Program

 

Time

Activity

Visioconference links

09:00-09:10

Welcome Note

Main room

09:10-10:00

Round-table - COVID-19 Pandemic: impacts, challenges and opportunities for the CAA-ACA community

Nick Laperle (EERS)

Jacopo Fogola (ARPA Piemonte, Italy)

Alexandre Lehman (UdeM)

Moderators: Olivier Robin (UdeS), Jérémie Voix (ÉTS)

Main room

10:00-14:40

Main Session (Timeslots within a given session might be advanced in case of no-show)

  • Hearing Conservation

10:00-10:20 Moshgelani (In-Ear Audio and Speech Processing Algorithms for Digital Hearing Protectors)

  • Signal Processing / Numerical Methods

10:20-10:40 F. Merli (The Roman Theatre of Verona: a different representation method of the acoustical parameters)

  • Architectural Acoustics

10:40-11:00 A. Bevilacqua (Acoustical measurements of the Roman theatre of Verona by mapping the sound reflections in real time)

11:00-11:20 Berardi (The evolution of the acoustics of a Medieval Church)

11:20-11:40 Berardi (VARIANCE OF REVERBERATION TIME, CLARITY, AND SPEECH TRANSMISSION INDEX IN GYMNASIUM)

11:40-12:00 Licitra (ANALYSIS OF ENVIRONMENTAL SOUND LEVELS IN ITALY DURING THE COVID-19 EMERGENCY)

12:00-12:20 Lee (The effect of sound masking on employees’ acoustic comfort in open-plan offices)

  • Speech Sciences

12:20-12:40 Perna (Socio-phonetic tendencies and linguistic aspects of English Contemporary Commercial Music)

12:40-13:00 Al-Zanoon (Investigation of motor equivalence and  tongue muscle excitation patterns in simulated English vowels

  • Engineering Acoustics / Noise Control / consulting

13:00- 13:20 Berardi (Design and experimental validation by 3d printing of a permeable silencer metamaterial)

13:20-13:40 Dumoulin (Noise from outdoor live events in downtown Montreal: regulatory framework, complaints management and predictions tools)

13:40-14:00 Iannace (MINI-WIND TURBINE NOISE INSIDE HOME)

14:00- 14:20 Chao (Development of a mobile full face tracking system during speech production)

  • Ultrasound / shock

14:20 - 14:40 Thakur (A critical review on controlling the supercooling of water through ultrasound)

Main room

14:40-14:50

Break (yes yes, seriously!)

14:50-16:05

Student Pecha-Kucha Presentations

14:50-15:05 Lucas Einig (HPD Fit-Testing Feature developed within a Hearing-Care Platform for Musicians)


15:05-15:20 Daniel Nault (Direct manipulation of variability in the auditory feedback system via real-time formant perturbation)


15:20-15:35 Cynthia Sedlezky (Transfer of training across speakers and languages in learning time-compressed speech)


15:35-15:50  Benesch (“Listen to Your Heart”: Exploring the Link between In-Ear Audio and Emotions)


15:50-16:05 Roujan Khaledan (Evaluating the Accuracy of Lip Motion Tracking Using Surface Scanning Face Tracking Technology)

10 minutes break

Main room

16:15-16:45

Acoustical Gems

16:15-16:25 Olivier Robin - Resources for online acoustics and vibration

16:25-16:35 Noise Busters - a  sound and vibration podcast

16:35-16:45 The Lockdown Musical: NASA SpaceApps Global Winners 2020

Break room

16:45-17:00

Award Ceremony

Main room

17:00-18:00

Annual General Assembly: open to all CAA members.

17:05 Family picture  let's all open our cameras and smile for posterity! ;-)

 

Main room







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