Foundations in Sound Design for Embedded Media Author : Michael Filimowicz Publisher : Total Pages : 384 Release : 2019 ISBN 10 : 1138093890 ISBN 13 : 9781138093898 Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL GET BOOK Foundations in Sound Design for Embedded Media Book Description: This volume provides a comprehensive introduction to foundational topics in sound design for embedded media, such as physical computing; interaction design; auditory displays and data sonification; speech synthesis; wearables; smart objects and instruments; user experience; toys and playful tangible objects; and the new sensibilities entailed in expanding the concept of sound design to encompass the totality of our surroundings. The reader will gain a broad understanding of the key concepts and practices that define sound design for its use in computational products and design. The chapters are written by international authors from diverse backgrounds who provide multidisciplinary perspectives on sound in its many embedded forms. The volume is designed as a textbook for students and teachers, as a handbook for researchers in sound, programming and design, and as a survey of key trends and ideas for practitioners interested in exploring the boundaries of their profession. profession.