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NameMrRichardRanft
DepartmentSound and Vision
PositionHead
Research interestsTechniques and computer software for the recording and sonographic analysis of sounds; applications of animal sounds in taxonomy and species conservation. Digital audio engineering, audio software and audio archiving standards. Web technologies including Drupal CMS.
Related offices heldAudio Engineering Society Technical Committee on Audio Recording & Mastering Systems. JISC Film & Sound Think Tank. President, Wildlife Sound Recording Society. Managing Editor of Bioacoustics Journal. Executive Board of International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives (IASA). UK Sound & Vision Collections group. Supervisory Board, Europeana Foundation (2012-). Advisory Board, Hidden Histories: Computing and the Humanities c.19491980. Previously: Secretary, International Bioacoustics Council (1995-2007).
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Contact detailsTelephone:+44 (0)20 7412 7424
Fax:+44 (0)20 7412 7441
Email:richard.ranft@bl.uk