3D Sound

Course information

 ECTS: 2

 Independent from the master in Acoustics

Course code: 

 Lecture: 20h

 Tutorial classes: none

 Practical work: none

Course coordinator : Bruno Gazengel

External teacher from Orange Lab.

Course Description


The aim of this course is to give the basic knowledge of 3D sound systems.


General acoustics, electroacoustics, psychoacoustics, signal processing


  • Spatial perception (how the auditory system localizes sounds), stereophony and multichannel audio
  • Binaural technology, Holophony and WaveField Synthesis, Ambisonics and Higher Order Ambisonics

Examination duration

2 hours

Examination type

Written examination