Fundamentals of Acoustics

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J. Wiley & Sons, 1962 - Architectural acoustics - 524 pages
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A clear treatment of the fundamental principles underlying the generation, transmission, & reception of acoustic waves & their application to numerous fields. Analyzes the various types of vibration of solid bodies & the propagation of sound waves through fluid media. The third edition features discussions of antiresonance concert hall acoustics, detection theory, canonical equations, normal mode propagation in the ocean, & environmental acoustics. Material on absorption, hearing, architectural acoustics, & underwater sound has been expanded & updated.

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