|Acoustics, Ultrasound and Vibration
The field of acoustics, because it is so diverse, offers many different career opportunities.
Consulting and educational services in: acoustics; shock and vibration; signal processing; and dynamic data acquisition and analysis.
Document on the relationship between loud noise and ear damage, with particular reference to young people and loud music.
Sound as a tool to study the ocean environment. How zooplankton scatter sound and models to predict plankton populations in the wild.
Dan Russell, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Applied Physics at Kettering University in Flint, MI
Opinions on using sound as a weapon.
Side Scan Sonar and Ocean Exploration.
Internet version of Chapter 1 of The Theory of Sound by Lord Rayleigh (published in 1877). Chapter 1 is an introduction to acoustics which reveals Rayleigh's strong interest in musical acoustics and the Helmholtz resonator. One or two slight errors are apparent and there are minor inaccuracies in the table of musical note frequencies.
Glenbrook South Physics Home Page.
The physics classroom