Just thought I'd ask that, as it is a field that doesn't seem to be discussed much. (at least on the net)
At the moment I'm (very slowly) doing an engineering degree through the OU and from the little I've heard about, it sounds fascinating. I'd like to find out a bit more about it and find out how one would go about getting into it...
I digress. I've come across these 2 articles:
There's also a school, Technical Uni of Delft, in The Netherlands that teaches it:
And all of a sudden I've realised that there's a whole world of people who design the sounds of button clicks on coffee machines, car door closing thunks, toaster pop up sounds etc...
Just an open question to anyone out there: 'What do you know about it?'