Zora Schärer Kalkandjiev
Zora will discuss techniques and applications relating to the virtual and acoustic mapping of the built environment in particular performance and cultural spaces.
Zora Schärer Kalkandjiev is a Berlin based researcher in the field of room acoustics. She received an M.A. degree in communication sciences and musicology from the TU Berlin in 2008. Currently, she is a PhD candidate and research associate at the Audio Communication Group of the TU Berlin. Her research is concerned with the interaction of performing musicians with their room acoustical environment. In this context, she works with the computer modeling of performance spaces, making concert halls audible to listeners as virtual room acoustical environments.