Reinventing the Hearing Aid with Deep Learning

Originally published at: https://developer.nvidia.com/blog/reinventing-the-hearing-aid-with-deep-learning/

Researchers at Ohio State University developed a GPU-accelerated program that can isolate speech from background noise and automatically adjust the volumes of each separately. Less than 25 percent of people who need a hearing aid actually use one – with the greatest frustration among users is the hearing aid cannot distinguish sounds that occur at…