Brad May, Ph.D.
Professor, Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery
- Sound Localization Signals in Noise Speech Encoding
- Neurobiology of Hearing Sensorineural Hearing Loss Tinnitus
Johns Hopkins Hospital
May BJ, Sachs MB (1992) Dynamic range of neural rate responses in the ventral cochlear nucleus of awake cats. J Neurophysiol 68: 1589–1602.
May BJ, McQuone SJ (1995) Effects of bilateral olivocochlear lesions on pure-tone intensity discrimination in cats. Aud Neurosci 1:385–400.
May BJ, Huang AY (1996) Sound orientation behavior in cats: I. Localization of broadband noise. J Acoust Soc Am 100:1059–1069.
May BJ, Le Prell GS, Sachs MB (1998) Vowel representations in the ventral cochlear nucleus of the cat: Effects of level, background noise, and behavioral state. J Neurophysiol, 79:1755-1767.
Ramachandran R, Davis K, May BJ (1999) Single-unit responses in the inferior colliculus of decerebrate cats: I. Classification based on frequency response maps. J Neurophysiol 82:152-163.
May BJ (2000) Role of the dorsal cochlear nucleus in sound localization behavior in cats. Hear Res 148:74-87.
May BJ, Prosen CA, Dorn D, Vetter DE (2002) Behavioural investigation of some possible effects of the central olivocochlear pathways in transgenic mice. Hear Res 171: 142-157.
May BJ, Budelis J, Niparko JK (2004) Behavioral studies of the olivocochlear efferent system: Learning to listen in noise. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:660-664.
Ma W-L D, Hidaka H, May BJ (2006) Spontaneous activity in the inferior colliculus of CBA/J mice after manipulations that induce tinnitus. Hear Res 212:9-21.
May BJ, Kimar S, Prosen CA (2006) Auditory filter shapes of CBA/CaJ mice: Behavioral assessments. J Acoust Soc Am 120:321-330.
May BJ, Anderson MJ, Roos M (2008) The role of broadband inhibition in the rate representation of spectral cues for sound localization in the inferior colliculus. Hear Res doi:10.1016/j.heares.2008.01.008.