19th International Conference
on Digital Audio Effects
September 5–9, 2016
Brno, Czech Republic

Welcome to the 19th International Conference on Digital Audio Effects (DAFx-16)

Brno University of Technology

Brno, Czech Republic, September 5–9, 2016

The DAFx 2016 Local Organizing Committee would like to welcome you to the 19th International Conference on Digital Audio Effects, hosted at the Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic. DAFx-16 is organized by the Brno University of Technology, and the Signal Processing Laboratory.


© 2016 Dominik Kovac / Brno University of Technology

DAFx-16 in Brno is now history. Thank you all for your great contributions to the conference. See you in Edinburgh 2017!

Best paper Awards

DAFx-16 wishes to congratulate the winners of the Best paper awards. Extended versions of first three prize-winning papers are invited to be published in Applied Sciences - Open Access Journal without publishing fees.

1st prize

Non-Linear Identification of an Electric Guitar Pickup
Antonin Novak, Leo Guadagnin, Bertrand Lihoreau, Pierrick Lotton, Emmanuel Brasseur and Laurent Simon

Prize: Native Instruments Komplete 11 Ultimate software bundle

2nd prize

Directivity Patterns Controlling the Auditory Source Distance
Florian Wendt, Matthias Frank and Franz Zotter

Prize: Steinberg Cubase 8.5 + Audified STA Effects

3rd prize

The Fender Bassman 5F6-A Family of Preamplifier Circuits—A Wave Digital Filter Case Study
Ross Dunkel, Maximilian Rest, Kurt Werner, Mike Olsen and Julius Smith

Prize: Steinberg Wavelab 9

4th prize

A Real-Time Synthesis Oriented Tanpura Model
Maarten van Walstijn, Jamie Bridges and Sandor Mehes

Prize: iZotope $600 voucher to any iZotope product

5th prize

Signal-Matched Power-Complementary Cross-Fading and Dry-Wet Mixing
Marco Fink, Martin Holters and Udo Zölzer

Prize: Soundtoys 5


Supported by:

Brno University of Technology Signal Processing Laboratory Applied Sciences
The Technical Museum in Brno Orlí Street Theatre / Musically Dramatic Lab of the Janáček Academy of Music and Performing Arts in Brno MBC



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Our generous sponsors:

AVT Group iZotope Steinberg
Ableton Native Instruments Soundtoys