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Influence of big data in managing cyber assets (2019)
Journal Article
Mitra, A., & Munir, K. (2019). Influence of big data in managing cyber assets. Built Environment Project and Asset Management, 9(4), 503-514

Purpose Today big data plays an imperative role in the creation, maintenance, and loss of cyber assets of organisations. Research in connection to big data and cyber asset management is embryonic. Using evidence, we argue that asset management in th... Read More

The alchemy of chaos: A sound art sonification of a year of Tourette’s episodes (2019)
Presentation / Conference
Mitchell, T. J., Thom, J., Pountney, M., & Hyde, J. (2019, June). The alchemy of chaos: A sound art sonification of a year of Tourette’s episodes. Paper presented at The 25th International Conference on Auditory Display (ICAD 2019)

Touretteshero is the name of a organisation that aims to raise awareness of Tourette's syndrome by sharing and celebrating the creativity and humor of the involuntary vocal and movement tics that characterise the condition. This paper documents the d... Read More

Interactive molecular dynamics in virtual reality from quantum chemistry to drug binding: An open-source multi-person framework (2019)
Journal Article
O’Connor, M., Bennie, S. J., Deeks, H. M., Jamieson-Binnie, A., Jones, A. J., Shannon, R. J., …Glowacki, D. R. (2019). Interactive molecular dynamics in virtual reality from quantum chemistry to drug binding: An open-source multi-person framework. Journal of Chemical Physics, 150(22), https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5092590

As molecular scientists have made progress in their ability to engineer nano-scale molecular structure, we are facing new challenges in our ability to engineer molecular dynamics (MD) and flexibility. Dynamics at the molecular scale differs from the... Read More

OpenCL vs: Accelerated finite-difference digital synthesis (2019)
Presentation / Conference
Renney, H., Gaster, B. R., & Mitchell, T. (2019, May). OpenCL vs: Accelerated finite-difference digital synthesis. Paper presented at 7th International Workshop on OpenCL

Digital audio synthesis has become an important component of modern music production with techniques that can produce realistic simulations of real instruments. Physical modelling sound synthesis is a category of audio synthesis that uses mathematica... Read More

The aesthetics of volumetric photography for virtual reality (2019)
Presentation / Conference
Buzzo, D. (2019, May). The aesthetics of volumetric photography for virtual reality. Paper presented at EVA 2019 (Electronic Visualisation in the Arts) Florence Conference

Volumetric imaging (true 3D image capture, as opposed to left/right stereo imaging) is being recognised as a new arena for recording images of the real world. Much of the current work in this arena investigates the technical aspects of volumetric mov... Read More

Learning preferential perceptual exposure for HDR displays (2019)
Journal Article
Bashford-Rogers, T., Melo, M., Debattista, K., Marnerides, D., Bessa, M., & Chalmers, A. (2019). Learning preferential perceptual exposure for HDR displays. IEEE Access, 7, 2169-3536. https://doi.org/10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2898910

High Dynamic Range (HDR) displays are capable of displaying a wider dynamic range of values than conventional displays. As HDR content becomes more ubiquitous, the use of these displays is likely to accelerate. As HDR displays can present a wider ran... Read More

Audio-visual-olfactory resource allocation for tri-modal virtual environments (2019)
Journal Article
Doukakis, E., Debattista, K., Bashford-Rogers, T., Dhokia, A., Asadipour, A., Chalmers, A., & Harvey, C. (2019). Audio-visual-olfactory resource allocation for tri-modal virtual environments. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 25(5), 1865-1875. https://doi.org/10.1109/TVCG.2019.2898823

Virtual Environments (VEs) provide the opportunity to simulate a wide range of applications, from training to entertainment, in a safe and controlled manner. For applications which require realistic representations of real world environments, the VEs... Read More

ROOMS – People, space and changed realities (2019)
Digital Artefact
Zipfel, C., & Reed, L. (2019). ROOMS – People, space and changed realities

“ROOMS” is the first Cinematic VR film (CineVR) of the Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF (Germany). Directed Christian Zipfel, the award winning 360 documentary lets the audience immerse themselves in five “archaic”, often private, yet culturall... Read More

Return to temperament (In digital systems) (2018)
Presentation / Conference
Renney, N., Gaster, B., & Mitchell, T. (2018, September). Return to temperament (In digital systems). Paper presented at Audio Mostly

Considering the generation of musical tunings, it is reasonable to expect that the many constructs contained in Functional programming languages may provide useful tools for exploring both conventional and new tunings. In this paper we present a numb... Read More

Simple mappings, expressive movement: A qualitative investigation into the end-user mapping design of experienced mid-air musicians (2018)
Journal Article
Brown, D., Nash, C., & Mitchell, T. (2018). Simple mappings, expressive movement: A qualitative investigation into the end-user mapping design of experienced mid-air musicians. Digital Creativity, 29(2-3), 129-148. https://doi.org/10.1080/14626268.2018.1510841

