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EP 485: Acoustic Testing & Modeling: Home

Course guide to help students start research for their tuning fork assignment.

Course Textbooks

Acoustic Testing + Modeling

This course combines testing and measurement in the Acoustics Laboratory, modeling approaches including the finite element method, and exposure to textbook and journal literature to explore basic phenomena in acoustics.

-EP 485 Acoustic Testing + Modeling Syllabus, Winter 2017, Ron Kumon, PhD

Tuning Forks

Below, a super slo-mo video of a tuning fork splashing water. Because it's cool. Watch the whole video here.

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Head of Research & Discovery

Featured Acoustics Resources

Scientific Writing Guides

These books in the Kettering collection focus on scientific writing. All are available for checkout.

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