Acoustical Cultural Heritage: VR Technologies For Aural Heritage Preservation

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Engineering Technology Hall - 2125

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Please do not miss the unique experience of virtual reconstruction of heritage sites. Supported by the NEH, an interdisciplinary team–Dr. Sungyoung Kim, Dr. Doyuen Ko, and Dr. Miriam A. Kolar–demonstrates new technologies for aural heritage preservation and access (AuralHeritage,org). Immersive auralizations transport you around the world in sound. In our debut showcase, musicians perform live to demonstrate how acoustics transform musical expression and your experience. Limited to 15 attendees per half-hour session: 10am; 10:45am; 11:30am; 12:15pm; 1:30pm; 2:15pm; 3pm.

Columbia Studio A, an American recording studio in Nashville’s Historic Music Row, recognized in 2015 by the National Trust for Historic Preservation is a small, acoustically designed room with music historical significance.

Rochester Savings Bank, Rochester, NY

The former Rochester Savings Bank, located in downtown Rochester, N.Y., listed on the National Register of Historic Places, with 20th-century significance for art, architecture, and commerce was a large, public gathering center.

Chavín de Huántar, Peru

The 3,000-year-old UNESCO World Heritage Centre archaeological site at 3) The 3,000-year-old UNESCO World Heritage Centre archaeological site at Chavín de Huántar, Peru, is a stone temple complex, high in the Andes, and one of the best-preserved examples of pre-Columbian architecture in the Americas., is a stone temple complex, high in the Andes, and one of the best-preserved examples of pre-Columbian architecture in the Americas.

Research members

Members of the research team are: (front, from left) Professor Miriam Kolar, Xuan Lu, Associate Professor Sungyoung Kim. (Back row, from left) Jacob Cozzarin, Associate Professor Doyuen Ko, and Rai Sato.

Location

Engineering Technology Hall - 2125

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Exhibitor
Sungyoung Kim
Akira Takeuchi
Xuan Lu
Erin Bennett
Doyuen Ko
Miriam Kolar
Yeong Heo

Advisor(s)
Dr. Sungyoung Kim

Organization
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