Thomas Bjørnsten, PhD, is a post-doctoral researcher at the School of Culture and Communication, Aarhus University, Denmark. His research is currently focused on data and sensemaking in experimental practices of visualization and sonification. He is editor of SoundEffects – An Interdisciplinary Journal of Sound and Experience and co-editor of The Nordic Journal of Aesthetics. Recent publications include: “From Particle Data to Particular Sounds: Reflections on The Affordances of Contemporary Sonification Practices” in Journal of Sonic Studies, 2015, vol. 10.  Contact: aesttbk[at]dac.au.dk