Presentation by Johan Fagerlönn at Transportforum conference

21 January, 2010 - 07:55

The Interactive Institute Sonic Studio researcher Johan Fagerlönn presented his research at the conference Transportforum, held in Linköping Jaunary 13–14. Johan’s presentation “Critical warning signals that distracts the driver?” covered the emotional aspects of sound and the effects it has on drivers in a demanding traffic situation. Since the start of the project "Sound design for better traffic safety" Johan Fagerlönn has studied how different sound can support the driver as well as distract the driver.The Transportforum conference is the largest Scandinavian conference where researchers and representatives from the transport sector get together and it is organized by Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute. This year it gathered about 1700 participants.