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  • The Smith Quartet

    Saw the Smith Quartet in the sonic lab.

  • ‘Edge-trimmer’ prototype

    A very very rough prototype of a new instrument which may resemble an edge-trimmer has been made. So far this consists of an ergonomic handle (not a chair-leg!) connected to a magneto-rheological-fluid…

  • Psappha

    Saw Psappha play in the Sonic Lab.

  • Christian Wallumod Ensemble

    Saw the Christian Wallumod Ensemble play in the Sonic Lab.

  • Report Writing

    Have been sorting out a way of writing documents in LaTeX. Have found the best solution (for the Mac) is TeXShop combined with JabRef for compiling a reference database… So far, not…

  • Rajmil Fischman

    Attended a seminar given by Rajmail Fischman entitled “Real & Virtual Landscapes in Electroacoustic Music”. He talked about the use of mimetic vs artificial sound in electroacoustic composition, and backed this up…

  • Arduino

    Have been learning how to use an Arduino micro-controller board this afternoon. After struggling for days to do serial i/o using a PIC earlier in the year I’m surprised at how easy…

  • mind map

    Have been learning to use GraphViz to create a research mind-map. So far I’ve only produced a small map, which isn’t particularly useful. Hopefully when the map grows to giant proportions, it…

  • FFT lecture

    fun with FFT’s FIR’s and IIR’s… May be useful in designing filters for sensors.

  • SARC showcase

    Attended the SARC showcase. Was pretty much entirely electro-acoustic work by PhD people.