Piotr Majdak

Austrian Academy of Sciences

Piotr Majdak studied electrical and audio engineering at the University of Technology and the University of Music and Performing Arts (KUG), both in Graz, Austria. He is the Deputy Director of the Acoustics Research Institute (ARI) of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (OeAW) where he is a member of the group 'Psychoacoustics and experimental audiology'. He received his Ph.D. degree in 'Psychoacoustics and signal processing” and is a professor in the field of 'Acoustics and Audio Engineering'. He regularly teaches at the KUG and the University for Applied Technical Sciences (Technikum) in Vienna. His main interest is the understanding of spatial hearing in humans linked to its various applications in spatial-audio reproduction systems.