Welcome Tara Afghah!
Tahereh Afghah is a doctoral student in “computer music” at the university of California San Diego. She pursues the aforementioned program under the supervision of Prof. Miller Puckette. She is currently a visiting scholar in “Neural and Environmental Rhythms” research group at the Max Planck Institute for Empirical Aesthetics, Frankfurt under supervision of Dr. Molly Henry. She completed her master’s degree in media technology with specialization in audio engineering at the technical university of Ilmenau, Thuringia, Germany. Her postgraduate degree was completed under the supervision of Prof. Karlheinz Brandenburg. She completed her dual bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering and audio engineering. Her research focuses on spatial audio perception, 3D audio reproduction techniques, psychoacoustics, the design of psychoacoustic based listening experiments, audio signal processing, and human-digital media interaction.