Category Archives: Announcements

SOPI at “Design Can Change!” exhibition, Shenzhen

We have been invited to present the sound art projects, “AHNE & Tension”, and interactive dance performance, “Raja”, at the “Design Can Change!” exhibition in Shenzhen, China. This exhibition will be hold from 12th May to 16th Jun 2013 and … Continue reading

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SOPI at NIME 2013

Koray Tahiroğlu will be presenting the “PESI Extended System: In Space, On Body, with 3 Musicians” paper at 13th International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME) in Daejeon + Seoul, Korea Republic, May 27-30. This paper is one … Continue reading

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SOPI at CHI 2013

SOPI researchers, Simon Overstall and Valtteri Wikström, will be presenting the “MARSUI: Malleable Audio-Reactive Shape-retaining User Interface” project at the ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, CHI 2013 in Paris 27 April – 02 May. MARSUI is … Continue reading

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New Researchers in SOPI

Nuno Correia and Miguel Espada are our new researchers in SOPI research group. Nuno, is finishing his doctoral studies, now he will be busy with research activities in SOPI. He is developing tools for audio-visual composition and will be responsible … Continue reading

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SOPI at Audio Mostly 2012

We were at Audio Mostly 2012, Corfu Koray Tahiroğlu’s keynote, “Capture the Sound and Release it in the Air: Across the Exploratory and Extensive Sound Interactions”.

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SOPI at NIME 2012

We are @ NIME 2012 The conference paper “A Qualitative Evaluation of Augmented Human-Human Interaction in Mobile Group Improvisation” Poster presentation “A Survey and Thematic Analysis Approach as Input to the Design of Mobile Music GUIs” Poster presentation “Strategies for … Continue reading

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CHI 2012

AHNE : A Novel Interface for Spatial Interaction, was presented at CHI 2012 during the Interactivity session. AHNE is a novel interface for spatial interaction that allows the user to locate and manipulate virtual sound objects with natural gestures in … Continue reading

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Survey on Mobile Music Interfaces

  We have a brief survey intended to explore peoples’ experience with the creative, musical possibilities of smartphones. We are interested in the ways in which people musically use smartphones and their user experiences with different interfaces and ways of … Continue reading

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Looking for Test Users

SOPI research group will be conducting a user-testing experiment between the 28th November and 1st December. The experiment will involve user-led interpretation and control of sound through gesture in a musical context. Anyone can participate, no prerequisite knowledge or experience … Continue reading

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Award !! for the School’s international success

Dean Helena Hyvönen from Aalto University School of Art and Design has awarded distinctions for the School’s success in arts activities and research. The distinctions were presented as publication grants to individuals who, with their work group, have produced internationally … Continue reading

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