Dr Louis McCallum

Staff details

Position Associate Lecturer / Post Doctoral Researcher
Department Computing
Email l.mccallum (@gold.ac.uk)
Twitter @louismccallum
Dr Louis McCallum

With a background in music and robotics, Louis has been at Goldsmiths since 2017, researching interactive machine learning with motion sensors, as well as AI for musicians. Since 2019 he has been teaching both undergraduate and Master's courses in machine learning for creative practice. Louis performs using machine learning systems, and also builds AI software for other artists, most recently Actress's Young Paint project.

Qualifications

  • PhD, Media & Arts Technology, Queen Mary, University of London. Friend Me Your Ears: A Musical Approach to Human-Robot Relationships
  • BSc Music Informatics, University of Sussex

Research Interests

  • Music and AI
  • Social and musical robotics

Publications

Conference or Workshop Item

Grierson, Mick; Yee-King, Matthew; McCallum, Louis; Kiefer, Chris and Zbyszynski, Michael. 2019. 'Contemporary Machine Learning for Audio and Music Generation on the Web: Current Challenges and Potential Solutions'. In: ICMC/NYCEMF 2019. New York, United States 16-23 June 2019.

McCallum, Louis and Fiebrink, Rebecca. 2019. 'Supporting Feature Engineering in End-User Machine Learning'. In: CHI 2019 Workshop on Emerging Perspectives in Human-Centered Machine Learning. Glasgow, United Kingdom 4 May 2019.