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May 12, 2019

Wired for Sound – Inaugural Lecture of Prof. Damian Murphy

On the 9th May, Damian Murphy gave his inaugural lecture as Professor of Sound and Music Computing in the Berrick Saul Bowland Auditorium. Damian explored research […]
April 26, 2019

Publications round-up: Jan-March 2019

This term contained the AES IIA conference – so pretty much all our efforts were concentrated on that! T. McKenzie, D. T. Murphy, and G. Kearney, […]
April 10, 2019

AudioLab at AES IIA – what a week!

March 27th-29th saw the 2019 Audio Engineering Society International Conference on Immersive and Interactive Audio take over the Music Research Centre at the University of York, […]
March 1, 2019

Marc Green Speaks at BVE

PhD student Marc Green travelled down to London last week to speak on a panel titled ‘Merging Realities: Audio for Augmented Reality’ at BVE2019, exploring why […]
February 12, 2019

The Story of Things: The Story of Singing in Virtual Reality – feat. the AudioLab

Helena Daffern, Gavin Kearney and Joe Rees-Jones, along with Hauke Egermann (Dept of Music) and Dave Camlin ( were interviewed for the first episode of the […]
January 10, 2019

Congrats to Jack – PhD Spotlight faculty winner!

Jack Smith won the prize for Best Exhibition from the Faculty of Sciences at this year’s PhD Spotlight event, as part of YorkTalks 2019! Jack’s exhibition […]
January 4, 2019

Publications round-up: Oct-Dec 2018

AudioLab did pretty well at the 14th AES convention! B. Tsui and G. Kearney, “A head-related transfer function database consolidation tool for high variance machine learning […]
January 1, 2019

Jude Brereton is January 2019’s “Amazing Women in Acoustics”

AudioLab member Dr. Jude Brereton has been featured in an article by the website ‘Cathedral Acoustics’ as part of the ‘Amazing Women in Acoustics’ feature. Check […]
November 30, 2018

Congrats to Duncan!

Duncan Williams and his team were finalists in Falling Walls (Berlin Science Festival) for the Digital Creativity Labs project ‘Dolittle‘. Dolittle uses augmented and immersive reality to engage […]
November 22, 2018

More congratulations to Marc – Connected Nation Pioneers Winner!

After a gruelling day of presenting, training and science communication, Marc Green was named as the winner of the ‘Creative Computing for the Digital Economy’ category […]
November 2, 2018

AudioLab rock AES Convention 2018 in New York

Once again the AudioLab had a strong presence at the Audio Engineering Society Convention in New York in October. Chief amongst the work presented was the […]
October 1, 2018

Publications round-up: July-Sept 2018

A variety of conferences and journal articles this term! K. Young, G. Kearney, and A. I. Tew, “Acoustic validation of a BEM-suitable mesh model of KEMAR,” […]