B.E.S.T. Library Question of the Month

Miami University student competitors who submit the correct answers will be included in a drawing at the end of the month. The student competitor whose name is picked in the drawing is the winner. The winner will receive a $20 gift certificate for the Miami University Bookstore!
Question of the Month
What Indian-American audio engineer, who is best known for his eponymous company that sells speakers, headphones, and earbuds, died on July 12 of this year?
This same engineer and his company engaged actively in the scientific study of sound perception. What is the name for this field of study?
Where would you find the nearest retail location for this man's company?
Submit your answers to: clarkejb@miamioh.edu