Markus Noisternig studied audio engineering and acoustics at the Graz University of Technology (TUG), and computer music composition at the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz (KUG). He obtained his doctorate in acoustics, audio signal processing, and psychoacoustics with honors.
Markus Noisternig is Head of Musical Research and Researcher in Acoustics and Audio Signal Processing in the Acoustics and Cignitive Spaces Research Team of the STMS Lab of IRCAM, CNRS, Sorbonne University and the French Ministry of Culture. Markus is Senior Lecturer at the Institute of Electronic Music and Acoustics (IEM) of the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz (KUG), Austria. and lectures at the Ecole Supérieure d’Art et de Design in Mans (ESAD TALM) in Le Mans and the École nationale supérieure Louis-Lumière (ENS Louis-Lumière) in Paris.
Markus Noisternig bridges the fields of experimental music and scientific research in immersive 3-D audio, and is widely known for his works at the intersection of artistic creativity and scientific discovery. As an artist and performer of electronic music, he has participated in numerous collaborative projects with well-known composers and ensembles of New Music, which have performed in key European and international festivals.