Augoustinos Tsiros holds a PhD in the area of visual interaction for the control of feature-based sound synthesis, an MSc in Sound Design from the University of Edinburgh and a BEng in Multimedia Systems from Edinburgh Napier University. His researches interaction methods and techniques for audio and multimodal applications. His research interests lie primarily in audio signal processing, sound design for interactive media and the development of novel interaction and user interfaces. Augoustinos has a strong ability to design, conduct participatory studies for requirements gathering and the evaluation of user interfaces. He leads the Interactive Audio and Sound Design for Interactive Media modules.