Name and sirname of the Academic:

Taylan Özdemir

Title, Department:

Assoc. Prof. Dr. / Music Technology Department

Areas of Study:

Music Production, Recoding, Mixing, Mastering, Multi-dimensional Sound, Sound for film

Bachelor’s degree/Masters/ Doctorate:

Doctorate: Music, İTÜ, 2015;
Master of Arts: Music, İTÜ, 2008;
Bachelor’s Degree: Oil and Natural Gas Engineering, ODTÜ, 2004

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He received his Master’s and PhD degrees from Istanbul Technical University Dr. Erol Üçer Centre for Advanced Studies in Music (MIAM). In 2015, he completed his PhD dissertation titled “The Role of Sound Design in Filmic Narration: Case Studies from Cinema of Turkey after 2000”. He worked as a recording, mixing or mastering engineer in many local and international album releases. Besides music production, he is also working in the field of Film Sound, Surround and 3D Sound, Sound Design, Sound and Perception. He is currently a faculty member at ITU Turkish Music State Conservatory Music Technology Department.