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    • Spectral Parameter Encoding: Towards a Framework for Functional-Aesthetic Sonification 

      Tsuchiya, Takahiko; Freeman, Jason (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Auditory-display research has had a largely unsolved challenge of balancing functional and aesthetic considerations. While functional designs tend to reduce musical expressivity for the fidelity of data, aesthetic or musical ...
    • Auditory and Head-Up Displays for Eco-Driving Interfaces 

      Shortridge, Woodbury; Gable, Thomas M.; Noah, Brittany E.; Walker, Bruce N. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Eco-driving describes a strategy for operating a vehicle in a fuel-efficient manner. Current research shows that visual ecodriving interfaces can reduce fuel consumption by shaping motorists’ driving behavior but may ...
    • Introducing Multimodal Sliding Index: Qualitative Feedback, Perceived Workload, and Driving Performance with an Auditory Enhanced Menu Navigation Method 

      Sardesai, Ruta R.; Gable, Thomas M.; Walker, Bruce N. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Using auditory menus on a mobile device has been studied in depth with standard flicking, as well as wheeling and tapping interactions. Here, we introduce and evaluate a new type of interaction with auditory menus, ...
    • Progress Toward Sonifying Napoleon’s March and Fluid Flow Simulations Through Binaural Horizons 

      Coppin, Peter W.; Windeyer, Richard C.; MacDonald, Daniel E.; Steinman, David A. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Cross-modal data analytics—that can be rendered for experience through vision, hearing, and touch—poses a fundamental challenge to designers. Non-linguistic sonification is a well-researched means for non-visual pattern ...
    • Frequency-Selective Silencing Device for Digital Filtering of Audible Medical Alarm Sounds to Enhance ICU Patient Recovery 

      Schlesinger, Joseph J.; Reynolds, Elizabeth; Sweyer, Brittany; Pradham, Alyna (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Free-field auditory medical alarms, although widely present in intensive care units, have created many hazards for both patients and clinicians in this environment. The harsh characteristics of the alarm noise profile ...
    • Sounding Objects: An Overview Towards Sound Methods and Techniques to Explore Sound Within a Design Process 

      Ferranti, Marcelo Pedruzzi; Spitz, Rejane (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Sound is a neglected subject of today’s products and services. The new technologies changed the way we interact with the people, objects and the world around us, thus, designers should aim at all senses, contemplating ...
    • Influences of Visual and Auditory Displays on Aimed Movements Using Air Gesture Controls 

      Sterkenburg, Jason; Landry, Steven; Jeon, Myounghoon (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      With the proliferation of technologies operated via in-air hand movements, e.g. virtual/augmented reality, in-vehicle infotainment systems, and large public information displays, there remains an open question about ...
    • Challenges and Constraints of Using Audio in Online Music Education 

      Marins, Paulo R. A. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Several online music courses have been developed lately by educational companies. In addition, many universities have been offering music online degree programs. Since these courses and programs are taught through ...
    • Sound in Learning: Proceedings of the 23rd Annual International Conference on Auditory Display 

      Schedel, Margaret; Ballora, Mark (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Complete proceedings of the 23rd Annual International Conference on Auditory Display, hosted by the Pennsylvania State University, June 19-23, 2017.
    • From Program Music to Sonification: Representation and the Evolution of Music and Language 

      Taylor, Stephen (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Research into the origins of music and language can shed new light on musical representation, including program music and more recent incarnations such as data sonification. Although sonification and program music have ...
    • Musical Expectancy in Squat Sonification For People Who Struggle With Physical Activity 

      Newbold, Joseph W.; Bianchi-Berthouze, Nadia; Gold, Nicolas E. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Physical activity is important for a healthy lifestyle. However, it can be hard to stay engaged with exercise and this can often lead to avoidance. Sonification has been used to support physical activity through the ...
    • Illustrating Trends in Nitrogen Oxides Across the United States Using Sonification 

      Laughner, Joshua L.; Canfield-Dafilou, Elliot Kermit (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Leveraging the human auditory system, sonification can be used as an educational tool for non-experts to engage with data in a different mode than visualization. Without oversimplifying the data, this project presents ...
    • Solar System Sonification: Exploring Earth and its Neighbors Through Sound 

      Tomlinson, Brianna J.; Winters, R. Michael; Latina, Christopher; Bhat, Smruthi; Rane, Milap; Walker, Bruce N. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Informal learning environments (ILEs) like museums incorporate multi-modal displays into their exhibits as a way to engage a wider group of visitors, often relying on tactile, audio, and visual means to accomplish this. ...
    • Rotator: Flexible Distribution of Data Across Sensory Channels 

      Cherston, Juliana; Paradiso, Joseph A. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      'Rotator’ is a web-based multisensory analysis interface that enables users to shift streams of multichannel scientific data between their auditory and visual sensory channels in order to better discern structure and ...
    • Navigation in an Audio-Only First Person Adventure Game 

      Jäger, Adrian; Hadjakos, Aristotelis (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Navigation in audio-only first person adventure games is challenging since the user has to rely exclusively on his or her sense of hearing to localize game objects and navigate in the virtual world. In this paper we ...
    • Empirically Informed Sound Synthesis Application for Enhancing the Perception of Expressive Robotic Movement 

      Bellona, Jon; Bai, Lin; Dahl, Luke; LaViers, Amy (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Since people often communicate internal states and intentions through movement, robots can better interact with humans if they too can modify their movements to communicate changing state. These movements, which may be ...
    • Did You Feel That? Developing Novel Multimodal Alarms for High Consequence Clinical Environments 

      Alirezaee, Parisa; Girgis, Roger; Kim, TaeYong; Schlesinger, Joseph J.; Cooperstock, Jeremy R. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Hospitals are overwhelmingly filled with sounds produced by alarms and patient monitoring devices. Consequently, these sounds create a fatiguing and stressful environment for both patients and clinicians. As an attempt ...
    • Multisensory Cue Congruency In The Lane Change Test 

      Sun, Yuanjing; Barnes, Jaclyn; Jeon, Myounghoon (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Drivers interact with a number of systems while driving. Taking advantage of multiple modalities can reduce the cognitive effort of information processing and facilitate multitasking. The present study aims to investigate ...
    • Spindex and Spearcons in Mandarin: Auditory Menu Enhancements Successful in a Tonal Language 

      Gable, Thomas M.; Tomlinson, Brianna; Cantrell, Stanley; Walker, Bruce N. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Auditory displays have been used extensively to enhance visual menus across diverse settings for various reasons. While standard auditory displays can be effective and help users across these settings, standard auditory ...
    • madBPM: Musical and Auditory Display for Biological Predictive Modeling 

      Fox, K. Michael; Stewart, Jeremy; Hamilton, Rob (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      The modeling of biological data can be carried out using structured sound and musical process in conjunction with integrated visualizations. With a future goal of improving the speed and accuracy of techniques currently ...