In a New Interface for Musical Expression (NIME), the design of the relationship between a musician’s actions and the instrument’s sound response is critical in creating instruments that facilitate expressive music performance. A growing body of NIME... Read More

Uniform color space based high dynamic range video compression (2018)
Journal Article
Mukherjee, R., Debattista, K., Bashford-Rogers, T., Bessa, M., & Chalmers, A. (2019). Uniform color space based high dynamic range video compression. IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, 29(7), https://doi.org/10.1109/TCSVT.2018.2861560

Recently, there has been significant progress in the research and development of High Dynamic Range (HDR) video technology and state-of-the-art video pipelines are able to offer a higher bit depth support to capture, store, encode and display HDR vid... Read More

Modelling farmland topography for suitable site selection of dam construction using unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) photogrammetry (2018)
Journal Article
Ajayi, O. G., Palmer, M., & Salubi, A. A. (2018). Modelling farmland topography for suitable site selection of dam construction using unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) photogrammetry. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rsase.2018.07.007

UAV photogrammetry and 3D mapping are gaining fast and wide applications around the world majorly due to the relatively low-cost advantage it offers in the acquisition of high resolution 3D topographic models when compared to LiDAR. This research see... Read More

Understanding user-defined mapping design in mid-air musical performance (2018)
Presentation / Conference
Brown, D., Nash, C., & Mitchell, T. (2018, June). Understanding user-defined mapping design in mid-air musical performance. Paper presented at 5th International Conference on Movement Computing (MOCO 2018)

Modern gestural interaction and motion capture technology is frequently incorporated into Digital Musical Instruments (DMIs) to enable new methods of musical expression. A major topic of interest in this domain concerns how a performer's actions are... Read More

A cognitive vernacular for the internet of things? (2018)
Presentation / Conference
Buzzo, D. (2018, June). A cognitive vernacular for the internet of things?. Paper presented at International Symposium on Electronic Art (ISEA) 2018

As the spread of engineer culture is embossed upon the minds of those increasingly ordering and interacting with their lives and that of the lives of others (for the current zeitgeist of technology is to mediate and interpose in rather than directly... Read More

The anatomy of the orchestra: A VR experience (2018)
Digital Artefact
Hazlewood, C., Knight, M., Hurr, A., & Reed, L. (2018). The anatomy of the orchestra: A VR experience

The Anatomy of the Orchestra: A VR Experience (AnatomyVR) is a Cinematic VR artefact (360° film) that captured a visceral, live performance as an immersive audio-visual experience. Presented by The Paraorchestra and Friends in April 2018, a live o... Read More

Sonifying stochastic walks on biomolecular energy landscapes (2018)
Presentation / Conference
Arbon, R. E., Jones, A. J., Bratholm, L. A., Mitchell, T., & Glowacki, D. R. (2018, June). Sonifying stochastic walks on biomolecular energy landscapes. Paper presented at International Conference On Auditory Display 2018

Translating the complex, multi-dimensional data produced by simulations of biomolecules into an intelligible form is a major challenge in computational chemistry and biology. The so-called “free energy landscape” is amongst the most fundamental conce... Read More

A cognitive dimensions approach for the design of an interactive generative score editor (2018)
Presentation / Conference
Hunt, S., Mitchell, T., & Nash, C. (2018, May). A cognitive dimensions approach for the design of an interactive generative score editor. Paper presented at Fourth International Conference on Technologies for Music Notation and Representation

This paper describes how the Cognitive Dimensions of Notation can guide the design of algorithmic composition tools. Prior research has also used the cognitive dimensions for analysing interaction design for algorithmic composition software. This wor... Read More

ExpandNet: A deep convolutional neural network for high dynamic range expansion from low dynamic range content (2018)
Journal Article
Marnerides, D., Bashford-Rogers, T., Hatchett, J., & Debattista, K. (2018). ExpandNet: A deep convolutional neural network for high dynamic range expansion from low dynamic range content. Computer Graphics Forum, 37(2), 37-49. https://doi.org/10.1111/cgf.13340

High dynamic range (HDR) imaging provides the capability of handling real world lighting as opposed to the traditional low dynamic range (LDR) which struggles to accurately represent images with higher dynamic range. However, most imaging content is... Read More

UWE Bristol: Enterprise and innovation studios in the creative technologies (2018)
Presentation / Conference
Reed, L. (2018, May). UWE Bristol: Enterprise and innovation studios in the creative technologies. Paper presented at Advance HE Embedding Employability in Higher Education symposium An Enterprising Mind-Set for Employability

Case Study for the Advance HE 2018 Symposium: An Enterprising Mind-Set for Employability.