Brandon Morton


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Bio:


I am a PhD student working in Dr. Youngmoo Kim's lab (MET-Lab). I graduated from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County in 2009. My interests include predicting and modeling influence between musicians.


Education:


  • B.S. Computer Engineering - University of Maryland, Baltimore County - 2009
  • M.S. Electrical Engineering - Drexel University - 2011


Research Projects:



Publications:


  • Schmidt, E. M., Prockup, M., Scott, J., Dolhansky, B., Morton, B. and Kim, Y. E. (2012). Relating perceptual and feature space invariances in music emotion recognition. Proceedings of the International Symposium on Computer Music Modeling and Retrieval, London, U.K.: CMMR. [PDF]

  • Scott, J., Schmidt, E. M., Prockup, M., Morton, B. and Kim, Y. E. (2012). Predicting time-varying musical emotion distributions from multi-track audio. Proceedings of the International Symposium on Computer Music Modeling and Retrieval, London, U.K.: CMMR. [PDF]

  • Batula, A. M., Morton, B. G., Migneco, R., Prockup, M., Schmidt, E. M., Grunberg, D. K., Kim, Y. E., and Fontecchio, A. K. (2012). Music Technology as an Introduction to STEM. Proceedings of the 2012 ASEE Annual Conference, San Antonio, Texas: [PDF]

  • Speck, J. A., Schmidt, E. M., Morton, B. G., and Kim, Y. E. (2011). A comparative study of collaborative vs. traditional annotation methods. Proceedings of the 2011 International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference, Miami, Florida: ISMIR. [PDF]

  • Kim, Y. E., Batula, A. M., Migneco, R., Richardson, P., Dolhansky, B., Grunberg, D., Morton, B., Prockup, M., Schmidt, E. M., and Scott, J. (2011). Teaching STEM concepts through music technology and DSP. Proceedings of the 14th IEEE Digital Signal Processing Workshop and 6th IEEE Signal Processing Education Workshop, Sedona, AZ: DSP/SPE. [PDF]

  • Kim, Y. E., Schmidt, E. M., Migneco, R., Morton, B. G., Richardson, P., Scott, J., Speck, J. A. and Turnbull, D. (2010). Music emotion recognition: a state of the art review. Proceedings of the 2010 International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference, Utrecht, Netherlands: ISMIR. [PDF]

  • Scott, J., Migneco, R., Morton, B., Hahn, C. M., Difenbach, P. and Kim, Y. E. (2010). An audio processing library for MIR application development in Flash. Proceedings of the 2010 International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference, Utrecht, Netherlands: ISMIR. [PDF]

  • Morton, B. G., Speck, J. A., Schmidt, E. M., and Kim, Y. E. (2010). Improving music emotion labeling using human computation. Proceedings of the ACM SIGKDD Workshop on Human Computation, Washington, D.C.: HCOMP [PDF]