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    • Music, Mind and Meaning 

      Minsky, Marvin (1981-02-01)
      Speculating about cognitive aspects of listening to music, this essay discusses: how metric regularity and thematic repetition might involve representation frames and memory structures, how the result of listening might ...
    • Music, mind, and mouth : exploring the interaction between music and flavor perception 

      Wang, Qian (Qian Janice) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2013)
      This thesis presents a study of how hearing and taste can influence each other, how this interaction can be measured, and how the results can be used to design new, powerful, immersive experiences. The goal of the thesis ...
    • Music-listening systems 

      Scheirer, Eric David (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2000)
      When human listeners are confronted with musical sounds, they rapidly and automatically orient themselves in the music. Even musically untrained listeners have an exceptional ability to make rapid judgments about music ...
    • music21: A Toolkit for Computer-Aided Musicology and Symbolic Music Data 

      Cuthbert, Michael Scott; Ariza, Christopher T. (International Society for Music Information Retrieval, 2010-08)
      Music21 is an object-oriented toolkit for analyzing, searching, and transforming music in symbolic (score- based) forms. The modular approach of the project allows musicians and researchers to write simple scripts rapidly ...
    • Musical form in non-narrative video 

      Sebring, Ellen Irene (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1986)
      "Musical Form in Non- Narrative Video" explores musical structure as a model for visual form over time, specifically in the creation of artistic video. Video is a medium in which sound and image coexist at the source as ...
    • Musical interfaces : design and construction of physical manipulatives for musical composition 

      Wan, Elysa (Elysa Q.) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2007)
      Currently, musical composition is considered to be a high-level skill that is inaccessible to young children. There is a "high floor" for children who want to create a piece of music because they must learn a way of recording ...
    • The musical setting of text in Cantata no. 140 by J.S. Bach. 

      Malin, Laura (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1971)
    • Musical sound information : musical gestures and embedding synthesis 

      Métois, Eric (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1997)
    • Musical variations from a chaotic mapping 

      Dabby, Diana S. (Diana Stephanie) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology., 1995)
    • Musical variations from a chaotic mapping 

      Dabby, Diana S. (Diana Stephanie) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1995)
    • A musical wearable : integrating electronics into clothing 

      Yang, Yang, S.B. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2011)
      This project is an art project and a science project. Traditional forms of art - music, dance, fashion - are integrated with new technologies - electronics and software - to create an item of clothing, or "wearable", which ...
    • MusicBox : navigating the space of your music 

      Lillie, Anita Shen (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2008)
      Navigating increasingly large personal music libraries is commonplace. Yet most music browsers do not enable their users to explore their collections in a guided and manipulable fashion, often requiring them to have a ...
    • MusicGrip: A Writing Instrument for Music Control 

      Gong, Nan-wei; Laibowitz, Mathew Joel; Paradiso, Joseph A. (New Interfaces for Musical Expression, 2009)
      In this project, we have developed a real-time writing instrument for music control. The controller, MusicGrip, can capture the subtle dynamics of the user’s grip while writing or drawing and map this to musical control ...
    • Musicpainter : a collaborative composing environment 

      Li, Wu-Hsi (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2008)
      This thesis presents the design and implementation of Musicpainter, a networked graphical composing environment that encourages sharing and collaboration within the composing process. Instead of building a computer-assisted ...
    • Musings on Deep Learning: Properties of SGD 

      Zhang, Chiyuan; Liao, Qianli; Rakhlin, Alexander; Sridharan, Karthik; Miranda, Brando; e.a. (Center for Brains, Minds and Machines (CBMM), 2017-04-04)
      [previously titled "Theory of Deep Learning III: Generalization Properties of SGD"] In Theory III we characterize with a mix of theory and experiments the generalization properties of Stochastic Gradient Descent in ...
    • Must . . . stay . . . strong! 

      von Fintel, Kai; Gillies, Anthony S. (Springer Netherlands, 2010-05)
      It is a recurring matra that epistemic must creates a statement that is weaker than the corresponding flat-footed assertion: It must be raining vs. It’s raining. Contrary to classic discussions of the phenomenon such as ...
    • Must linear algebra be block cyclic? : and other explorations into the expressivity of data parallel and task parallel languages 

      Sundaresh, Harish Peruvamba (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2007)
      Prevailing Parallel Linear Algebra software block cyclically distributes data across its processors for good load balancing and communication between its nodes. The block cyclic distribution schema characterized by cyclic ...
    • Mutable data representations for lightweight publishing and curation 

      Ostler, Scott B (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2009)
      Web site authors frequently exhibit collections of structured data that visitors can contribute to, using specialized interfaces. Website authors also desire powerful tools for managing their website's data, so they can ...
    • Mutable mechanics in biomaterials : a study of trichocyte keratin and Nvjp-1 protein 

      Chou, Chia-Ching, Ph. D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2015)
      Disulfide bonds and metal-coordination bonds serve as flexible connections on account of their variable bond strengths in different chemical environments. Both bonds can act as an effective switch to stabilize or weaken a ...
    • Mutagenesis and genotoxicity of the major DNA adduct of Cis-diamminedichloroplatinum(II) 

      Bradley, Lisa Jolene Naser, 1957- (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1991)