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Acoustics is the interdisciplinary science that deals with the study of all mechanical waves in gases, liquids, and solids including vibration, sound, ultrasound and infrasound. (Wikipedia.org)






Conferences related to Acoustics

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2018 15th International Workshop on Advanced Motion Control (AMC)

1. Advanced Motion Control2. Haptics, Robotics and Human-Machine Systems3. Micro/Nano Motion Control Systems4. Intelligent Motion Control Systems5. Nonlinear, Adaptive and Robust Control Systems6. Motion Systems for Robot Intelligence and Humanoid Robotics7. CPG based Feedback Control, Morphological Control8. Actuators and Sensors in Motion System9. Motion Control of Aerial/Ground/Underwater Robots10. Advanced Dynamics and Motion Control11. Motion Control for Assistive and Rehabilitative Robots and Systems12. Intelligent and Advanced Traffic Controls13. Computer Vision in Motion Control14. Network and Communication Technologies in Motion Control15. Motion Control of Soft Robots16. Automation Technologies in Primary Industries17. Other Topics and Applications Involving Motion Dynamics and Control


2018 22nd International Microwave and Radar Conference (MIKON)

Antenna Design, Modeling & MeasurementsMicrowave Devices, Circuits & ComponentsMillimeter-wave & Terahertz TechnologyMicrowave Photonics, Circuits & SystemsRF, VHF & UHF TechnologyEM Field Theory & Numerical TechniquesMicrowave MeasurementsIndustrial, Scientific and Medical ApplicationsWireless Technology & ApplicationsElectromagnetic CompatibilitySpace & Satellite SystemsRadar TechnologyRadar Systems & ApplicationsRadar Signal ProcessingTracking & Data FusionRadar Imaging & Remote SensingNoise, MIMO & UWB RadarsMultistatic & Passive Radar Systems


2018 40th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC)

The conference program will consist of plenary lectures, symposia, workshops and invitedsessions of the latest significant findings and developments in all the major fields of biomedical engineering.Submitted papers will be peer reviewed. Accepted high quality papers will be presented in oral and postersessions, will appear in the Conference Proceedings and will be indexed in PubMed/MEDLINE


2018 European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC)

ECOC is the leading European conference in the field of optical communication, and one of the most prestigious and long-standing events in this field. Here, the latest progress in optical communication technologies will be reported in selected papers, keynotes, presentations and special symposia.Parallel to the scientific conference, the ECOC exhibition covers a wide range of optical communication products and services.Therefore, ECOC is open to a variety of interested participants like researchers and students, product developers, sales managers and telecommunication market developers. Every year this international forum attracts more than 1,000 scientists and researchers from research institutions and companies from across the world.


2018 IEEE Industry Applications Society Annual Meeting (IAS)

The Annual Meeting is a gathering of experts who work and conduct research in the industrial applications of electrical systems.


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Periodicals related to Acoustics

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Antennas and Propagation, IEEE Transactions on

Experimental and theoretical advances in antennas including design and development, and in the propagation of electromagnetic waves including scattering, diffraction and interaction with continuous media; and applications pertinent to antennas and propagation, such as remote sensing, applied optics, and millimeter and submillimeter wave techniques.


Applied Superconductivity, IEEE Transactions on

Contains articles on the applications and other relevant technology. Electronic applications include analog and digital circuits employing thin films and active devices such as Josephson junctions. Power applications include magnet design as well asmotors, generators, and power transmission


Audio, Speech, and Language Processing, IEEE Transactions on

Speech analysis, synthesis, coding speech recognition, speaker recognition, language modeling, speech production and perception, speech enhancement. In audio, transducers, room acoustics, active sound control, human audition, analysis/synthesis/coding of music, and consumer audio. (8) (IEEE Guide for Authors) The scope for the proposed transactions includes SPEECH PROCESSING - Transmission and storage of Speech signals; speech coding; speech enhancement and noise reduction; ...


