Publications

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

  • (2018) A. K. E. Al-masha’al, G. Wood, A. Torin, E. Mastropaolo, M. J. Newton, & R. Cheung, “Tunable Graphene-Polymer Resonators for Audio Frequency Sensing Applications”, IEEE Sensors Journal (early access).
  • (2018) L. Camellini, A. Torin, A. K. E. Al-masha’al, G. Wood, M. J. Newton, R. Cheung & E. Mastropaolo, “Fabrication and modal characterisation of large-area polymer membranes for acoustic MEMS devices”, Micro and Nano Letters, 13 (7).
  • (2017) A. K. E. Al-masha’al, G. Wood, A. Torin, E. Mastropaolo, M. J. Newton, & R. Cheung, “Dynamic behavior of ultra large graphene-based membranes using electrothermal transduction”, Applied Physics Letters, 111 (24).
  • (2012) M. J. Newton & L. S. Smith, “A neurally inspired musical instrument classification system based upon the sound onset”, J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 131 (6).
  • (2012) E. Mastropaolo, R. Latif, T. Koickal, A. Hamilton, R. Cheung, M. J. Newton & L. Smith, “Bimaterial electromechanical systems for a biomimetical acoustic sensor”, Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B 30 (6).
  • (2010) R. Latif, E. Mastropaolo, A. Bunting, R. Cheung, T. Koickal, A. Hamilton, M. J. Newton & L. S. Smith, “Microelectromechanical systems for biomimetical applications”, Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B 28 (6).
  • (2009) A. Braden, M. J. Newton & D.M. Campbell, “Trombone bore optimization based on input impedance targets”, J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 125 (4).
  • (2008) M. J. Newton, J. Gilbert & D. Campbell, “Mechanical response measurements of real and artificial brass players lips”, J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 123 (1).

Published Conference Proceedings

  • (2018) C. G. Buchanan & M. J. Newton, “Dynamic Balanced Model Truncation of the Spherical Transfer Function for Use in Structural HRTF Models”, Proc. AES International Conference on Audio for Virtual and Augmented Reality (AVAR 2018), Redmond, WA, USA.
  • (2016) C. Desvages & M. J. Newton, “Bow control and playability of a two-polarisation time domain physical model of a bowed string”, Proc. International Symposium on Musical and Room Acoustics (ISMRA 2016), La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina (ISMRA2016-42).
  • (2016) D. M. Campbell, M. J. Newton, J. Chick & A. Lopez-Carromero, “The influence of bore profile on spectral enrichement due to nonlinear sound propagation in brass instruments”, Proc. International Symposium on Musical and Room Acoustics (ISMRA 2016), La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina (ISMRA2016-55).
  • (2014) D. M. Campbell, J. Chick, J. Gilbert, J. A. Kemp, A. Myers & M. J. Newton, “Spectral Enrichment in Brass Instruments Due to Nonlinear Sound Propagation: A Comparison of Measurements and Predictions”, Proc. International Symposium on Musical Acoustics (ISMA), Le Mans, France.
  • (2014) A. Torin & M. J. Newton, “Nonlinear Effects in Drum Membranes”, Proc. International Symposium on Musical Acoustics (ISMA), Le Mans, France.
  • (2014) A. Torin & M. J. Newton, “Collisions in drum membranes: A preliminary study on a simplified system”, Proc. International Symposium on Musical Acoustics (ISMA), Le Mans, France.
  • (2014) M. J. Newton, J. A. Kemp, D. M. Campbell & J. Chick, “Predicting the playing frequencies of brass instruments”, Proc. Forum Acusticum, Krakow, Poland.
  • (2013) R. Harrison, M. J. Newton & J. Kemp, “The soft-source impedance of the lip-reed: Experimental measurements with an artificial mouth”, Proc. Mtgs. Acoust. 19 (1).
  • (2012) S. Wang, T. Koickal, A. Hamilton, E. Mastropaolo, R. Latif, R. Cheung, M. J. Newton & L. Smith, “A low-noise interface circuit for MEMS cochlea-mimicking acoustic sensors”, Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), Seoul, Korea (South).
  • (2011) M. J. Newton & L. S. Smith, “Biologically-inspired neural coding of sound onset for a musical sound classification task”, IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), San Jose, CA, USA.
  • (2011) T. Koickal, R. Latif, L. Gouveia, E. Mastropaolo, S. Wang, A. Hamilton, R. Cheung, M. J. Newton & L. S. Smith, “Design of a Spike Event Coded RGT Microphone for Neuromorphic Auditory Systems”, IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • (2007) M. J. Newton & D. M. Campbell, “Mechanical Response Studies of Real and Artificial Brass Players Lips”, International Symposium on Music Acoustics (ISMA), Barcelona.

Conference Contributions (abstract or poster only)

  • (2018) S. M. Thomas, M. J. Newton, & B. Hamilton, “A Comparative Study of Spatial Decoding Methods for Binaural Renderings in 3D Audio”, EURONOISE 2018.
  • (2015) M. J. Newton, J. Kenny, J. Chick, A. Lopez-Carromero, D. M. Campbell & J. Gilbert, “The Tintignac carnyx: An acoustical study of an early brasswind instrument”, J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 138 (3).
  • (2011) M. J. Newton & L. S. Smith, “Using spiking onset neurons and a recurrent neural network for sound identification”, J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 129 (4).
  • (2010) M. J. Newton & L. S. Smith, “Spiking onset neurons for sound identification”, Machine Listening Workshop, QMU London, UK.
  • (2007) M. J. Newton & R. Macdonald, “Applications of Particle Image Velocimetry to Musical Acoustics Research”, Scottish Fluid Mechanics Conference, St. Andrews, UK.
  • (2006) M. J. Newton & D. M. Campbell “An Experimental Study of the Airflow Through an In Vitro Model of Self-Oscillating Vocal Folds Using Particle Image Velocimetry”, Institute of Acoustics Conference, Southampton, UK.