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COMMUNICATION SCIENCES AND DISORDERS
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Xiao-Ming Sun
Associate Professor
College of Health Professions
Communication Sciences and Disorders
Ahlberg Hall, Room 417
Wichita State University
Wichita, KS
67260-0075
Phone: 316-978-6160
Fax: 316-978-3291
xiao-ming.sun
@wichita.edu

Xiao-Ming Sun, PhD

Associate Professor
College of Health Professions
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Educational Background

University of Michigan, Postdoctoral Fellow
Auditory Neurophysiology, 1999

University of Connecticut, PhD
Speech Language & Hearing, 1998

Hunan College of Chinese Medicine (China), MD
Medicine/Otolaryngology, 1987

Major areas of research or creative activity

Physiology of the cochlea, the middle ear, and the auditory efferent system.
Physiological assessment techniques:
Otoacoustic emissions
Auditory evoked potentials
Wideband acoustic immittance (Wideband energy reflectance/absorbance, wideband acoustic reflex)
Effects of subjects and procedural variables, middle ear dysfunctions, and contralateral-sound suppression; applications in the screening and diagnosis of hearing loss.

Major areas of teaching

(Doctor of Audiology Program)
Anatomy & Physiology of the Auditory System and Human Genetics
Acoustics and Instrumentation
Medical Audiology
Otoacoustic Emissions
Auditory Evoked Potentials

Major areas of service

Department/College/University standing committees and academic/professional services