Best paper award @ FA2014


La Salle R&D was present in the Forum Acusticum 2014, held in Krakow (Poland), from the 7th to the 12th of September 2014. The researchers Marc Arnela and Dr. Oriol Guasch from the acoustics area of the Research Group on Media Technologies (GTM) attended this international conference on acoustics that is held every 3 years.

Marc Arnela presented two works developed within the European EUNISON project. The first one entitled “Three-dimensional behavior in the numerical generation of vowels using tuned two-dimensional vocal tracts”, coauthored with Dr. Oriol Guasch, and the second one on “Finite element computation of diphthong sounds using tuned two-dimensional vocal tracts”, coauthored with Dr. Oriol Guasch, and Dr. Ramon Codina and Héctor Espinoza from the centre for numerical methods CIMNE (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya) in Barcelona.

Marc Arnela was awarded the “Best Paper and Presentation Award for young researchers” by the European Acoustics Association (EAA).

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