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    • A review of real-time eeg sonification research 

      Väljamäe, A; Steffert, T; Holland, S; Marimon, X; Benitez, R; Mealla, S; Oliveira, A; Jorda, S (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community for Auditory Display, 2013-07)
      Over the last few decades there has been steady growth in research that addresses the real-time sonification of electroencephalographic (EEG) data. Diverse application areas include medical data screening, Brain Computer ...
    • Determination Of Subjective Tinnitus Characteristics By Means Of Sound Synthesis Controlled By The Touch Screen Interface 

      Poremski, Tomasz; Kotus, Józef; Odya, Piotr; Suchomski, Piotr; Czyżewski, Andrzej; Kostek, Bożena (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community for Auditory Display, 2013-07)
      Determination of Tinnitus (defined as a phantom auditory sensation) characteristics concerning sound type, level, bandwidth or frequency are one of the steps in the measurement protocol. A novel technique to measure ...
    • The Walking Straight Mobile Application: Helping the Visually Impaired Avoid Veering 

      Paneels, Sabrina A.; Varenne, Dylan; Blum, Jeffrey R.; Cooperstock, Jeremy R. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community for Auditory Display, 2013-07)
      The visually impaired community still faces many challenges with safely navigating their environment. They rely heavily on speech-based GPS in addition to their usual guiding help. However, GPS-based systems do not help ...
    • VIRTUAL AUDITORY SPACE FOR VISUALLY IMPAIRED – METHODS FOR TESTING VIRTUAL SOUND SOURCE LOCALIZATION 

      Štorek, Dominik; Rund, František; Baráth, Tomáš; Vítek, Stanislav (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community for Auditory Display, 2013-07)
      This article deals with issue of virtual sound source positioning for the purposes of acoustic navigation in unknown spaces and extends our research published last year. Navigation experiment was based on using PERSEUS ...
    • Sonifying every day: activating everyday interactions for ambient sonification systems 

      Ferguson, Sam (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community for Auditory Display, 2013-07)
      Ambient information systems have been investigated widely in the visual modality, but ambient sonification systems are rare and investigation is limited by comparison with ambient visualisations. However, the auditory ...
    • Interactive sonification of collaborative ar-based planning tasks for enhancing joint attention 

      Neumann, Alexander; Hermann, Thomas (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community for Auditory Display, 2013-07)
      This paper introduces a novel sonification-based interaction support for cooperating users in an Augmented Reality setting. When using head-mounted AR displays, the field of view is limited which causes users to miss ...
    • Blendercave: A Multimodal Scene Graph Editor For Virtual Reality 

      Poirier-Quinot, David; Touraine, Damien; Katz, Brian F. G. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community for Auditory Display, 2013-07)
      This paper presents the BlenderCAVE project, which extends the 3D creation content software Blender and its Game Engine (BGE) to Virtual Reality (VR) applications. Based on a multi-screen nonstereoscopic adaptation of ...
    • Sonic Expressions Of Changes In The Percentage Cover Of Purple Moor-Grass, By Altitude, Under Hill Sheep Grazing In Western Ireland 

      Walsh, Riana; Walsh, Michael (International Community for Auditory Display, 2013-07)
      Preliminary investigations into the sonification of data representing the percentage cover of Purple Moor-grass as a function of altitude over a 14-year period from 1995-2008 are presented. The source of the vegetation ...
    • Spatialized anonymous audio for browsing sensor networks via virtual worlds 

      Joliat, Nicholas; Mayton, Brian; Paradiso, Joseph A. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community for Auditory Display, 2013-07)
      We explore new ways to communicate sensor data by combining spatialized sonification with animated data visualization in a 3D virtual environment. A system is designed and implemented that implies a sense of anonymized ...
    • Understanding The Need For Micro-Gestural Inflections In Parameter-Mapping Sonification 

      Worrall, David (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community for Auditory Display, 2013-07)
      Most of the software tools used for data sonification have been adopted or adapted from those designed to compose computer music, which in turn, adopted them from abstractly notated scores. Such adoptions are not ...
    • Hard and soft information fusion in sonification for assistive mobile device technology 

      Rimland, Jeff; Hall, David; Ballora, Mark (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community for Auditory Display, 2013-07)
      Current research integrating sonification with hard and soft information fusion is poised to enable a new class of assistive technology that is driven by sensor technology and informed by semantic understanding of the ...
    • Polish Research on Acoustical Assistance for Blind and Visually Handicapped Persons 

      Hojan, Edward; Skrodzka, Ewa (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community for Auditory Display, 2013-07)
      Acoustical assistance for blind and visually impaired persons has become in recent years an important topic of practical significance in Poland. Helping visually handicapped persons in using acoustic signals and vibrations ...
    • Toward An Improved Model Of Auditory Saliency 

      Tordini, Francesco; Bregman, Albert S.; Cooperstock, Jeremy R.; Ankolekar, Anupryia; Sandholm, Thomas (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community for Auditory Display, 2013-07)
      While visual saliency models are approaching maturity, their auditory counterparts remain in their infancy. This is mainly due to the difficulties of gathering basic data, and oversimplifications such as an assumption ...
    • Gesture-Controlled Sound Mixing System With A Sonified Interface 

      Lech, Michał; Kostek, Bożena (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community for Auditory Display, 2013-07)
      In this paper the Authors present a novel approach to sound mixing. It is materialized in a system that enables to mix sound with hand gestures recognized in a video stream. The system has been developed in such a way ...
    • Adjusting The Perceived Distance Of Virtual Speech Sources By Modifying Binaural Room Impulse Responses 

      Albrecht, Robert; Lokki, Tapio (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community for Auditory Display, 2013-07)
      Effective control of the perceived location of virtual sound sources is an important aspect of auditory displays. While room acoustics modelling may be used to produce cues related to the sound source and listener ...
    • Sonex: An Evaluation Exchange Framework For Reproducible Sonification 

      Degara, Norberto; Nagel, Frederik; Hermann, Thomas (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community for Auditory Display, 2013-07)
      After 18 ICAD conferences, Auditory Display has become a mature research community. However, a robust evaluation and scientific comparison of sonification methods is often neglected by auditory display researchers. In ...
    • Science or art? “Sonification in the age of biocybernetics reproduction”: A case study of the Accessible Aquarium Project 

      Jeon, Myounghoon; Walker, Bruce N.; Bruce, Carrie M. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community for Auditory Display, 2013-07)
      With digital art being pervasive, art, technology, and science seem to be no longer separable and have been re-integrated. In fact, art history shows that when combined with them, art could give birth to a ground-breaking ...
    • Sonic Shapes: Visualizing Vocal Expression 

      Pietrowicz, Mary; Karahalios, Karrie (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community for Auditory Display, 2013-07)
      Sound has been an overlooked modality in visualization. Why? Because it is ephemeral. We experience it as it happens, often in community with others. Then, the sound is gone. Furthermore, sound in human communication ...
    • Empirical Aesthetic Evaluation Of Sonifications 

      Vogt, Katharina; Goudarzi, Visda; Parncutt, Richard (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community for Auditory Display, 2013-07)
      This paper discusses three experiments on the aesthetic evaluation of different sonifications. The effects of training and understanding of the auditory display on its aesthetic appealing were tested. Results showed no ...
    • Embedding Sonifications In Things 

      Barrass, Stephen; Barrass, Tim (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community for Auditory Display, 2013-07)
      This paper describes three experimental prototypes that explore the embedding of sonifications in things. Through previous work with mobile sonifications we identified requirements for Òsonifications in the wildÓ as ...