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    • Kepler Concordia: Designing an immersive modular musical and scientific instrument using novel blockchain and sonification technologies in XR 

      Snook, Kelly; Barri, Tarik; Goßmann, Joachim; Potts, Jason; Schedel, Margaret; Warm, Hartmut (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2018-06)
      This paper describes the first steps in the creation of a new scientific and musical instrument to be released in 2019 for the 400th anniversary of Johannes Kepler's Harmonies of the World, which laid out his three laws ...
    • Sonifying stochastic walks on biomolecular energy landscapes 

      Arbon, Robert E.; Jones, Alex J.; Bratholm, Lars A.; Mitchell, Tom; Glowacki, David R. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2018-06)
      Translating the complex, multi-dimensional data produced by simulations of biomolecules into an intelligible form is a major challenge in computational chemistry and biology. The so-called “free energy landscape” is ...
    • “Musical Exercise” for people with visual impairments: A preliminary study with the blindfolded 

      Khan, Ridwan Ahmed; Jeon, Myounghoon; Yoon, Tejin (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2018-06)
      Performing independent physical exercise is critical to maintain one's good health, but it is specifically hard for people with visual impairments. To address this problem, we have developed a Musical Exercise platform ...
    • Sonification and science pedagogy: preliminary experiences and assessments of earth science data presented in an undergraduate general education course 

      Ballora, Mark; Roman, Christopher; Pockalny, Robert; Wishner, Karen (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2018-06)
      This paper describes preliminary investigations into how sonifications of scientific graphs are perceived by undergraduate students in an introductory course in oceanography at the University of Rhode Island. The goal ...
    • Auditory displays of electric power grids 

      Cowden, Patrick; Dosiek, Luke (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2018-06)
      This paper presents auditory displays of power grid voltage. Due to the constantly changing energy demands experienced by a power system, the voltage varies slightly about nominal, e.g., 120±2 V at 60±0.04 Hz. These ...
    • Sonification as ASDR: Proceedings of the 24th Annual International Conference on Auditory Display 

      Unknown author (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2018-06)
      Complete proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Auditory Display (ICAD2018), June 10-15, 2018, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI, USA.
    • Wave Space Sonification 

      Hermann, Thomas (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2018-06)
      This paper introducesWave Space Sonification (WSS), a novel class of sonification techniques for time- (or space-) indexed data. WSS doesn’t fall into the classes of Audification, Parameter- Mapping Sonification or ...
    • CardioSounds: A portable system to sonify ECG rhythm disturbances in real-time 

      Aldana Blanco, Andrea Lorena; Grautoff, Steffen; Hermann, Thomas (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2018-06)
      CardioSounds is a portable system that allows users to measure and sonify their electrocardiogram signal in real-time. The ECG signal is acquired using the hardware platform BITalino and subsequently analyzed and sonified ...
    • Towards Ecological and Embodied Design of Auditory Display 

      Cornejo, Stuart Duncan Haffenden (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2018-06)
      Auditory display research has been criticised over a perceived lack of progress in tackling key issues relating to usability and user-experience. However, emerging trends in design-thinking present new tools for addressing ...
    • Humanising data through sound: Res Extensae and a user-centric approach to data sonification 

      Lenzi, Sara; Gleria, Francesca (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2018-06)
      In this paper, starting from a case study (the mixed-media data sonification installation Res Extensae), we discuss a number of assumptions on the efficacy of sound as a means to represent and communicate numerical data. ...
    • Investigating effective methods of designing sonifications 

      Quinton, Michael; McGregor, Iain; Benyon, David (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2018-06)
      This study aims to provide an insight into effective sonification design. There are currently no standardized design methods, allowing a creative development approach. Sonifcation has been implemented in many ...
    • Planethesizer: Approaching exoplanet sonification 

      Riber, Adrián García (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2018-06)
      The creation of simulations, sounds and images based on information related to an object of investigation is currently a real tool used in multiple areas to bring the non-specialized public closer to scientific achievements ...
    • SoundTrAD, a method and tool for prototyping auditory displays: Can we apply it to an autonomous driving scenario? 

      MacDonald, Doon; Stockman, Tony (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2018-06)
      This paper presents SoundTrAD, a method and tool for designing auditory displays for the user interface. SoundTrAD brings together ideas from user interface design and soundtrack composition and supports novice auditory ...
    • Recognizability and perceived urgency of bicycle bells 

      Frohmann, Lisa; Weger, Marian; Höldrich, Robert (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2018-06)
      Raising awareness about how alarm sounds are perceived and evaluated by an individual in traffic scenery is important for developing new alarm designs, as well as for improving existing ones. Bearing a positive contribution ...
    • Augmentation of an institute’s kitchen: An ambient auditory display of electric power consumption 

      Groß-Vogt, Katharina; Weger, Marian; Höldrich, Robert; Hermann, Thomas; Bovermann, Till; Reichmann, Stefan (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2018-06)
      Efficient feedback on energy consumption is regarded as one step towards a more sustainable lifestyle. Sonification is very apt to convey such information continuously in an ambient and effective way. This paper presents ...
    • Data-Driven Sonification of CFD Aneurysm Models 

      MacDonald, Daniel E.; Natarajan, Thangam; Windeyer, Richard C.; Coppin, Peter; Steinman, David A. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2018-06)
      A novel method is presented for inspecting and characterizing turbulent-like hemodynamic structures in intracranial cerebral aneurysms by sonification of data generated using Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD). The ...
    • A study of exploratory analysis in melodic sonification with structural and durational time scales 

      Tsuchiya, Takahiko; Freeman, Jason (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2018-06)
      Melodic sonification is one of the most common methods of sonification: data modulates the pitch of an audio synthesizer over time. This simple sonification, however, still raises questions about how we listen to a ...
    • Fluor Sonescence: A Sonification of the Visualization of Brass Instrument Tones 

      Jette, Christopher; Buchholz, James H.J. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2018-06)
      This paper is a discussion of the composition Fluor Sonescence, which combines trombone, electronics and video. The trombone and electronics are a mediated sonification of the video component. The video is a high framerate ...
    • Examining the learnability of auditory displays: Music, earcons, spearcons, and lyricons 

      Tislar, Kay; Duford, Zackery; Nelson, Brittany; Peabody, Madeline; Jeon, Myounghoon (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2018-06)
      Auditory displays are a useful platform to convey information to users for a variety of reasons. The present study sought to examine the use of different types of sounds that can be used in auditory displays—music, ...
    • Plausible auditory augmentation of physical interaction 

      Weger, Marian; Herrmann, Thomas; Höldrich, Robert (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2018-06)
      Interactions with physical objects usually evoke sounds, i.e., auditory feedback that depends on the interacting objects (e.g., table, hand, or pencil) and interaction type (e.g., tapping or scratching). The continuous ...