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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

Winter Term 2018/2019

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:

110.10.201841motivation / mixing deskBrandenburg 
-17.10.201842cancelled (see date 08.11.2018)-
224.10.201843DFT/FFT basicsHennig
-31.10.201844no lecture (Reformationstag)-
307.11.201845digital filters Hennig
408.11.201845A/D concersionBrandenburg 
514.11.201846Music information retrieval IBrandenburg
621.11.201847Dithering and Sample Rate ConversionBrandenburg
728.11.201848Interface Formats and Audio NetworksBrandenburg
805.12.201849Music information retrieval IILukashevich 
912.12.201850Music information retrieval IIILukashevich 
1019.12.201851Audio Signal RestorationBrandenburg
1109.01.20192Digital Sound ManipulationBrandenburg
1216.01.20193Digital Sound SynthesisBrandenburg
1323.01.20194Digital Amplifier and PABrandenburg
1430.01.20195[practical lecture]external lecturer


Seminars (in general Friday 16:45-18:15; room: RTK1)

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

Please find the dates of the seminars here:

NoDateWeekTopicLecturer and Room
119.10.201842signal proc. basicsStelios (RTK2)
202.11.201844DFT/FFTHennig (RTK2)
316.11.201846audio filtersHennig (RTK2)
430.11.201848music information retrieval ILukashevich (RTK2)
514.12.201850music information retrieval IILukashevich (RTK2)
611.01.20192tools for audio signal proc.Werner (RTK2)
725.01.20194sound synthesisWerner (RTK2)