A summary of the Acoustics Advent for days 15 to 25. Enjoy.
Hunting for the Holy Grail of violin making – is there really a Strad secret to be found?
Three heroines of Acoustics, can you suggest some others?
Bone conduction headphones are becoming more common, even advertisers are getting in on the act.
Someone I know has just been given a musical saw as a Christmas present. A few years back, a colleague mentioned that musical saws are scientifically really interesting. So I’ve spent a little time this morning reading scientific papers with exciting titles such as “Vibration of an Elastic Strip with Varying Curvature” . [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kmft674XPC0&hl=en_GB&fs=1&] As… Continue reading The physics of musical saws