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Audio Systems Technology

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dr. rer. nat. h.c. Karlheinz Brandenburg


This is the web page for the course Audio System Technology. The course is for master students in the second semester. The course contains a lecture part with 2 SWS and a seminar with 1 SWS. The course has 4 ECTS credit points (Leistungspunkte) and therefore 120 hours expenditure. The lectures and the seminars cover 45 hours; 75 hours are homework and private study. The course is hold in English.

The written exam is hold during the exam time at the end of the semester and takes 120 minutes.

Have also a look on the Moodle Course.

This course has relations to: Advanced Psychoacoustics, Applied and Virtual Acoustics, and Praxiswerkstatt-Hörtest.


Please contact Stephan Werner if you have any questions.



  • Zölzer, U.: "Digital Audio Signal Processing", Willey, 2008.
  • Kahrs, M. and Brandenburg, K.: "Applications of Digital Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics", Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1998.
  • Vary, P., Heute, U., and Hess, W.: "Digitale Sprachsignalverarbeitung", B.G. Teubner Stuttgart, 1998.



Current Informations

This course is only at Winter Term 

You can find some information from the winter term 2019/2020 here

Please have a look on and sign in the Moodle Course


Lectures (in general Wednseday, 09:00-10:30; room: SrHu1519)

Please find the dates for the lectures here:

116.10.201942motivation / mixing deskKlein
223.10.201943DFT/FFT basicsHennig
330.10.201944Digital FiltersHennig
406.11.201945A/D ConversionBrandenburg 
513.11.201946Demos at the Listening LabWerner
620.11.201947Dithering and Sample Rate ConversionBrandenburg 
727.11.201948Audio Signal RestorationBrandenburg
804.12.201949Digital Sound ManipulationBrandenburg
911.12.201950Digital Sound SynthesisBrandenburg
1018.12.201951Digital Amplifier and PABrandenburg
1108.01.20202Music Information Retrieval IAbesser
1215.01.20203Music Information Retrieval IIAbesser
1322.01.20204Music Information Retrieval IIIAbesser
1429.01.20205Interface Formats and Audio NetworksBrandenburg
1505.02.20206uptodate research projects/topics at Electronic Media Technology Group TU Ilmenaudiverse


Seminars (in general Friday 16:45-18:15; room: RTK2)

If you wnat to contact the seminar lecturers Dr. Hennig ( or Ms. Lukashevich (  you can write them an Email.

Please find the dates of the seminars here:

NoDateWeekTopicLecturer and Room
118.10.201942signal proc. basicsTaenzer (RTK2)
215.11.201946DFT/FFTHennig (RTK2)
322.11.201947audio filtersHennig (RTK2)
406.12.201949sound synthesisWerner (RTK2)
513.12.201950tools for audio signal proc.Werner (RTK2)
610.01.20202music information retrieval IAbesser (RTK2)
724.01.20204music information retrieval IIAbesser (RTK2)