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    • 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 ...
    • BSONIQ: A 3-D EEG Sound Installation 

      Mathew, Marlene; Cetinkaya, Mert; Roginska, Agnieszka (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Brain Computer Interface (BCI) methods have received a lot of attention in the past several decades, owing to the exciting possibility of computer-aided communication with the outside world. Most BCIs allow users to ...
    • 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 ...
    • A Comparison between the Efficacy of Task-Based Vs. Data-Based sEMG Sonification Designs 

      Verona, Daniel; Peres, S. Camille (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Historically, many sonification designs that have been used for data analysis purposes have been based on data characteristics and have not been explicitly based on the listener’s task. These sonification designs have ...
    • Computational Designing for Auditory Environments 

      Worrall, David (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      This paper is a call for sonification designers to adapt their representational practices from that of designing objects for auditory engagement to the construction of systems of formally described relationships that ...
    • 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 ...
    • EchoExplorer: A Game App for Understanding Echolocation and Learning to Navigate Using Echo Cues 

      Wu, Wenyu; Morina, Rudina; Schenker, Arley; Gotsis, Alexander; Chivukula, Harsha; Gardner, Madeline; Liu, Felix; Barton, Spencer; Woyach, Steven; Sinopoli, Bruno; Grover, Pulkit; Heller, Laurie M. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Echolocation -- the ability to detect objects in space through the perception of echoes from these objects -- has been identified as a promising venue to help visually impaired individuals navigate within their environments. ...
    • 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 ...
    • Evaluating Two Ways to Train Sensitivity to Echoes to Improve Echolocation 

      Heller, Laurie M.; Schenker, Arley; Grover, Pulkit; Gardner, Madeline; Liu, Felix (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      We investigated whether training sighted individuals to attend to information in echoes could improve their active echolocation ability. We evaluated two training techniques that involved artificially generated sounds. Both ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • How Do People Think They Remember Melodies and Timbres? Phenomenological Reports of Memory for Nonverbal Sounds 

      Nees, Michael A.; Harris, Joanna; Leong, Peri (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Memory for nonverbal sounds such as those used in sonifications has been recognized as a priority for cognitiveperceptual research in the field of auditory display. Yet memory processes for nonverbal sounds are not ...
    • Human and Machine Listening of Seismic Data 

      Paté, Arthur; Holtzman, Benjamin; Waldhauser, Felix; Repetto, Douglas; Paisley, John (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      Geothermal energy mining consists of injecting cold water into hot rocks in order to create micro-fractures allowing heat to be extracted and converted into electrical energy. This water injection can trigger several ...
    • 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 ...
    • An Immersive Virtual Environment for Congruent Audio-Visual Spatialized Data Sonifications 

      Chabot, Samuel; Braasch, Jonas (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2017-06)
      The use of spatialization techniques in data sonification provides system designers with an additional tool for conveying information to users. Oftentimes, spatialized data sets are meant to be experienced by a single ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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, ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...