Auditory Science (physical, perceptual, and neural aspects of hearing and its disorders)
Implantable hearing devices
Signal theory and signal processing
Fellow of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
Canada Research Chair (Tier II) in Binaural Hearing (2016-2020)
Coordinator of the Binaural Model Initiative
Associate Editor: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America
Patent filed: Sound processing for a bilateral cochlear implant system. Jointly with Oticon Medical, 2015
M Dietz, T Marquardt, A Stange, M Pecka, B Grothe, D McAlpine, "Emphasis of spatial cues in the temporal ﬁne structure during the rising segments of amplitude-modulated sounds II: Single Neuron Recordings" J. Neurophysiol. (111), 1973-1985, 2014
M Dietz, T Marquardt, NH Salminen, D McAlpine. "Emphasis of spatial cues in the temporal ﬁne structure during the rising segments of amplitude-modulated sounds" Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. (110) 15151-15156, 2013
M Dietz, SD Ewert, V Hohmann "Auditory model based direction estimation of concurrent speakers from binaural signals" Speech Communication (53), 592-605, 2011
M Klein-Hennig, M Dietz, V Hohmann, SD Ewert "The influence of different segments of the ongoing envelope on sensitivity to interaural time delays" J. Acoust. Soc. Am. (129), 3856-3872, 2011
RM Baumgärtel, H Hu, B Kollmeier, M Dietz Extent of lateralization at large interaural time differences in simulated electric hearing and bilateral cochlear implant users J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 141, 2338-2352, 2017.
H Hu, SD Ewert, D McAlpine, M Dietz Differences in the temporal course of interaural time difference sensitivity between acoustic and electric hearing in amplitude modulated stimuli J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 141, 1862-1873, 2017.
C da Silva Souto, H Lüddemann, S Lipski, M Dietz, B Kollmeier Influence of attention on speech-rhythm evoked potentials: first steps towards an auditory brain-computer interface driven by speech Biomedical Physics & Engineering Express 2, 065009, 2016.
A Saremi, R Beutelmann, M Dietz, G Ashida, J Kretzberg, S Verhulst A comparative study of seven human cochlear filter models J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 140, 1618-1634, 2016.
M Dietz Models of the electrically stimulated binaural system: a review Network: Computation in Neural Systems. 27:186-211, 2016.
D Reed, M Dietz, A Josupeit, S van de Par Lateralization of a purely binaural modulation percept J. Acoust. Soc. Am. (139), 30-40, 2016
H Hu, B Kollmeier, M Dietz Facial nerve stimulation artifacts reduction in cochlear implantee’s electrically evoked auditory brainstem response Biomedical Signal Processing and Control, 21, 74-81, 2015
M Dietz, M Klein-Hennig, V Hohmann The influence of pause, attack, and decay duration of the ongoing envelope on sound lateralization J. Acoust. Soc. Am. (137), EL137-EL143, 2015
K Adiloglu, H Kayser, RM Baumgärtel, S Rennebeck, M Dietz, V Hohmann A binaural steering beamformer system for enhancing a moving speech source. Trends in Hearing (19), 1-13, 2015
RM Baumgärtel, H Hu, M Krawczyk-Becker, D Marquardt, C Völker, T Herzke, G Coleman, K Adiloglu, SMA Ernst, T Gerkmann, S Doclo, B Kollmeier, V Hohmann, M Dietz Comparing binaural pre-processing strategies I: Instrumental evaluation. Trends in Hearing (19), 1-16, 2015
RM Baumgärtel, H Hu, M Krawczyk-Becker, D Marquardt, T Herzke, G Coleman, K Adiloglu, K Bomke, K Plotz, T Gerkmann, S Doclo, B Kollmeier, V Hohmann, M Dietz Comparing Binaural Pre-Processing Strategies II: Speech Intelligibility of Bilateral Cochlear Implant Users. Trends in Hearing (19), 1-16, 2015
H Hu, M Dietz Comparison of interaural electrode pairing methods for bilateral cochlear implantation Trends in Hearing (19), 1-22, 2015
D Kelvasa, M Dietz Auditory model-based sound direction estimation with bilateral cochlear implants. Trends in Hearing (19), 1-16, 2015
B Williges, M Dietz, M, V Hohmann, T Jürgens Spatial unmasking of speech in simulated cochlear implant users with and without access to low-frequency acoustic hearing Trends in Hearing (19), 1-14, 2015