Job Title: Manager of Subjective Evaluations
AES Committees: Committee Chairs, Awards, Membership
Technical Committees: Automotive Audio, Fiber Optics for Audio, Perception and Subjective Evaluation of Audio Signals, Spatial Audio, Technical Council
Standards Committees: SC-04-03 (Loudspeaker Modeling and Measurement), SC-04-03-A (Project AES-X250), Steering (Steering)
Primary Section: Germany
Rafael Kassier is responsible for Harman's scientific sound quality evaluation programme (Benchmarking) for European automotive sound systems and is based in Germany. He holds PhD. and Bachelor of Music & Sound Recording (Tonmeister) degrees from the University of Surrey. Previously Dr. Kassier has worked in the audio software industry and as a research fellow. His research interests are in subjective evaluation, listener training, automotive audio, spatial audio and virtual/augmented reality.
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