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A Tour of Sonification Designs by Marty Quinn



  • Music/sound with many expressive qualities is a powerful mechanism for presenting information.
  • Innovative audio displays can lead to augmented cognition about a dataset or subject of study.
  • Provide access to museum exhibit content for the visually-impaired community by including sonification into exhibit designs.
  • Continue to develop tools for advanced sonifications.