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Media Coverage on Research at the 3D3A Lab

 

1. "Music to your ears: The quest for 3-D recording and other mysteries of sound". Article in the New Yorker magazine by Adam Gopnik.

This article, written by Adam Gopnik, appeared in the January 28, 2013 issue of the weekly New Yorker magazine. It was followed by an audio intreview "MP3 in the ear of 3D Sound" with the author on the New Yorker's Out Loud webpage, and another interview "Exploring 3-D Sound with Adam Gopnik" that aired on WNYC Radio's Soundcheck on January 24, 2013.

 

2. "3D Audio". Story and Interview on BBC Radio 4.

This story coverage on 3D audio and interview with Prof. Choueiri by the BBC aired on BBC Radio 4 radio on October 24, 2011as part of the Program "Click On". (An audio file (107 MB) of the interview can also be downloaded from here.)

 

3. "Binaural: a reprieve?" An article in Hi-Fi News (UK).

This article, written by Barry Fox, on binaural audio and BACCH 3D Sound was published in the November 2012 issue of the UK magazine Hi-Fi News.

 

4. "BACCH 3D Audio". An article and interview in Hi-Fi Review (Chinese).

This article and interview with Prof. Choueiri, written by George Fung, was published in Chinese in two parts in the December 2012 and January 2013 editions of the Hong Kong magazine Hi-Fi Review.

 

5. "New Sound from Old Boxes". An article in the daily "Wiener Zeitung (Vienna, Austria), in German.

This article, written by Klaus Stimede, was published in the August 11/12, 2012 edition of the Austrian daily Wiener Zeitung (in German). The pdf version is available here.

 

6. The Discovery Channel's Segment on 3D Audio (on The Daily Planet Show)

This TV segment, was produced by the Discovery Channel (Canada) and aired on its Daily Planet Show on April 27, 2011.

 

7. National Public Radio (NPR)'s Segment "Adventures in 3D Sound"

This Radio Broadcast, was produced by NPR for its Studio 360 show with Kurt Andersen. It aired on April 28 and April 29, 2011 all over the US in more than 150 cities and featured the first 3D audio broadcast ever. To hear the broadcast, click on the "Listen" link on top of this page.

 

8. National Public Radio (NPR)'s Segment "BACH in 3D"

This video was produced by NPR for its Studio 360 show with Kurt Andersen. It was part of their suplementary online coverage, accompanying the radio broadcast referenced above,

aired all over the US in more than 150 cities and featured the first 3D audio broadcast ever. To hear the broadcast, click on the "Listen" link on top of this page.

 

9. "What Perfection Sounds Like". An article in The Atlantic magazine

This article, written by Hal Espen, was published in the March 2011 of The Atlantic magazine.

 

10. "Sound - It's rocket science"

This article, written by Ed Rex, was published on June 18, 2011in the Spectator magazine (UK).

 

11. "Notes on the Search for Startling Innovations in 3D Audio"

This article, written by Hall Epsoen, was published on 2/10/11 in the online version (Technology Section) of The Atlantic magazine.

 

12. "3D Sound Revolution", BBC Radio broadcast, Today Show

This feature segment/interview was broadcast on the BBC Radio 4 (Today Programme) on March 20, 2011. (It was followed by an April Fool's spoof segment on April 1, 2011 on the same radio channel).

 

13. "Musical sweet spot for 3D sound", BBC Radio, Today Show

This article, written by Matt Wells, was published on 3/19/11 on the website of BBC Radio's Today Programme to accompany a segment on Prof. Choueiri's 3D audio work that was broadcast that day on the show following the BBC News.

 

14. Article on CNET's "The Audiophiliac"

This article, written by Steve Guttemberg, was published online on CNET's "The Audiophiliac" on November 13, 2010.

 

15. Star Ledger Video on 3D audio Research at the 3D3A Lab

This video was published online by the Star Ledger newspaper on September 18, 2010

 

 

16. Star Ledger Article on 3D audio Research at the 3D3A Lab

This article was published in the Star Ledger newspaper on September 18, 2010.

 

17. Article/Report in The Audio Beat by Allen Edelstein

This article written by audiophile Allen Edelstein was published in The Audio Beat on October 1, 2010.

 

18. Video with animations by Mike Wood (produced and published by Princeton University) that explains how 3D Audio works

This video was made by Mike Wood and published by Princeton University on November 9, 2010.

Note: If you are using a recent Apple MacBook to view this video you may not be able to hear the 3D demos in this video in 3D due to a known problem in the MacBook design (related to the location of the internal "woofer") that creates a strong Left-Right imbalance in the audio, which could not be compensated for while creating the 3D audio for this video.

 

19. Article in E-Quad News about Project X funded research at the 3D3A Lab

This article was published in the E-Quad News of Princeton University on July 6, 2010.