Fabio Morreale, PhD

Postdoctoral research assistant at
Queen Mary University of London

I am a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Queen Mary University of London. I received my PhD at the University of Trento in January 2015 after successfully defending my thesis "Designing New Experiences of Music Making". I hold an MS in computer science and an MS in biomedical data processing.

Research Interests

  • Musical instrument design and evaluation
  • Musical metacreation
  • Artificial Intelligence in Art
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Algorithmic Composition

Publications

Professional Activities

Conference activities

  • Local Chair, 10th ACM Italian SIGCHI Chapter (CHItaly) 2013
  • Demo Chair, Audio Mostly 2017
  • SV Chair, 12th International Conference on the Design of Cooperative Systems (COOP) 2016
  • Session Chair, XXI Colloquio di Informatica Musicale 2016
  • AC Member, ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems Late Breaking Work, 2016, 2017
  • AC Member, Audio Mostly 2017
  • PC Member, 12th ACM International Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces (AVI), 2014
  • PC Member, 12th International Conference on the Design of Cooperative Systems (COOP), 2016
  • PC Member, COOP 2016 Interactive Experiences, 2016
  • PC Member, XXI Colloquio di Informatica Musicale, 2016
  • PC Member, Workshop on Ubiquitous games and gamification for promoting behavior change and wellbeing @ CHItaly, 2013

Technical reviewer

  • Reviewer, International Journal of Human-Computer Studies - Elsevier, from 2014
  • Reviewer, Journal of Multimedia Tools and Applications - Springer, from 2016
  • Reviewer, Journal of Music and Dance, from 2015
  • Reviewer, PeerJ Computer Science Journal, from 2015
  • Reviewer, ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, from 2012
  • Reviewer, New Interfaces For Musical Expression, from 2016
  • Reviewer, ACM International Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces, from 2012
  • Reviewer, Sound and Music Computing Conference, from 2013
  • Reviewer, International Computer Music Conference, from 2014

Invited talks

  • Design Factors Promoting Community Formation, University of Trento (Italy) - January 12th 2017
  • Designing for flow, Galleria Civica - Trento (Italy), January 11th 2017
  • Designing new experiences of music making, KTH - Stockholm (Sweden), March 20th 2015

Students

Master students

  • Fani Jasmine Bahar - University of Trento, Research Co-supervisor, Summer 2013 - Spring 2014. - Digital Music Instrument: Analyzing Hand Gesture to Understand Hand Movement towards Music Parameters
  • Bhupen Oli - University of Trento, Research Co-supervisor, Winter 2012 - Winter 2013. - Influencing Musical Elements using Gestures: A study on understanding users need for interactive music creation using gestures

Undergraduate students

  • Raul Masu - Conservatory of Music of Trento, Research Co-supervisor, Summer 2014 - Summer 2015. -
  • Alan Ramponi - University of Trento, Research Co-supervisor, Fall 2013 - Spring 2015. - Progettazione concettuale di una piattaforma interattiva per l’educazione musicale
  • Leonardo Lanzinger - University of Trento, Research Co-supervisor, Fall 2013 - Summer 2014. - Prototyping and evaluation of the Leap Motion as a musical controller
  • Anna Berton - University of Trento, Research Co-supervisor, Spring 2013 - Summer 2014. - Affidabilità di dati comportamentali nell'interazione con installazioni artistiche
  • Jiří Troup - Czech Technical University in Prague, Research Reviewer, Summer 2014. - Generative Music Techniques
  • Maria Teresa Chietera, University of Trento, Research Co-supervisor, Spring 2013 - Winter 2013. - Designing Visual Feedback for an Interactive Installation
  • Valentina Caforio - University of Trento, Research Co-supervisor, Winter 2012 - Summer 2013. - Behaviour Understanding of the Visitors of The Music Room Through Video Analysis
  • Riccardo Rigo - University of Trento, Research Co-supervisor, Winter 2012 - Summer 2013. - Design of an Interface for Emotion-Based Semi-Automatic Composition of Soundtracks

Contact me

Send me an email

Please, write me at
f.morreale @ qmul.ac.uk

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