Projects IPEM

IPEM is a research institute for systematical musicology with many international projects researching this domain, both as a coordinator and participant.

Ongoing Projects

FERARI: Feedback system for a more engaging, rewarding and activiting rhythmic interaction (2018-2022)

CONBOTS [CONnected through roBOTS]: physically coupling humans to boost handwriting and music learning (2019-2023)

ASIL-MINARD Innovatieve Partnerprojecten IDLab/IPEM and Minard Schouwburg (2021-2022)

Improving group musical experiences in virtual reality, using a biofeedback control system (2020-2026)

Human rhythmic interaction in healthy and clinical populations (2019-2023)

PaPiOM: Patronen in toonhoogteorganizatie in muziek (2020-2024)

Participatief en creatief musiceren in digitaalverrijkte muzikale omgevingen (2019-2023)

Expressieve momenten in digitaal toegevoegde muziekrealiteiten (2018-2023)

Practicing Odin Teatret’s Archive (2021-2026)


Finished Projects

Nano4Sports: interreg (2017-2019)

MuRJA: Mobility Grant for a Lille-Ghent joint project: Musical Rhythm in Joint Action: psychological and neurophysiological bases for real-time interpersonal synchronization (2019-2020)

Lower Impact Runner: Valorization of the “Lower Impact Runner” (2019-2021)

Expressive music interaction: Methusalem II (2015 - 2021)

Expressive Moments: Expressive moments in augmented music realities (2018-2021)

Music Instruments: Music instruments from new material (2016-2020)   

POPHARS: Drugs at the festivals: Perceptions of prevention-, harm reduction-, care-, and law enforcement strategies (2018-2021)

Beathealth: BeatHealth - Health and Wellness on the Beat (2013 - 2016)

E-cir: EARLI Centre for Innovative Research (2013 - 2017)

Capturing dance movements: Research Into New Possibilities of Digital Media for Dance Analysis (2012 - 2016)

Expressive timing: Foundations of expressive timing control in music (2014 - 2018)

Multimodal textures: Sensing and controlling multimodal textures in multimedia environments (2011-..)

E-poly: Center for advanced polymer-based micro-systems and applications (2008-..)

EMCOMETECCA: Embodied Music Cognition and Mediation Technologies for Cultural/Creative Applications - Methusalem I (2008 - 2014)

TIMELY: Time in the Mental Activity: theoretical,
 perspectives (2009 - 2014)

CIM: Cochlear Implant Music (2009 - 2014)

EBRAMUS: Europe, Brain and Music: New perspectives for stimulating cognitive and sensory processes (2009 - 2013)

TEXTIEL MOBIEL (2009 - 2012)

BIR&D: Belgian Industrial Research and Development - Music game with LED shirt (2009 - 2010)

MEFEMCO: Methodological Foundations of Embodied Music Cognition (2008 - 2011)

POFADEAM: Preservation and On-line Fruition of the Audio Documents from the European Archives of Ethnic Music (2005 - 2006)

MELO: Muzikale Electronische LeerObjecten (2005 - 2006)

GOASEMA: Semantic description of musical audio (2004 - 2010)

DEMCO: New methods for the DEscription of Musical COntent (2004 - 2007)

S2S^2: Sound to Sense, Sense to Sound (2004 - 2007)

DEKKMA: Digitalization of the Ethnomusicological Sound Archive of the Royal Museum for Central Africa (2003-2007)

CONGAS: Gesture Controlled Audio Systems (2003 - 2007)

MAMI: Musical Audio-Mining ("Query by Humming") (2001 - 2005)

MEGA: Multisensory Expressive Gesture Applications (2000 - 2003)

ARCHIVE PROJECT: Conservation and digitization of the IPEM-archive (2000 - 2003)

SPEAC: Sensitive Processing of Artistic Content

IPEM Toolbox: An open source auditory toolbox for perception-based music analysis (1998 - 2003)