Primary Affiliation: University of York - York, UK
Sam Hughes is a PhD student currently based at the University of York. His area of study is Affect and Emotion using Immersive Sound in Intelligent Games .Sam is also a sound designer and voice actor who founded the award-nominated audio site, The Sound Architect™. Sam was selected as one of the first to ever receive the Prince William Scholarship from both BAFTA & Warner Bros. to study MSc Post Production with Sound Design at The University of York where he graduated with a Distinction and a Departmental Award for achieving the Highest Overall Average Grade. Sam has been highly active in the community for years including writing for BAFTA Guru, sitting on the BAFTA Youth Board, running Game Audio North, sitting on the AES Audio for Games Advisory Board, being a core member of the site DesigningMusicNow as well as being an active member of the BAFTA Crew Games.
More Info: http://www.thesoundarchitect.co.uk
AVAR Paper Session 1: Sound Localization in 3D Space
Moving Virtual Source Perception in 3D Space (Author)