Elizabeth Olson

Elizabeth Olson
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Auditory Biophysics (in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery)


B.A. in Physics from Barnard College, 1981; Ph.D. in Physics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1988

Area of Concentration

Mechanics of hearing: Transmission of sound through the middle ear, the basis for frequency tuning in the inner ear, in particular the operation of the cochlear amplifier. Cochlear implants.