Audio Research Labs

Dr. Schuyler Quackenbush founded Audio Research Labs in 2002, where he is CEO and principal consultant. You can download his CV here.


Dr. Quackenbush brings years of experience in research and technology development, including

  • More than 15 years as founder and CEO of ARL
  • More than 2 years as founder and Vice President of Audio Technology at Lightspeed Audio Labs
  • More than 15 years as Member of Technical Staff at AT&T Bell Laboratories
  • More than 22 years of participating in ISO/IEC standardization and more than 20 years as Chair of the MPEG Audio Subgroup (seeĀ MPEG).
  • Extensive experience as a patent expert witness
  • Numerous engineering consulting engagements for startups and established companies


Dr. Schuyler Quackenbush has been a professor at New York University Steinhardt School, Department of Music Technology for more than 5 years. At NYU he teaches two graduate-level courses. The syllabus for each course can be found here: