• Individual Differences and the Field of Auditory Display: Past Research, A Present Study, and an Agenda for the Future 

      Mauney, Lisa M.; Walker, Bruce N. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2007-06)
      There has been some interest in the study of individual differences in the field of auditory displays, but we argue that there is a much greater potential than has been realized, to date. Relevant types of individual ...
    • Learning Rates for Auditory Menus Enhanced with Spearcons Versus Earcons 

      Palladino, Dianne K.; Walker, Bruce N. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2007-06)
      Increasing the usability of menus on small electronic devices is essential due to their increasing proliferation and decreasing physical sizes in the marketplace. Auditory menus are being studied as an enhancement to the ...
    • Listener, Task, and Auditory Graph: Toward a Conceptual Model of Auditory Graph Comprehension 

      Nees, Michael A.; Walker, Bruce N. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2007-06)
      Auditory graph design and implementation often has been subject to criticisms of arbitrary or atheoretical decision-making processes in both research and application. Despite increasing interest in auditory displays coupled ...
    • Memory for Auditory Icons and Earcons with Localization Cues 

      Bonebright, Terry L.; Nees, Michael A. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2007-06)
      This study was designed to test whether associations between visual icons on a computer screen and auditory icons (environmental sounds that have a direct association with an object) or earcons (synthetic sounds that have ...
    • Sonification Sandbox Reconstruction: Software Standard for Auditory Graphs 

      Davison, Benjamin K.; Walker, Bruce N. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2007-06)
      We report on an overhaul to the Sonification Sandbox. The Sonification Sandbox provides a cross-platform, flexible tool for converting tabular information into a descriptive auditory graph. It is implemented in Java, using ...