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May 1, 2024 | 04:10 pm

Flump! Splatter! Pop!

Grace Stensland ’23, a sound designer and sound effects editor for animated films and TV, delights in odd noises.

topics: alumni, Audio and Music Engineering, Film and Media Studies Program, Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, School of Arts and Sciences,
The Arts
October 16, 2020 | 12:49 pm

The show must go on(line)

University campuses look and feel different this fall, but as we continue to social distance and limit the capacity of large spaces, Rochester musicians have found ways to stay connected with their audiences.

topics: Arthur Satz Department of Music, Audio and Music Engineering, Eastman School of Music, Rachel Waddel, School of Arts and Sciences,
Campus Life
October 29, 2019 | 10:28 am

The art and science of sound

The University’s $3 million investment in a new state-of-the-art recording studio, control room, mixing rooms, and sound design lab is a major milestone for Rochester’s now six-year-old audio and music engineering program.

topics: Audio and Music Engineering, featured-post-side, Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, quality education,
Campus Life
August 28, 2019 | 02:31 pm

The (drum) beat goes on for this musician engineer

Combining her life-long love for music with her interest in technology led Sanaa Finley ’23 to feel “right at home” at Rochester.

topics: Audio and Music Engineering, Class of 2023, Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences,
Campus Life
May 15, 2019 | 02:01 pm

Adding a vintage feel to modern audio recordings

Warble. Wow. Flutter. A team of audio and music engineering graduates is bring back these irregular, low-fi sounds from four-track cassette recordings of the 1980s and ’90s with a digital plug-in.

topics: Audio and Music Engineering, Class of 2019, Hajim Design Day, Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences,
Campus Life
November 9, 2018 | 01:08 pm

Wells Award winners excel in engineering and humanities

They major in optical engineering and minor in Italian. Or work toward dual degrees in music and computer science. Or pursue two minors while majoring in audio and music engineering. Meet the graduating seniors from the Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences honored for pursuing dual degrees or minors in the humanities.

topics: Arthur Satz Department of Music, Audio and Music Engineering, awards, Department of Computer Science, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Department of Mathematics, Department of Modern Languages and Cultures, Eastman School of Music, featured-post, Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, humanities, Institute of Optics, Laboratory for Laser Energetics,
Science & Technology
May 7, 2018 | 10:42 am

Engineering a better guitar

As a classical guitarist, Juan Estrella ’18 chafes at the constraints traditional instruments place on artistic expression. As an engineer, he is attempting to create a “new electronic musical interface” that would set a new standard for instrument design.

topics: Audio and Music Engineering, Class of 2018, featured-post, Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences,
Science & Technology
April 27, 2018 | 11:12 am

Why does ice make that sound?

What began as a “silly pastime” of tossing ice chunks down a borehole in Taylor Glacier, Antarctica, has led to a video with more than 8 million views and a collaboration between an acoustics expert and a climate scientist.

topics: Audio and Music Engineering, climate change, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, featured-post-side, Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Ice Core Lab, Mark Bocko, Peter Neff, School of Arts and Sciences,
Science & Technology
February 13, 2018 | 02:24 pm

Giving virtual reality a ‘visceral’ sound

Using recital halls as their “labs,” and recording some of the best music students in the world, University researchers are creating virtual reality videos of concerts that literally immerse viewers “within” the performance onstage.

topics: Audio and Music Engineering, augmented reality, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Eastman School of Music, Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, interdisciplinary, Matthew Brown, Ming-Lun Lee, virtual reality, Zhiyao Duan,
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