Audio Sciences

AES Journal

AES Journal

The Journal of the Audio Engineering Society — the official publication of the AES — is the only peer-reviewed journal devoted exclusively to audio technology. Published 10 times each year, it is available to all AES members and subscribers.

In this issue:

Papers: Lafay et al., Zacharakis and Pastiadis, Fan et al., Williams, Bohak and Marolt, Barthet et al., and Seetharaman and Pardo. Reports: 2016 Sound Field Control Conference (Guildford). Articles: Rumsey on automotive audio. Call for Papers: 142nd Convention (Berlin). Section News: Chicago, Colombia, CRAS, Melbourne, and Pacific Northwest. Products: Avlex, JBL, Drawner, L-com, Midas, Sonifex, Sound Radix, Soundcraft Studer, Turbosound.


2016 September - Volume 64 Number 9

This Special Issue on Intelligent Audio Processing, Semantics, and Interaction includes:
Paper: Semantic Browsing of Sound Databases without Keywords
Paper: Revisiting the Luminance-Texture-Mass Model for Musical Timbre Semantics
Paper: Automated Affect Recognition in Soundscapes
Paper: Creating Emotionally-Congruent Audio
Paper: Transcription of Polyphonic Vocal Folk Music
Paper: User-Controlled Adaptive Mood-Based Music Listening
Engineering Report: A Natural Language Interface For Audio Production
Feature: Automotive Audio
2016 Sound Field Control Conference Report, Guildford
Call for Papers and Engineering Briefs: 142nd Convention, Berlin
Section News, New Products, etc.


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Predictable Performance

AES3 (2-channel digital audio), AES10 (MADI), AES14 (analog XLR pin-out) — AES Standards have improved your workflow, and possibly saved your production, more times than you realize. AES Standards bring the industry's engineering teams together to insure peak performance and interoperability.

Special Publications

Providing a forum for new ideas, as a vehicle for the dissemination, application and implementation of leading-edge research, as archivists of the sum total of audio knowledge, the AES is the global authority in the audio sciences.


Technical Council & Committees


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Technical Documents are publications of the Technical Council that have an overall purpose of informing members and the public of the state of technology in areas represented by the Technical Committees.

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