The AES recognizes and honors those who have made outstanding
contributions to the field of audio in engineering, technology,
service, and the arts through its Awards Program.
In 2004, Ville Pulkki was presented with the
AES Publications Award for his paper "Localization of Amplitude-Panned Virtual Sources II: Two- and Three-Dimensional Panning," volume 49, number 9 (2001 September).