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Mapping workplace soundscapes.

Conference Proceeding
McGregor, I., Crerar, A., Benyon, D. & LePlâtre, G. (2006)
Mapping workplace soundscapes
This paper reports an empirical study to investigate how individuals perceive and classify elements of their workplace auditory environments. The participants were 18 universi...

Soundfields and soundscapes reifying auditory communities.

Conference Proceeding
McGregor, I., Crerar, A., Benyon, D. & Macaulay, C. (2002)
Soundfields and soundscapes reifying auditory communities
This paper reports progress towards mapping workplace soundscapes. In order to design auditory interfaces that integrate effectively with workplace environments, we need a det...

Telling people about virtual places: A qualitative perspective.

Conference Proceeding
Turner, P. & McGregor, I. (2004)
Telling people about virtual places: A qualitative perspective. ISBN 8497056493
This paper presents an investigation into how sound can be used to create a sense of place (that is, the sense of being in that particular place). In the study, people were as...

Evaluating soundscapes as a means of creating a sense of place.

Conference Proceeding
Turner, P., McGregor, I., Turner, S. & Carroll, F. (2003)
Evaluating soundscapes as a means of creating a sense of place
We report an empirical study into the creation of, and response to, a soundscape of a computer centre. We contrast the use of presence questionnaires, as means of assessing th...

How to tackle auditory interface aesthetics? Discussion and case study.

Conference Proceeding
LePlâtre, G. & McGregor, I. (2004)
How to tackle auditory interface aesthetics? Discussion and case study
This paper discusses the importance of auditory interface aesthetics and presents an empirical investigation of sound aesthetics in context. The theoretical discussion examine...

Sound and soundscape classification: Establishing key auditory dimensions and their relative importance.

Conference Proceeding
McGregor, I., LePlâtre, G., Crerar, A. & Benyon, D. (2006)
Sound and soundscape classification: Establishing key auditory dimensions and their relative importance
This paper investigates soundscape classification by using two different forms of data gathering and two different populations. The first method involves a questionnaire compl...