Automatic Control, IEEE Transactions on

The theory, design and application of Control Systems. It shall encompass components, and the integration of these components, as are necessary for the construction of such systems. The word `systems' as used herein shall be interpreted to include physical, biological, organizational and other entities and combinations thereof, which can be represented through a mathematical symbolism. The Field of Interest: shall ...


Biomedical Engineering, IEEE Transactions on

Broad coverage of concepts and methods of the physical and engineering sciences applied in biology and medicine, ranging from formalized mathematical theory through experimental science and technological development to practical clinical applications.


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Xplore Articles related to Acoustics

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How to Adjust Room Acoustics to Multifunctional Use at Music Venues

[{u'author_order': 1, u'affiliation': u'Chair of Acoustics and Multimedia, Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, Wroclaw, Poland', u'full_name': u'Piotr Z. Kozlowski'}] 2018 Joint Conference - Acoustics, 2018

Multifunctional venues such as local culture centres have to be flexible to host many different kinds of concerts, theatre shows, and various other events. Additionally, many existing venues such as theatres, concert halls, and even opera houses need to present shows which are not typical for their purpose. This situation caused a strong need to change the acoustic parameters of ...


Computing room acoustics with CUDA - 3D FDTD schemes with boundary losses and viscosity

[{u'author_order': 1, u'affiliation': u'Acoustics and Fluid Dynamics Group/Music, University of Edinburgh, UK', u'full_name': u'Craig J. Webb'}, {u'author_order': 2, u'affiliation': u'Acoustics and Fluid Dynamics Group/Music, University of Edinburgh, UK', u'full_name': u'Stefan Bilbao'}] 2011 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 2011

In seeking to model realistic room acoustics, direct numerical simulation can be employed. This paper presents 3D Finite Difference Time Domain schemes that incorporate losses at boundaries and due to the viscosity of air. These models operate within a virtual room designed on a detailed floor plan. The schemes are computed at 44.1kHz, using large-scale data sets containing up to ...


Intelligent and adaptive acoustics in buildings via blind room acosutic parameter estimation

[{u'author_order': 1, u'affiliation': u'Acoustics Research Centre, School of Computing Science and Engineering, University of Salford, Greater Manchester, M5 4WT, UK', u'full_name': u'Francis F. Li'}] 2010 2nd International Conference on Computer Engineering and Technology, 2010

From an architectural acoustics perspective multi-purpose enclosures in buildings with variable and adaptive acoustics are difficult to achieve. However, such spaces may become more feasible using amplified sound with the aid of signal processing and blind room acoustic parameter estimation techniques. The paper proposes the use of room acoustic parameters extracted from received speech or music to determine the amount ...


Average output SNR of the multichannel Wiener filter using statistical room acoustics

[{u'author_order': 1, u'affiliation': u'University of Oldenburg, Department of Medical Physics and Acoustics - Signal Processing Group', u'full_name': u'Toby Christian Lawin-Ore'}, {u'author_order': 2, u'affiliation': u'University of Oldenburg, Department of Medical Physics and Acoustics - Signal Processing Group', u'full_name': u'Simon Doclo'}] 2013 IEEE Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics, 2013

The performance of the multi-channel Wiener filter (MWF), which is often used for noise reduction in speech enhancement applications, depends on the noise field and on the acoustic transfer functions (ATFs) between the desired source and the microphone array. Recently, using statistical room acoustics an analytical expression for the spatially averaged output SNR, given the relative distance between the source ...


Directional source modeling in wave-based room acoustics simulation

[{u'author_order': 1, u'affiliation': u'University of Edinburgh, Acoustics and Audio Group, Edinburgh, UK', u'full_name': u'Stefan Bilbao'}, {u'author_order': 2, u'affiliation': u'University of Edinburgh, Acoustics and Audio Group, Edinburgh, UK', u'full_name': u'Brian Hamilton'}] 2017 IEEE Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics (WASPAA), 2017

Wave-based modeling in room acoustics and virtualisation applications constitutes an alternative to geometric or ray-based approaches; finite difference time domain (FDTD) methods, defined over regular grids, are an excellent match to parallel architectures. Acoustic sources are typically included as monopoles or collections of monopoles, realised, in an FDTD setting, as a forcing of a single grid point. This paper is ...


