Affiliation: Georgia Institute of Technology
Ian Clester composes music and programs. His research interests include the design of languages, environments, and tools for composing and performing music with computational or generative aspects. His performance practice includes electric guitar and live coding, and he is a founding member of the MIT Laptop Ensemble. His work has been recognized with best paper (Web Audio Conference 2022) and best poster (Audio Mostly 2021) awards. He received his B.Sc. in EECS and music and his M.Eng. in EECS from MIT, and he is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in music technology at Georgia Tech.