Audio Engineering and Sound Design

Guitar Electronics 0

Guitar Electronics

In the Coursera course this week, we are talking about guitar amps and pickups. Now, there is intense debate about the effect of individual components in a guitar signal path, but there are a...

The Noise Toaster Build 0

The Noise Toaster Build

The Noise toaster build is an interesting one. For sure. After tackling the main board I can say, with confidence, this is the most complicated electronics project I’ve tackled on my own. There is...

Noise Toaster Topology 1

Noise Toaster Topology

This is the first post I will be doing that actually covers the Noise Toaster Analog Synthesizer that I will be building for the final product of this independent study. I’ll start with the...

Resonance 3

Resonance

This week, I learned more about resonance and how parameters affect resonance. For example, lets use a guitar. There are a few parameters we can adjust to change the resonance of the guitar. The...

Synthesizer Topology 0

Synthesizer Topology

In this post, I will discuss the topology of a standard synthesizer, and the way all the individual components come together to produce sound. I will be using VCV rack, a free, open source,...

Kirchoff’s and Ohm’s Law 0

Kirchoff’s and Ohm’s Law

Welcome to the first post of this blog. As my independent study was recently officially approved by the Academic Committee, I have really began digging into my content, starting with the Coursera course. The...