AES New York 2019 Presenter or Author
Primary Affiliation: University of Southampton - Southampton, UK
Giacomo Costantini was born in Pesaro, Italy. ?Intrigued by the link between IT and music, he started the Computer Engineering undergraduate course at the University of Bologna, Italy, and the following year he started to attend the Electronic Music course at the Conservatory "G.Rossini", Pesaro, Italy, where he studied piano earlier on. In 2013 he obtained the Bachelor degree in Computer Engineering and in 2014 he received the Academic Diploma cum laude in Electronic Music, winning a scholarship as one of the three young musicians with higher grades at the Conservatory "G.Rossini", Pesaro, Italy.?In 2016 he receives the Master’s degree with honours in Computer Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Turin, Italy, with a thesis in sound spatialization techniques.
He is mainly interested in audio software development and spatial audio, and his academic collaborations include DAW plug-in software development for the Ambisonics system at the centre on new technologies for 3D spatialization of sound "SPACE", Conservatory "G.Rossini", Pesaro, Italy, and at the Wave Field Synthesis reproduction system "Sala Bianca", Casa del Suono, Parma, Italy. ?He is currently working as a Software Engineer at the Institute of Sound and Vibration Research (ISVR), University of Southampton, where he took part in the EPSRC-funded project S3A – Future Spatial Audio for an Immersive Listener Experience. Within this project, he has been involved in the design and development of a real-time audio framework called VISR and led the development of DAW plug-ins for using the object-based audio paradigm in existing audio production environments.
More Info: https://www.southampton.ac.uk/engineering/about/staff/gc1y17.page
EB4: Posters: Recording and Production
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