3rd International Workshop on Perceptual Quality of Systems (PQS 2010)

6-8 September 2010, Bautzen, Germany

Chair: Ute Jekosch, Ercan Altinsoy, Sebastian Möller, Alexander Raake

ISSN: 1680-8908
DOI: 10.21437/PQS.2010


Quality of Multimodal Perception I – Audiotactile Interaction


Touch the Sound: Audio-Driven Tactile Feedback for Audio Mixing Applications
Sebastian Merchel, M. Ercan Altinsoy, Maik Stamm

Identification Accuracy and Efficiency of Haptic Virtual Objects Using Force-feedback
Maik Stamm, M. Ercan Altinsoy, Sebastian Merchel


Sound Quality


A Layer Model of Sound Quality
Jens Blauert, Ute Jekosch

Emoacoustics: a study of the physical and psychological dimensions of emotional sound design
Erkin Asutay, Daniel Västfjäll, Ana Tajadura-Jimenez, Anders Genell, Penny Bergman, Mendel Kleiner

Quality of Auditory-Tactile Virtual Environments
M. Ercan Altinsoy

The Semantic Space of Vehicle Sounds - An Approach to Develop a Semantic Differential in View of Customer Perceptions
M. Ercan Altinsoy, Michael Ferling, Ute Jekosch


User Quality Judgements


Finding Patterns in User Quality Judgements
Maria K. Wolters, Florian Gödde, Sebastian Möller, Klaus-Peter Engelbrecht

Gain from Strain? Assessing the Impact of User Fatigue on the Quality of Subjective MOS Ratings
Raimund Schatz, Sebastian Egger, Kathrin Masuch

User Experiments with Search Services: Methodological Challenges for Measuring the Perceived Quality
Katrin Lamm, Thomas Mandl, Christa Womser-Hacker, Werner Greve


Speech Quality I


Extending the E-Model to Better Capture Terminal Effects
Sebastian Möller, Frank Kettler, Hans-Wilhelm Gierlich, Nicolas Côté, Alexander Raake, Marcel Wältermann

Diagnostic Instrumental Speech Quality Assessment in a Super-Wideband Context
Nicolas Côté, Vincent Koehl, Sebastian Möller, Alexander Raake, Marcel Wältermann, Valérie Gautier-Turbin


Speech Quality II


How to talk about speech and audio quality with speech and audio people?
Alexander Raake, Marcel Wältermann, Falk Schiffner, Ulf Wüstenhagen, Bernhard Feiten

Performance-Based Measurement of Speech Quality with an Audio Proof-Reading Task
Mark Huckvale, Gaston Hilkhuysen, Deizom Frasi

Can latent speech quality dimensions be quantified directly?
Marcel Wältermann, Alexander Raake, Sebastian Möller


Speech Quality III


Transmitted Speech Quality versus Perceptual Annoyance and Service Acceptability Thresholds
Jan Holub, Peter Počta

Individual preference for the amount of noise reduction
Rolph Houben, Tjeerd M.H. Dijkstra, Wouter A. Dreschler

Identification of interactivity sequences in interactions with spoken dialog systems
Stefan Schmidt, Klaus-Peter Engelbrecht, Matthias Schulz, Martin Meister, Julian Stubbe, Mandy Töppel, Sebastian Möller

Neural correlates of speech degradation – Subjective ratings and brain activation in case of signal-correlated noise
Jan-Niklas Antons, Robert Schleicher, Ingo Wolf, Anne K. Porbadnigk, Benjamin Blankertz, Sebastian Möller, Gabriel Curio


Quality of Multimodal Perception II – Audiovisual Interaction


Quality impact of video format and scaling in the context of IPTV.
Marie-Neige Garcia, Alexander Raake

Image Quality Impact and Comparison of Selected State-of-the-Art CFA Interpolation Technique
Petr Dostal, Milos Klima



Hearing Aids and Performance Evaluation


A performance comparison of Home Usage Testing and Central Location Testing in small impairment listening tests.
Søren V. Legarth, Jesper Ramsgaard, Guillaume Le Ray, Nick Zacharov

Sensory evaluation of hearing aid performance based on normal-hearing listeners
Søren Vase Legarth, Christian Stender Simonsen, Lars Bramsløw, Guillaume Le Ray, Nick Zacharov