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    • A design guide-line of auditory display for electric appliance 

      Komatsu, Takanori; Hayashi, Eiji (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2019-06)
      The auditory channel is important for communication between computers and users because of its properties, such eye-free communication and strong attention grabbing properties. However, interpreting the meanings of sounds ...
    • A psychoacoustic sound design for pulse oximetry 

      Schwarz, Sebastian; Ziemer, Tim (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2019-06)
      Oxygen saturation monitoring of neonates is a demanding task, as oxygen saturation (SpO2) has to be maintained in a particular range. However, auditory displays of conventional pulse oximeters are not suitable for informing ...
    • A radar-based navigation assistance device with binaural sound interface for vision-impaired people 

      Urbanietz, Christoph; Enzner, Gerald; Orth, Alexander; Kwiatkowski, Patrick; Pohl, Nils (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2019-06)
      Sound is extremely important to our daily navigation, while sometimes slightly underestimated relative to the simultaneous presence of the visual sense. Indeed, the spatial sense of sound can immediately identify the ...
    • A sonification experience to portray the sounds of portuguese consumption habits 

      Seica, Mariana; Martins, Pedro; Roque, Licinio; Cardoso, F. Amilcar (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2019-06)
      The stimuli for consumption is present in everyday life, where major retail companies play a role in providing a large range of products every single day. Using sonification techniques, we present a listening experiment ...
    • An investigation into customisable automatically generated auditory route overviews for pre-navigation 

      Aziz, Nida; Stockman, Tony; Stewart, Rebecca (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2019-06)
      While travelling to new places, maps are often used to determine the specifics of the route to follow. This helps prepare for the journey by forming a cognitive model of the route in our minds. However, the process is ...
    • Audio guidance for optimal placement of an auditory brainstem implant with magnetic navigation and maximum clinical application accuracy 

      Miljic, Ognjen; Bardosi, Zoltan; Freysinger, Wolfgang (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2019-06)
      For patients with ineffective auditory nerve and complete hearing loss, Auditory Brainstem Implant (ABI) presents diversity of hearing sensations to help with sound consciousness and communication. At present, during the ...
    • Auditory displays for automated driving - challenges and opportunities 

      Larsson, Pontus; Maculewicz, Justyna; Fagerlönn, Johan; Lachmann, Max (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2019-06)
      The current position paper discusses vital challenges related to the user experience design in unsupervised, highly automated cars. These challenges are: (1) how to avoid motion sickness, (2) how to ensure users' trust in ...
    • Auditory displays to facilitate object targeting in 3D space 

      May, Keenan R.; Sobel, Briana; Wilson, Jeff; Walker, Bruce N. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2019-06)
      In both extreme and everyday situations, humans need to find nearby objects that cannot be located visually. In such situations, auditory display technology could be used to display information supporting object targeting. ...
    • Breathing space: Biofeedback sonification for meditation in autonomous vehicles 

      Morimoto, Yota; van Geer, Beer (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2019-06)
      The collective, calmspaces, sets out to create spaces for relaxation and contemplation through traditional architectural approach combined with modern digital technology. The ongoing project of the collective, breathing ...
    • Congruent audio-visual alarms for supervision tasks 

      Audry, Eliott; Garcia, Jérémie (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2019-06)
      Operators in surveillance activities face cognitive overload due to the fragmentation of information on several screens, the dynamic nature of the task and the multiple visual or audible alarms. This paper presents our ...
    • Data-driven auditory contrast enhancement for everyday sounds and sonifications 

      Hermann, Thomas; Weger, Marian (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2019-06)
      We introduce Auditory Contrast Enhancement (ACE) as a technique to enhance sounds at hand of a given collection of sound or sonification examples that belong to different classes, such as sounds of machines with and without ...
    • Design and evaluation of a new auditory display for the pulse oximeter 

      Paterson, Estrella; Sanderson, Penelope; Paterson, Neil; Loeb, Robert (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2019-06)
      information about a patient's oxygen saturation (SpO2) and heart rate via visual and auditory displays. An audible tone is emitted after every detected pulse (indicating heart rate), and the pitch of the tone is mapped to ...
    • Design and evaluation of an audio game-inspired auditory map interface 

      Biggs, Brandon; Coughlan, James M.; Coppin, Peter (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2019-06)
      This study evaluated a web-based auditory map prototype built utilizing conventions found in audio games and presents findings from a set of tasks participants performed with the prototype. The prototype allowed participants ...
    • Designing adaptive audio for autonomous driving: an industrial and academic-led design challenge 

      MacDonald, Doon (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2019-06)
      The paper discusses a design challenge around the use of adaptive audio to support experience and uptake of autonomous driving. The paper outlines a collaboration that is currently being established between Researchers at ...
    • Designing auditory color space for color sonification systems 

      Osinski, Dominik; Bizon, Patrycja; Midtfjord, Helene; Wierzchon, Michal; Hjelme, Dag Roar (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2019-06)
      Designing of color sonification systems provides a possibility of contribution to various fields ranging from rehabilitation of visually impaired through color perception, multisensory art experience to consciousness ...
    • Direct segmented sonification of characteristic features of the data domain 

      Vickers, Paul; Höldrich, Robert (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2019-06)
      Like audification, auditory graphs maintain the temporal relationships of data while using parameter mappings to represent the ordinate values. Such direct approaches have the advantage of presenting the data stream 'as ...
    • Disclosing cyber attacks on water distribution systems: an experimental approach to the sonification of threats and anomalous data 

      Lenzi, Sara; Terenghi, Ginevra; Taormina, Riccardo; Galelli, Stefano; Ciuccarelli, Paolo (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2019-06)
      Water distribution systems are undergoing a process of intensive digitalization, adopting networked devices for monitoring and control. While this transition improves efficiency and reliability, these infrastructures are ...
    • Eight components of a design theory of sonification 

      Nees, Michael A. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2019-06)
      Despite over 25 years of intensive work in the field, sonification research and practice continue to be hindered by a lack of theory. In part, sonification theory has languished, because the requirements of a theory of ...
    • Evaluating the magnitude estimation approach for designing sonification mapping topologies 

      Ferguson, Jamie; Brewster, Stephen (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2019-06)
      A challenge in sonification design is mapping data parameters onto acoustic parameters in a way that aligns with a listener's mental model of how a given data parameter should sound. Studies have used the psychophysical ...
    • Exploring sonic parameter mapping for network data structures 

      Hansen, Brian; Baltaxe-Admony, Leya Breanna; Kurniawan, Sri; Forbes, Angus G. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInternational Community on Auditory Display, 2019-06)
      In this paper, we explore how sonic features can be used to represent network data structures that define relationships between elements. Representations of networks are pervasive in contemporary life (social networks, ...