Mariana Seiça

Mariana Seiça is an audiovisual designer, with a Bachelor and Master's Degree in Design and Multimedia in the University of Coimbra. She is currently a PhD student at the same institution, enrolled in the Doctoral Program in Information Science and Technology, as well as a teaching assistant in both Bachelor and Master degree courses.

She is a research member of the Computational Design and Visualization Lab, with her research focusing on sound as a communication tool. Her research themes include Sound Design, Human-Computer Interaction and Computational Design, with a particular interest in the Sonification and Computational Music fields, where she embraces her enthusiasm for musical forms.

ORCID: 0000-0001-5450-5459
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Related projects


#ESSYS* Happening




Sonus Populi: Installation at “Dar a Ouvir”


Best Paper Award – CMMR 2017

In Proceedings

  • M. Seiça, L. Roque, P. Martins, and A. F. Cardoso, “Contrasts and Similarities between Two Audio Research Communities in Evaluating Auditory Artefacts,” in Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Audio Mostly, New York, NY, USA, 2020, p. 183–190.

  • M. Seiça, P. Martins, L. Roque, and A. F. Cardoso, “A Sonification Experience to Portray the Sounds of Portuguese Consumption Habits,” in Proceedings of the 25th International Conference on Auditory Display (ICAD 2019), 2019.

  • M. Seiça, A. Rodrigues, A. F. Cardoso, P. Martins, and P. Machado, “Computer Generation and Perception Evaluation of Music-Emotion Associations,” in 14th International Symposium on Computer Music Multidisciplinary Research, Marseille, France, October 14-18, 2019, 2019, p. 789.

  • M. Seiça, R. B. Lopes, P. Martins, and A. F. Cardoso, “Sonifying Twitter’s Emotions Through Music,” in Music Technology with Swing – 13th International International Symposium on Computer Music Multidisciplinary Research, CMMR 2017, Matosinhos, Portugal, September 25-28, 2017, Revised Selected Papers, 2017, pp. 586-608.