Publications

2017

  • A Semantically Powered Digital Audio Workstation in the Browser
    • AES Conference on Semantic Audio, Erlangen, Germany [link]
    • Jillings, N. and Stables, R.
  • Navigating Descriptive Sub-Representations of Musical Timbre
    • New Interfaces on Musical Expression (NIME), Copenhagen, Denmark. [pdf]
    • Stasis, S., Hockman, J. and Stables, R.

2016

  • Feature driven classification of Raman spectra for real-time spectral brain tumour diagnosis using sound
    • The Analyst, Royal Society of Chemistry [link]
    • Stables, R., G. Clemens, H. J. Butler, K. M. Ashton, A. Brodbelt and M. J. Baker
  • JSAP: A Plugin Standard for the Web Audio API with Intelligent Functionality
    • 141st Audio engineering Society Convention, Los Angeles, USA [pdf]
    • Jillings, N., Wang, Y., Reiss, J., Stables, R.
  • Semantic Description of Timbral Transformations in Music Production
    • ACM Multimedia, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2016. [pdf]
    • Stables, R., De Man, B., Enderby, S., Fazekas, G., Reiss, J., Wilmering, T.
  • Descriptor sub-representations in semantic equalisation
    • 2nd AES Workshop on Intelligent Music Production, 2016. [pdf | bib]
    • Stasis, S., Hockman, J. and Stables, R.
  • Subjective comparison of music production practices using the Web Audio Evaluation Tool
    • 2nd AES Workshop on Intelligent Music Production, 2016. [pdf | bib]
    • De Man, B., Jillings, N., Moffat, D., Reiss, J.D. and Stables, R.
  • A semantic architecture for knowledge representation in the digital audio workstation
    • 2nd AES Workshop on Intelligent Music Production, 2016. [pdf | bib]
    • Enderby, S., Wilmering, T., Stables, R. and Fazekas, G.
  • An Intelligent Audio Plugin Format for the Web Audio API
    • 2nd AES Workshop on Intelligent Music Production, 2016. [pdf | bib]
    • Jillings, N. and Stables, R.
  • Automatic Drum Transcription using Bi-directional Recurrent Neural Networks
    • 17th Int. Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR-16), New York, USA, 2016.[pdf]
    • Southall, C., Stables, R., Hockman, J.
  • JS-Xtract: A Realtime Audio Feature Extraction Library for the Web
    • 17th Int. Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR-16), New York, USA, 2016. [pdf]
    • Jillings, N., Bullock, J., Stables, R.
  • Semantically Controlled Adaptive Equalisation in Reduced Dimensionality Parameter Space
    •  Applied Sciences 2016, 6 (116), 2016. [ pdf | Citation]
    • Stasis, S., Stables, R., Hockman, J.
  • Web Audio Evaluation Tool: A framework for subjective assessment of audio
    • 2nd Web Audio Conference (WAC), April 4-6, 2016, Atlanta, Georgia. [ pdf | Citation]
    • Jillings, N., Moffat, D., De Man, B., Reiss, J, D., Stables, R.
  • Brain tumour differentiation: rapid stratified serum diagnostics via attenuated total reflection Fourier-transform infrared spectroscopy
    • Journal of Neuro-Oncology pp: 1-10, 2016 [ link | Citation]
    • Hands, J. R., Clemens, G., Stables, R., Ashton, K., Brodbelt, A., Davis, C. & Baker, M. J.

2015

  • A Model for Adaptive Reduced-Dimensionality Equalisation
    • 18th Int. Conference on Digital Audio Effects (DAFx-15), Trondheim, Norway, 2015. [ pdf]
    • Stasis, S., Stables, R., Hockman, J.
  • Advances in Semantic Audio and Intelligent Music Production
    • 139th Audio Engineering Society Convention, New York, USA, 2015.
    • Stables, R.
  • Developing Stratified Serum Spectroscopic Diagnostics for Brain Tumours: Finding the Features.
    • British Neuro-Oncology Society Meeting (BNOS-2015), Nottingham, UK, 2015.
    • Hands, J., D., Clemens, G., Jenkinson, M., Stables, R., Lea, R., Stables, R., Baker, M.
  • Semantic Mixing for Live Sound Reinforcement
    • Audio Engineering Society 59th Conference on Sound Reinforcement Engineering and Technology, Montreal, Canada, 2015.
    • Stables, R.
  • Violin Trio Synchronisation: Effects of Leadership, Spontaneous Musical Rate and Musical Structure
    • 15th Rhythm Production and Perception Workshop (RPPW), Amsterdam, Holland, 2015.
    • Elliott, M., Palmer, C., Ward, D., Stables, R., Wing, A.
  • Effects of Leadership Roles and Spontaneous Musical Rate on Violin Trio Synchronization
    • Biannual Joint Action Meeting (JAM), Budapest, Hungary, 2015.
    • Palmer, C., Elliott, M., Ward, D., Stables, R., Wing, A.
  • Analysing the Synchronous Art of Trio
    • Workshop on Interpersonal Postural Interactions (WIPI-2015), Birmingham, UK, 2015.
    • Li, M., Howe, J., Chua, W., Ward, D., Stables, R., Wing, A., Quinn, K.

