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: Wilson and Fazenda, Rocchesso et al., Thorogood et al., Di Giorgi et al., Vogl et al., Tsardoulias et al., Drossos et al., and Zhang and Duan. Report: 140th Convention (Paris). Previews: 141st Convention (Los Angeles) and 2016 AVAR Conference (Los Angeles). Articles: Rumsey on immersive audio. Section News: Argentina, Graz, Los Angeles, Melbourne, Pacific Northwest, Southwestern College, and Toronto. AES Bylaws.


2016 July/August - Volume 64 Number 7/8

This Special Issue on Intelligent Audio Processing, Semantics, and Interaction includes:
Paper: An Analysis of Audio Features in Human and Automated Multitrack Mixing
Paper: Using Vocal Imitations to Organize Sound into a 2-Dimensional Space
Paper: Automatic Segmentation and Classification of Foreground and Background Sounds in a Soundscape
Paper: A Computationally Efficient Method for Tracking Beats in Music
Paper: An Intelligent Interface for Drum Pattern Variation
Paper: Signal Enhancement for Automated Speech Recognition in Consumer Social Robots
Paper: Exploring the Influence of the Semantic Content of Sound on Elicited Emotions
Paper: Supervised and Unsupervised Sound Retrieval by Vocal Imitation
Feature: Immersive Audio
140th Convention Report, Paris
141st Convention Preview, Los Angeles
2016 AVAR Conference Preview, Los Angeles
Section News, Book Reviews, etc.


AES E-Library

THE AES E-Library is a cauldron of knowledge in our industry. Find virtually every technological advance chronicled,
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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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