Stephen Roddy

Dr. Stephen Roddy is an Irish Research Council Government of Ireland Postdoctoral Research Fellow investigating Auditory Display for Large-scale Internet of Things (IoT) Networks at CONNECT, Trinity College Dublin. Stephen holds a PhD in Human-computer Interaction (HCI)  from Trinity College Dublin. His research spans HCI, IoT, Auditory Display, Sonification, Embodied Cognition, Smart Devices and Mobile Devices, Computational Creativity, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. His work has been widely disseminated through peer-reviewed journal publications, book chapters, and conferences. Stephen has applied his research to a number of creative and cultural projects developing systems augmented reality systems, generative music systems and composition. He collaborates with artists, dancers, choreographers and musicians. His own output has been described as "quirky, odd, heavy electronic instrumental" music while his collaborative work has been described as “raw, rhythmic, primal yet playful” and “searingly powerful and a sheer joy to behold”. Recent events include the Helicotrema Recorded Audio Festival in Venice, the Contemporary Music Centre’s Salon Series at the National Concert Hall of Ireland and Dublin Dance Festival's Embodied at the GPO and the Sonorities Contemporary Music Festival. 

Keywords: Human-computer Interaction, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Internet of Things, Auditory Display, Sonification, Embodied Cognition, Smart & Mobile Devices, Generative Systems.


    Publications & Conference Papers:

    Creative & Cultural Projects/Collaborations:
    Artificial Intelligence and the Internet of Things:

     Smart Devices, Locative Technology & Augmented Reality:

     Bioinformatics/Biophysical Data Sonification:

     Economic Data Analysis & Sonification:

    Music Performance:

    Previous Projects:

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     Funding and Awards:
    • Irish Research Council Government of Ireland Postdoctoral Research Fellowship.
    • Trinity College Dublin Postgraduate Research Studentship 2012-2015.
    • Trinity College Dublin Travel Grant 2015.
    • Trinity College Dublin Postgraduate Travel Grant 2013.

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