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The science of waves, subcategories include acoustic propagation, biomedical acoustics and nonlinear acoustics
 
The science of waves, subcategories include acoustic propagation, biomedical acoustics and nonlinear acoustics
  

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A World War I acoustic mirror that alerted The British when zeppelins attacked - Image by Paul Glazzard
A World War I acoustic mirror that alerted The British when zeppelins attacked - Image by Paul Glazzard

The science of waves, subcategories include acoustic propagation, biomedical acoustics and nonlinear acoustics

Subcategories

  • Acoustic applications - the uses of acoustic transmissions
  • Acoustic devices - devices for amplifying or transmitting sound
  • Acoustic emission - or AE, is wave generation that results from the rapid release of energy from structures subject to stress
  • Acoustic noise - any sound in the acoustic domain, either intentional or unintentional
  • Acoustic propagation - the sequence of waves of pressure that propagates through compressible media such as air or water
  • Acoustic pulses - short bursts of acoustic noise
  • Acoustic waves - oscillations of pressure that travel through solids, liquids, or gases in a wave pattern
  • Acoustooptic effects - the diffraction of light by sound, based on the change of the refractive index of a medium due to the presence of sound waves in that medium
  • Biomedical acoustics - the study of the use of sound, such as ultrasound technologies, for medical purposes
  • Nonlinear acoustics - the study of loud amplitude sound waves that are distorted as they travel
  • Spectral shape - the shape of a piece of acoustic spectrum
  • Underwater acoustics - also known as hydroacoustics, the study of the propagation of sound in water and of the interaction of sound waves with the water and its boundaries

Subcategories

This category has the following 8 subcategories, out of 8 total.

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