Bruce Wiggins

Bruce Wiggins

Sound Engineer - United Kingdom

Dr Bruce Wiggins graduated with a 1st class honours in Music Technology and Audio System Design from the University of Derby in 1999.  His interest in audio signal processing spurred him to continue at Derby completing his Ph.D. entitled “An Investigation into the Real-time Manipulation and Control of 3D Sound Fields” in 2004 where he solved the problem of generating Ambisonic decoders for irregular speaker arrays and optimisation using HRTF data.  Bruce’s research into Ambisonics has been featured as an impact case study in the national Research Excellence Framework 2014 and his freely available Ambisonic tools continue to be used internationally.