Noise


  • Molesworth, B. R. C., Burgess, M., & Wilkinson, J. (in press). Can babble and broadband noise present in air transportation induce learned helplessness? A laboratory based study with university students. Applied Acoustics, Accepted 23 August 2019. 
  • Molesworth, B. R. C., Burgess, M., & Zhou, A. (2019). The prolonged effect of in-cabin aircraft noise on recognition memory. In M. Beer, & Zio. E. (Ed.), Proceedings of the 29th European Safety and Reliability Conference (pp. 395-402), 22-26 September, Hannover, Germany.   doi: 10.3850/978-981-11-2724-3_ 0740-cd
  • Molesworth, B. R. C., & Burgess, M., & Koh, S. (2017). The relationship between noise and mode of delivery on recognition memory and working memory. Applied Acoustics, 116, 329-336.
  • Molesworth, B. R. C., & Burgess, M., & Wilkinson, J. (2017). Summary findings of study on comparison between open-plan office noise and broadband noise on working memory and recognition memory, Acoustics Australia, 45, 16-18.
  • Burgess, M., & Molesworth, B. R. C. (2016). The noise reduction provided by aviation headsets. Acoustics Australia, 44, 95-99
  • Molesworth, B. R. C., Burgess, M., & Zhou, A. (2015). The Effects of Noise on Key Workplace Skills. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 138(4), 2054-2061. Watch a summary of this research on YouTube
  • Molesworth, B. R. C., Koh, S., & Burgess, M. (2015). Altering the way key information is presented to overcome the detrimental effect of in-cabin aircraft noise (simulated) on recall performance. In L. Podofillini, B. Sudret, B. Stojadinovic´, E. Zio & W. Kröger, Proceedings of Safety and Reliability of Complex Engineered Systems: ESREL 2015 (pp. 3043 – 3047), 7 – 10 September, Zurich, Switzerland. ISBN 978-1-138-02879-1
  • Burgess, M., Molesworth, B. R. C., & Zhou, A. (2014). Fatiguing effect of noise in aircraft on cognitive and motor performance. In Proceeding of the 11th International Congress on Noise as a Public Health Problem (ICBEN) (paper 4.7), 1-5 June Nara, Japan.
  • Molesworth, B. R. C., Burgess, M., Gunnell, B., Löffler, D., & Venjakob, A. (2014). The effect on recognition memory of noise cancelling headphones in a noisy environment with native and non-native speakers. Noise and Health, 16(71), 240-247. Watch a summary of this research on YouTube
  • Molesworth, B.R.C., Burgess, M., Gunnell, B., & Duong, K. (2014). Examining the benefits of active noise control and supplementary pictorial information in improving the recall of information in a noisy environment. Aviation Psychology and Applied Human Factors, 4(1), 50-57.
  • Jang, R., Molesworth, B. R. C., Burgess, M., & Estival, D. (2014). Improving communication in general aviation through the use of noise cancelling headphones. Safety Science, 62, 490-504. Watch a summary of this research on YouTube
  • Burgess, M., & Molesworth, B. R. C. (2013). Investigation of the role for noise cancelling headphones to assist speech recall in noise. In proceeding of Meetings on Acoustics (International Congress on Acoustics, Montreal, 2-7 June), Vol. 19, 040012. DOI: 10.1121/1.4800516.
  • Molesworth, B. R. C., Burgess, M., & Chung, A. (2013). Using Active Noise Cancelling Headphones to Reduce the Effects of Masking in Commercial Aviation. Acta Acustica, 99, 822-827.
  • Molesworth, B. R. C., Burgess, M., & Gunnell, B. (2013). Using the effect of alcohol as a comparison to illustrate the detrimental effects of noise on performance. Noise and Health, 15(66), 367-373.
  • Molesworth, B. R. C., Burgess, M., & Kwon, D. (2013). The use of noise cancelling headphones to improve concurrent task performance in a noisy environment. Applied Acoustics, 74, 110-115.