Thomas Hermann, Andy Hunt, John G. Neuhoff
The chapter provides a brief introduction to Sonification and Auditory Display, and suggests a vision on where sonification could be in 50 years. Finally the chapter explains the organization of the material in this volume and provides suggestions how to use the book and the media files.
Download the chapter: TheSonificationHandbook-chapter1 (PDF, 868k)
The chapter does not include any sound examples.