The makers of MP3 and AAC are expanding. Fraunhofer IIS has expanded its International Audio Laboratories Erlangen (AudioLabs), adding three professors and looking for “top scientists from around the world.”
All total, there are “more than 20 internationally renowned” scientists at AudioLabs conducting research and development in audio coding, audio signals analysis and perceptual spatial audio signal processing.
The lab builds on a relationship with the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg to conduct basic research and teaching to technology implementation for multimedia systems. Fraunhofer is providing a 10 year budget to fund AudioLabs.