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“When I use a word,
it means just what I choose it to mean —
neither more, no less.”

— Humpty Dumpty, Through the Looking-Glass
by Lewis Carroll, 1872

Why use Ontologies in audio research?

This is a question I often hear because I design and use ontologies in many projects. In the following I summarise my view and discuss some design principles. Read More

Semantic Audio Research

My main research interest is Semantic Audio, an interdisciplinary field in the confluence of Digital Signal Processing, Machine Learning, and various knowledge representation and knowledge sharing technologies such as Semantic Web Ontologies, Linked-data, knowledge-based reasoning and the Semantic Web. I'm interested in extracting, analysing and linking data about music and developing applications that use semantic metadata, bringing the power of semantic technologies to music technology. Read More