Immersive Audio Technology
7 October 2017


Current Aesthetics and Implications of Immersive Audio Technology

Research synopsis

With the (re-)emergence and popularity of virtual reality and augmented reality in the last decade, there has been an explosive progress and demand in immersive audio technologies.

The aim of this research is to conduct a detailed and in-depth survey of the audio technologies (both software and hardware) that offer immersive auditory experience with (or without) visual media.

The focus of the research is not only on the advancement of technology that has made such immersive experience possible, but on the aesthetic potential, utility and implications of such technology in electronic composition, performance, sound art and sound studies.

Research Team