Principles Of Acousticsv





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Wave theory of sound: Plane waves, Harmonic waves and complex Algebra, Speed of sound, Energy, Intensity and Power, Spherical waves. Quantitative measurement of sound: Frequency content and bands, Decibel scale, Multiple frequency signals, coherence, Frequency domain representation of transient signals. Propagation of Plane waves: Reflection from a rigid surface, Propagation in a tube, Radiation due to waves on the wall, Oblique reflection and transmission at a planar interfaced. Radiation from Vibrating Bodies: Oscillating spheres, Monopoles and Multi poles. 


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