New research collaboration with Oculus!

In January 2018, our Building Acoustics group has started a research collaboration with Oculus, well known for its virtual reality headsets. With this new research project, we aim to answer the question: How close get we get to reality with auralization from a wave-based methodology? We will carry out this research for a small living room sized space and the research will … More New research collaboration with Oculus!

PhD defence Remy Wenmaekers

Remy Wenmaekers has successfully defended his PhD thesis on Stage acoustics and sound exposure at November 22nd at TU/e! The PhD thesis can be found at this website. The defence was very special, as it was the first time a PhD degree was issued by an associate professor in the Netherlands. (Pictures | Photodette)  

Human Echolocation

At 19 October 2017, the Dutch TV program paid attention to our research on human echolocation. Our latest publications on human echolocation related to this movie fragment are the papers J34 and J36 in Journal Publications

PhD defence in Murcia

At 27 September, Juan Emilio Noriega Linares from the university of Murcia (UCAM) defended his PhD thesis ‘Analysis of the sound field and the annoyance of noise pollution in cities with the use of sensor networks’. I witnessed his defence as member of the doctorate committee. Congrats Juan Emilio!

Two new Journal papers

Two journal papers from our group have recently been accepted or publication. One paper is part of the stage acoustics PhD project of Remy Wenmaekers, titled ‘Sensitivity of stage acoustic parameters to source and receiver directivity: Measurements on three stages and in two orchestra pits‘, published Applied Acoustics. The other paper is on the role of … More Two new Journal papers