Joe Elsom

SIM CDT PhD Student

ORCID: 0009-0008-4900-7517


  • Electroacoustics
  • Transducer Design
  • Software Development
  • Spatial Audio
  • Ambisonics
  • Acoustics


Joe graduated from BSc Audio Engineering at Leeds Beckett University in 2019 with Honours and the Calrec Audio Prize for Excellence in Audio Engineering. He later received an Special Mention Award at the Outstanding MAP Graduate Awards 2021. Since graduating he has worked full time as a Research Engineer at Celestion and in cooperation with KEF (collectively GP Acoustics) on a variety of projects including transducer design, optimisation, simulation and software engineering. He began his PhD part-time at the AudioLab in May 2023 in direct cooperation with Celestion.