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  • Cognitive Acoustics: A Way to Extend the Lifetime of Underwater Acoustic Sensor Networks

    This chapter contains sections titled:The Concept of Cognitive AcousticsUnderwater Acoustic Communication ChannelSome Distinct Features of Cognitive AcousticsFundamentals of Reinforcement LearningAn Application Scenario: Underwater Acoustic Sensor NetworksNumerical ResultsConclusionAcknowledgementsReferences

  • Acoustics Goes Back to War: Mass Mobilization and Remilitarization of Acoustics Research

    On 30 January 1933, Adolf Hitler was sworn in as chancellor of Germany by President Paul von Hindenburg. This date marks the National Socialist Machtergreifung (seizure of power) and the end of the politically and economically unstable Weimar Republic. In this chapter, I explore the connections between acoustics, the attempt of the NSDAP (National Socialist German Workers Party) to control various soundscapes, and its ideology and practices.

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  • Chapter 18: Growth of the Acoustical Sciences: The Acoustics Laboratory

    This chapter contains sections titled: Toward a New Theoretical Basis, Planning the New Acoustics Laboratory, Research Activities, 1946–1958

  • Acoustics and Electricity Research

    This chapter contains sections titled: * Sources and Recommended Reading ]]>

  • Room Acoustics

    This chapter contains sections titled:IntroductionSound WavesSound Waves in RoomsRoom Acoustics as a Component in Speech SystemsExercises

  • TLM in Vibration and Acoustics

    This chapter contains sections titled: * Torsional Waves * Sound Waves This chapter contains sections titled: * References ]]>

  • Acoustics

    This chapter contains sections titled:Physical Aspect of SoundSpeech SignalsHuman Perception of SoundThe Acoustic EnvironmentRecording Techniques and Sensor ConfigurationSummary and Further ReadingPrincipal Symbols

  • Theoretical Preliminaries of Acoustics

    This chapter gives a brief review of the acoustics necessary for acoustic array signal processing. In particular, two approaches of representing the sound field are described. Remarks are made on the ill-posedness associated with inverse problems.

  • Musical Instrument Acoustics

    This chapter contains sections titled:IntroductionSequence of Steps in a Plucked or Bowed String InstrumentVibrations of the Bowed StringFrequency‐Response Measurements of the Bridge of a ViolinVibrations of the Body of String InstrumentsRadiation Pattern of Bowed String InstrumentsSome Considerations in Piano DesignThe Trumpet, Trombone, French Horn, and TubaExercises



Standards related to Acoustics

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American National Standard Letter Symbols and Abbreviations for Quantities Used in Acoustics

To establish a standard set of letter symbols for quantities used in the science and technology of acoustics: also to establish standard abbreviations for a number of acoustical levels and related measures that are in common use. The science and technology of acoustics include sound, ultrasound, and infrasound in all media: gases, especially air; liquids, especially water; and solids are ...


IEEE Standard for the Application of Free Field Acoustic Reference to Telephony Measurements

This standard provides the techniques and rationale for referencing acoustic telephony measurements to the free field. It applies to ear related measurements such as receive, sidetone and overall.


IEEE Standard Method for Determining Objective Loudness Ratings of Telephone Connections

The procedures given in this standard may be used for determining the loudness rating of partial and complete telephone connections. For complete telephone connections, comprising overall and sidetone transmission paths, the procedures involve measurement of acoustic input and output pressures. For partial telephone connectiond comprising transmitting, receiving, or connection paths, the procedures involve measurement of acoustics pressures and electric voltages.


IEEE Standard Method for Measuring Transmission Performance of Handsfree Telephone Sets

Techniques for objective measurement of electroacoustic and voice switching characteristics of analog and digital handsfree telephone sets.



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