & Dimitrijevic, A. (In preparation). Listening effort explains individual differences in encoding natural speech in adverse listening conditions.

Paul, B. T., Bruce, I. C., Roberts, L. E. (In preparation). Top-down attention modifies resets of the 41 Hz auditory steady state response.

Printed or In Press in Peer-Reviewed Journals

Paul, B. T., Schoenwiesner, M., & Hébert, S. (2018). Toward an objective measure of chronic tinnitus: properties of auditory cortical potentials evoked by weak sensory events. Hearing Research. doi:10.1016/j.heares.2018.04.005

Paul, B. T., Bruce, I.C., & Roberts, L.E. (2018). Envelope following responses, noise exposure, and evidence of cochlear synaptopathy in humans: correction and comment. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America Express Letters, June, 2018.

Roberts, L. E., Paul, B. T., & Bruce, I. C. (2018).Erratum and comment: Envelope following responses in normal hearing and in tinnitus. Hearing Research361, 157-158.

Paul, B. T., Waheed, S., Bruce, I.C ., Roberts, L. E. (2017). Subcortical amplitude modulation encoding deficits suggest evidence of cochlear synaptopathy in normal-hearing 18–19 year olds with higher lifetime noise exposure.Journal of the Acoustical Society of America Express Letters, 142 (5), November 2017. doi: 10.1121/1.5009603.

Paul, B. T., Bruce, I.C., & Roberts, L.E. (2017). Evidence that hidden hearing loss underlies amplitude modulation encoding deficits in individuals with and without tinnitus. Hearing Research, 344, 170–182. doi:10.1016/j.heares.2016.11.010

Roberts, L.E., Bosnyak, D. J., Bruce, I. C., Gander, P. E., & Paul, B. T. (2015). Evidence for differential modulation of primary and nonprimary auditory cortex by forward masking in tinnitus. Hearing Research,  327, 9-27. doi: 10.1016/j.heares.2015.04.011

Paul, B. T., Sederberg, P. B., & Feth, L. L. (2015). Imagined temporal groupings tune oscillatory neural activity for processing rhythmic sounds. Timing & Time Perception, 3, 172-88. doi:10.1163/22134468-03002042

Paul, B. T., Bruce, I, C., Bosnyak, D. J., Thompson, D. C., & Roberts, L. E. (2014). Modulation of electrocortical brain activity by attention in individuals with and without tinnitus. Neural Plasticity, vol. 2014, Article ID 127824. doi:10.1155/2014/127824.

Broze, Y., Paul, B. T., Allen, E., & Guarna, K. (2014). Polyphonic Voice Multiplicity, Numerosity, and Musical Emotion Perception. Music Perception, 32 (2), 143-159.

Paul, B., & Huron, D. (2010). An association between breaking voice and grief-related lyrics in Country Music. Empirical Musicology Review, 5 (2), 27-35.

Paul, B. (2010). Bilateral Keyboard Symmetry in the Music of Einojuhani Rautavaara. Oculus: Journal of Undergraduate Research at Ohio State, 1 (1), 92-98.

Popular interest articles

Paul, B. T. & Hébert, S. (Forthcoming). Using electroencephalography (EEG) to track brain responses to gaps embedded in soft sounds: A stepping stone towards an objective measure of tinnitus. Tinnitus Today

In the media

Appearance in CBC News Article supporting March for Science in Ottawa, April 22 2017

Ph.D. Dissertation

Peripheral and Central Factors in Tinnitus. August 2016, McMaster University Department of Psychology, Neuroscience, & Behaviour.