AES Technical Committee

Loudspeakers and Headphones

Chair:    Steve Hutt    (Send Email)
Vice Chair:    Juha Backman    (Send Email)

TCLH - Mission:

The committee works to ensure that the AES membership has the opportunity to learn of relevent new transducer technology as it develops, with an emphasis on sound field generation from loudspeakers and headphones.

Resources & Events

The TC on Loudspeakers and Headphones helps to maintain a Topic Website on Loudspeakers and Headphones.

Areas of Concentration

  • Transducer Design
  • Electronic Processing Techniques
  • Distortion Analysis
  • Measurement Techniques
  • Specifications
  • Digital speakers

Current Areas Of Work

  • Specifications Discussion:
  • Exploring terms, methods & definitions of power ratings. - a big topic

Recent/Planned Activities

  • 2016 AES International Conference on Headphone Technology
  • 21-24/Aug/2016 - Aalborg, Denmark

Meeting Report:

These documents do not necessarily express the official position of the AES on the issues discussed at these meetings, and only represent the views of committee members participating in the discussion. Any unauthorized use of these publications is prohibited. Authorization must be obtained from the Executive Director of the AES: Email, Tel: +1 212 661 8528, Address: 551 Fifth Ave., Suite 1225, New York, New York 10176, USA.

2015-11-2     AES 139th TCLH Meeting Notes
Description: TC Loudspeakers & Headphones Meeting notes from the 139th, New York, 31 October 2015.

2015-6-10     TC-LH 138th Meeting Report
Description: TC Loudspeakers & Headphones Meeting notes from the 138th, Warsaw, May 2015

2013-5-7     AES 133 TCLH San Francisco minutes
Description: Meeting minutes from the Technical Committee meeting on Loudspeakers and Headphones, Held in San Francisco on October 28, 2012.


2013-5-13     AES Tutorial Diagnostics on irregular loudspeaker defects
Description: AES Tutorial Diagnostics on irregular loudspeaker defects, WOLFGANG KLIPPEL, Rome 2013

Committee Members

 Allan Phillips  Bob Zurek  Charles Hughes II 
 David Clark  David Dage  Don Keele 
 Doug Button  Earl Geddes  Giles Davis 
 Jason Linse  Jim Stratman  John Busenitz 
 John Stewart  John Vanderkooy  Mark Ziemba 
 Marshall Buck  Peter Mapp  Richard S Stroud 
 Richard Small  Robert Franks  Ryan Mihelich 
 Stanley Lipshitz  Steve Hutt  Tom Nousaine 
 Michael Howes  Kenneth Deetz  Paul Barton 
 Mark Dodd  Timo Esser  Laurie Fincham 
 Wolfgang Klippel  David Prince  Roger Schwenke 
 Brian Sterling  Christopher Struck  J M Woodgate 
 Alan Trevena  Erling Sandermann Olsen  Alex Voishvillo 
 Neil Harris  Scott Orth  Edgar Kirk 
 Gottfried Schmid  Francesco Tordini  Roberto Magalotti 
 Tim Mellow  Aldoshima Irino  David Carlstrom 
 Philippe Herzog  Juha Backman  Simone Koo 
 Michael Turner  Ronald Sauro  Geoff Hill 
 Paul Apollonio  Peter Brown  Florian Konig 
 Karl Kerstein  Michael Santucci  Brian Fligor 
 Rachel Cruz  Ken Kantor  Patrick James Hegarty 
 Pat Dennis  CheahHeng Tan  Richard Little 
 Sean O'Brien  Mattia Cobianchi  Alexander Lindau, Dr. 
 Robert Klacza  Jesse Lippert  Wendy Mittelstadt 
 Hans van Maanen  Colin Bigland  Robert Baum 
 Murilo Alvares 

To request membership in this Technical Committee please email the Chair by using the link above.

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