Aalto Acoustics Lab

The Aalto Acoustics Lab is a multidisciplinary research center of the Aalto University.

The Acoustics Lab gathers professors and research teams from three different units: Department of Information and Communications Engineering, Department of Computer Science, and Department of Art and Media. Our research and teaching focus on audio processing and spatial sound technologies.

Visiting address: Otakaari 5 A, Espoo, Finland

Mailing address: P.O. Box 13100, FI-00076 AALTO, Finland

You can book a visit to the Aalto Acoustics Lab through this form: Visit to Aalto Acoustics Lab (autumn 2023).

The application period for Master's studies in Acoustics and Audio Technology is in December. The Acoustics and Audio Technology major is part of the CCIS Master's program at Aalto. Check out also the video about AAT studies

Aalto University Acoustic Lab

Latest news

Gloria Dal Santo esitelmöi tutkimuksestaan DAFx-2023-konferenssissa Aalborgin yliopistossa Kööpenhaminassa syyskuun alussa.
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Best Paper Award for Acoustics Lab Doctoral Student Gloria Dal Santo

The research optimises an artificial reverberation method to improve its sound quality. The award was received at the International Conference on Digital Audio Effects in Copenhagen.
Leonardo Fierro and screenshot from Sitrano app
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Acoustics researchers decompose sound accurately into its three basic components

Any sound can now be perfectly replicated by a combination of whistles, clicks, and hisses, with implications for sound processing across the media landscape
Eloi Moliner at the conference.
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Best Student Paper Award for Acoustics Lab doctoral student Eloi Moliner

The award-winning paper discusses how to solve inverse problems in audio processing
Aalto Acoustics Lab, image: Mikko Raskinen
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Visit Aalto Acoustics Lab in the autumn of 2023

You can book your visit via the sign-up form.

Our research topics

Aalto Acoustics Lab Facilities

The Aalto Acoustics Lab has outstanding facilities for sound-related research, including three anechoic chambers, a variable acoustics space, a listening room, sound-proof listening booths, a large number of loudspeakers and headphones, and high-quality microphones and other measurement equipment.

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Multichannel chamber with 40 loudspeaker

Audio Examples, Demos & Software, Videos

Dissertations in Acoustics and Audio Signal Processing

This page lists doctoral dissertations in acoustics and audio signal processing, which have been conducted at the Aalto Acoustics Lab since the year 2010.

Master's Theses in Acoustics and Audio Technology

Six professors are supervising Master's thesis works in acoustics and audio technology at Aalto University: Tom Bäckström, Tapio Lokki, Ville Pulkki, Lauri Savioja, Sebastian J. Schlecht, and Vesa Välimäki.

Teaching at Aalto Acoustics Lab

Professors of the Aalto Acoustics Lab provide Master's level teaching in the major in Acoustics and Audio Technology, and doctoral courses in the research field of Acoustics and Audio Signal Processing. The application period for Master's studies in Acoustics and Audio Technology is from December 1, 2022, until January 2, 2023!

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Tapio Lokki luennoi konserttisalien akustiikasta



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