AI & SOCIETY

, Volume 27, Issue 2, pp 307–309

Cosmic ray sonification: the COSMOPHONE

  • Richard Kronland-Martinet
  • Thierry Voinier
  • David Calvet
  • Claude Vallée
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DOI: 10.1007/s00146-011-0353-3

Cite this article as:
Kronland-Martinet, R., Voinier, T., Calvet, D. et al. AI & Soc (2012) 27: 307. doi:10.1007/s00146-011-0353-3

Abstract

The Cosmophone is an attempt to show the close connections existing between the infinitely small and the infinitely large in sensory terms by detecting and imaging the continuous flow of elementary particles (cosmic rays) originating from our entire galaxy.

Keywords

SonificationMoving soundsCosmic raysSound immersion

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© Springer-Verlag London Limited 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Richard Kronland-Martinet
    • 1
  • Thierry Voinier
    • 1
  • David Calvet
    • 2
  • Claude Vallée
    • 3
  1. 1.L.M.A., C.N.R.S.Marseille Cedex 20France
  2. 2.Laboratoire de Physique Corpusculaire de Clermont-FerrandAubiere CedexFrance
  3. 3.C.P.P.MMarseille Cedex 09France