A recent paper from our UCL partner is gathering interest in the news: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4665142/Listening-music-driving-distraction.html.
http://spandh.dcs.shef.ac.uk/chat2017/ – We will be at the Challenges in Hearing Aid Technology workshop in Stockholm this summer.
https://www.kitp.ucsb.edu/activities/hearing17/ – The Kavli Institute of Theoretical Physics hosts a month-long workshop on the Physics of Hearing – From Neurobiology to Information Theory and Back. Several members of COCOHA have been invited, to present our ideas and results, and to share insight with a great lineup of smart people working on speech analysis, compressed sensing, deep neural networks, and so-on.
http://telluride.iniforum.ch/2017/overview/ – Deep in the mountains of Colorado hides a quaint old mining town where smart students and crazy scientists hole up for three weeks to try out new ideas and devices that combine robots and neurons. The COCOHA team is a driving force in this new edition. Will we discover a new way to solve the audio-brain decoding problem this time? Stay…
https://www.ucl.ac.uk/ear/research/chaitlab/news. Our partner Maria Chait has been collaborating with the Guardian on a series on Musical Emotion. She has so far recorded EEG from artists Billy Bragg and Laura Mvula for a short feature to appear soon.
http://www.aro.org/page/MWMPresentations/ – The Midwinter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology (ARO) is the premier venue for presenting results in Hearing Science. It draws auditory scientists and clinicians, and covers a wide range of topics of interest to us, including auditory attention, EEG, and hearing aids and cochlear implants.
http://www.listeninginto2030.org/future-focus – Our partner Maria Chait participated in this workshop organized by Simon Carlile of Starkey, that aims to look beyond our horizon to what technology will offer to the hearing impaired (or not) of the future.