Institute of Sound and Vibration Research

Image of an acoustic testing room featuring two airplane chairs and multiple speakers.

The LxDII team recently visited the Institute of Sound and Vibration Research at the University of Southampton. Prof. Salomé Voegelin and Dr. Mark P. Wright interviewed three researchers working across a range of contexts including virtual sound design, noise cancellation and home media. Within each conversation we discussed the relationship between hearing sound and seeing … Continued

Workshop on Listening Methods

Image shows students holding a spectrogram and discussing what they might hear in the image

Prof. Salomé Voegelin, Prof. Anna Barney and Dr. Mark P. Wright co-designed and led a workshop with MA Sound Arts students at London College of Communication. The session explored the ways in which students listen to specific examples from sound arts and the sciences; what methods and approaches are employed; how identification can aid or … Continued