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Edwin van der Heide

Leiden University
evdheide@liacs.nl

Assistant professor at the Leiden Institute of Advanced Computer Science (LIACS) and board member of the Media Technology MSc program. He lectures at the ArtScience Interfaculty of the HBKMD. As artist and researcher in the field of sound, space and interaction, he extends the terms composition and musical language into spatial, interactive and interdisciplinary directions, going beyond the traditional concert presentation form. Specializations include sonification, models for perceptualization and the creation of extra sensory environments. He's winner of the 2009 Witteveen+Bos-prijs voor Kunst+Techniek.


 


Maarten Lamers

Leiden University
lamers@liacs.nl 

Assistant professor at the Leiden Institute of Advanced Computer Science (LIACS) and board member of the Media Technology MSc program. Specializations include social robotics, scientific creativity, and models for perceptualization. Program chair of the 2010 International Conference on Human-Robot Personal Relationships, and guest editor for an upcoming special issue of the International Journal of Social Robotics.


 


Hanna Schraffenberger
Leiden University
hanna@arlab.nl 

Researcher and PhD student at the Leiden Institute of Advanced Computer Science (LIACS). Hanna was born 1983 in Stuttgart (Germany) and has lived in the Netherlands since 2008. As an artist, researcher and educator in the field of interactive art and non-visual augmented reality, she realizes and reflects upon interactive multimedia artworks and builds her own sonic environments. She has received several prices and scholarships, among which the The Karl Steinbuch Scholarship for innovative projects that have a scientific or artistic value.


 

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