Media and Outreach



Outreach

Acoustics Today article by Laurie Heller on judging Acoustical Society Awards at International Science and Engineering Fair.

Fall 2022 issue.

https://acousticstoday.org/high-school-students-win-asa-awards-at-the-international-science-and-engineering-fair-laurie-m-heller/


Acoustics Today article by Laurie Heller on judging Acoustical Society Awards at International Science and Engineering Fair.

Fall 2021 issue.

https://acousticstoday.org/2021-fall-the-asa-at-the-international-science-and-engineering-fair-laurie-heller/



Crowd Noise in Sports During the Pandemic

Interview by Pittsburgh Post Gazette, July 2020:

https://www.post-gazette.com/sports/steelers/2020/07/18/crowd-noise-empty-stadiums-pirates-steelers-penguins-riverhounds-fifa-pitt-cmu/stories/202007170002


Interview by the Los Angeles Times, July 2020:

https://www.latimes.com/sports/story/2020-07-31/no-sports-fans-effect-athletes-coronavirus-nba-mlb-nascar-mls



Design Applications by a former lab member

This blog post describes how a former lab member's psychology research in the Auditory Lab at CMU

can be applied to her post-graduation design work at Summa

It's All About You - by Nicole Navolio



When Sound Effects are Better Than the Real Thing

Lay Language Paper by Laurie Heller and Lauren Wolf

https://acoustics.org/pressroom/httpdocs/143rd/Heller.html


2022 Proceedings paper with technical details on this talk:

https://doi.org/10.1121/2.0001581



Recorded Talks

The Perception and Acoustics of Everyday Sounds: Keynote talk at DCASE Workshop, Nov 2021

(geared for a machine learning audience)


Recognition of Everyday Sounds: Colloquium talk at Language Technologies Institute, CMU, Jan 2022