Mitsuko Aramaki received the Ph.D. degree from the Aix-Marseille University, Marseille, France, in 2003, for her work on analysis and synthesis of impact sounds using physical and perceptual approaches. She is currently a researcher at the National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS). She has been working at the Institut de Neurosciences Cognitives de la Méditerranée (Marseille, France) from 2006 to 2011 and since 2012, she joined the Laboratoire de Mécanique et d’Acoustique (Marseille, France). Her research mainly focused on sound modeling, perceptual and cognitive aspects of timbre, neuroscience methods and multimodal interactions in the context of virtual/augmented reality. She is a member of the CMMR (Computer Music Multidisciplinary Research) steering committee and is regularly involved in the chair panel of the conference.