museum sound installation featuring piano, amplifier, drum with cymbal and lights

A creative coding toolkit co-designed by a UNSW researcher supports the creation of intricate sound installations.

piano in empty interior

Our experience of the built environment is augmented by more than what we can see.

A robot looks out over a city skyline. Image: Shutterstock

A UNSW PhD candidate is refining human-machine communications through his research into the sounds used in social robotics.


The bigger the animal, the deeper the sound they make. But not if they live in the water.


An internationally renowned anthropologist of sound, Steven Feld, is at UNSW for a series of public events looking at the way music is used to understand the environment.