Balàzs Bank was born in 1977 in Budapest, Hungary. He received his M.S. degree in electrical engineering in 2000 from the Budapest University of Technology and Economics. In the academic year 1999/2000, he was with the Laboratory of Acoustics and Audio Signal Processing, Helsinki University of Technology, completing his thesis as a Research Assistant within the “Sound Source Modeling” project. From October 2001 to April 2002, he held a Research Assistant position at the Department of Information Engineering, University of Padova within the EU project “MOSART Improving Human Potential.” He is currently studying for his Ph.D. degree at the Department of Measurement and Information Systems, Budapest University of Technology and Economics. He works on the physics-based sound synthesis of musical instruments, with a primary interest on the piano.
Biography Updated on 6 March 2003