2014

  • SAFE: A System for the Extraction and Retrieval of Semantic Audio Descriptors.
    • 15th Int. Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR-14), Taipei, Taiwan, 2014. [ pdf | Citation]
    • Stables, R., Enderby, S., De Man, B., Fazekas, G., Reiss, J.
  • Multi-Player Microtiming Humanisation using a Multivariate Markov Model.
    • 17th Int. Conference on Digital Audio Effects (DAFx-14), Erlangen, Germany, 2014. [ pdf | Citation]
    • Stables, R., Endo, S., Wing, A.
  • Differentiated Stem Cell Classification in Infrared Spectroscopy using Auditory Feedback.
    • The 20th International Conference on Auditory Display (ICAD-2014), New York, USA, 2014. [ pdf | Citation]
    • Vicinanza, D., Stables, R., Clemens, G., Baker, M.
  • Semantic Music Production Using Producer-Defined Descriptors
    • 53rd Audio Engineering Society Conference on Semantic Audio, London, UK, 2014
    • Stables, R.
  • The Sound of Science: Developing the Spectral Light Orchestra
    • British Neuro-Oncology Society Meeting (BNOS-2014), Liverpool, UK, 2014.
    • Stables, R., Vicinanza, D., Jenkinson, M., Clemens, G., Baker, M.
  • The SAFE Project: Musical Semantics in the DAW
    • DMRN+9: Digital Music Research Network Workshop, London, UK. 2014.
    • Stables, R., Enderby, S., De Man, B., Reiss, J., Fazekas, G.

2013

  • Assisted Parameter Modulation in Music Production using Large-Scale Producer-Defined Semantics.
    • Innovation in Music Conference (InMus 2013), York, UK. 2013. [ pdf | Citation]
    • Stables, R. and Cheshire, M.
  • Stochastic Methods of Simulating Microtiming Variability in Expressive Rhythmic Performance. 
    • 14th Rhythm Production and Perception Workshop (RPPW), Birmingham, UK. 2013.
    • Stables, R., Endo, S., Wing, A.
  • Large-Scale Capture of Producer-Defined Musical Semantics 
    • Semantic Media Network: Workshop at The British Library, London, UK. 2013.
    • Stables, R., Athwal, C.

2012

  • Percussion Humanisation Using a Recursive Bayesian Framework.
    • 133rd Audio Engineering Society Convention, San Francisco, USA. 2012. [ pdf | Citation]
    • Stables, R., Athwal, C. and Cade, R.
  • Fundamental Frequency Modulation in Singing Voice Synthesis. 
    • Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer March 2012. [pdf | Citation]
    • Stables, R. Bullock, J. and Athwal, C.
  • Objective Evaluation of Naturalness in Singing Voice Synthesis
    • UKSpeech Conference, Birmingham, UK. 2012.
    • Stables, R., Kokuer, M., Athwal, C.
  • Probabilistic Models for Drum Pattern Humanisation
    • InterFace2012 Symposium, Birmingham, UK. 2012.
    • Stables, R. Athwal, C.
  • Perceptually Relevant Models for Articulation in Synthesised Drum Patterns
    • 131st Audio Engineering Society Convention, New York, USA. 2011. [ pdf | Citation]
    • Stables, R., Bullock, J. and Williams, I.

2011

  • Towards a Model for the Humanisation of Pitch Drift in Singing Voice Synthesis
    • International Computer Music convention (ICMC 2011), Huddersfield, UK. 2011. [ pdf | Citation]
    • Stables, R., Bullock, J. and Athwal, C.
  • The Humanisation of Stochastic Processes for the Modelling of f0 Drift in Singing
    • FRSM/CMMR, Bhubaneswar, India. 2011. [ pdf | Citation]
    • Stables, R., Bullock, J. and Athwal, C.

2010

  • Audio Latency Measurement for Desktop Operating Systems with Onboard Soundcards
    • 128th Audio Engineering Society Convention, London, UK. 2010. [ pdf | Citation]
    • Wang, Y., Stables, R. and Reiss, J.
  • Algorithms for Digital Subharmonic Distortion
    • 128th Audio Engineering Society Convention, London, UK. 2010. [ pdf | Citation]
    • Baracskai, Z., and Stables, R.