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Who we are

Dr Mark Bassett PhD, MDesSc(Audio Design)(Hons), GCert(Teach), MAES
Founder / Lead Developer & Researcher

Zipper Noise® was founded in Jan 2018 by Dr Mark Bassett.

Dr Mark Bassett is an experienced academic director, lecturer, mastering engineer and acoustician, with high-level international academic management and lecturing experience in Australian, UK, US and UAE Higher Education systems. He is the Director of Academic Quality Assurance, Licensed Territories, for the SAE Institute's campuses in Amman, Belgrade, Bucharest, Bogotá, Cape Town, Dubai, Jakarta, Johannesburg, and Mexico City. He is also a Senior Lecturer in SAE Australia's Masters of Creative Industries program where he teaches several postgraduate classes on programming audio applications within the Max software environment. Mark's professional audio experience includes running a successful acoustic consultancy business and working for over eight years as a Mastering Engineer at Australia's largest mastering studio, Turtlerock Mastering.

For more information, please visit http://audio.education

Our Mission

To develop audio engineering education technologies that are informed by research and industry-tested best practice.

Recent Work

SAE Parametric Equaliser Training

Apple App Store Top 140 Free Education Apps

SAE Parametric Equaliser Training is an OSX-based technical ear training application designed to teach users to identify the centre frequency of a parametric equaliser applied to any imported audio files.

  • OSX-based, distributed via Apple App Store.
  • 3,500 downloads within the first 12 months of release.
  • Over 10,000 downloads to date.
  • 5-star rating.
  • Ranked #138 in Free Education Apps in the Apple App Store.
  • Read more at http://technicalear.training

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