Psychoacoustic auditory display for navigation: an auditory assistance system for spatial orientation tasks

  title={Psychoacoustic auditory display for navigation: an auditory assistance system for spatial orientation tasks},
  author={Tim Ziemer and Holger Schultheis},
  journal={Journal on Multimodal User Interfaces},
A psychoacoustic auditory display for navigation is presented. Interactive sonification guides users to an invisible target location in two-dimensional space. Orthogonal spatial dimensions are mapped to perceptual auditory qualities that are orthogonal as well. The psychoacoustic auditory display could serve as an alternative or complement to conventional assistance systems for vehicle or airplane control, or for minimally invasive surgery. The approach is evaluated by an experiment, which… 

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