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The Resource Introduction to sound : acoustics for the hearing and speech sciences, Charles E. Speaks

Introduction to sound : acoustics for the hearing and speech sciences, Charles E. Speaks

Label
Introduction to sound : acoustics for the hearing and speech sciences
Title
Introduction to sound
Title remainder
acoustics for the hearing and speech sciences
Statement of responsibility
Charles E. Speaks
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Speaks, Charles E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Singular textbook series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sound
  • Audiology
  • Speech therapy
  • Acoustics
  • Sound
  • Speech Acoustics
Label
Introduction to sound : acoustics for the hearing and speech sciences, Charles E. Speaks
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 302) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nature of sound waves -- Properties of the transmitting medium -- Properties of the sound source -- Sound source acting on a medium -- Fundamental physical quantities -- Derived physical quantities -- Vibratory motion of a spring-mass system -- Pendulum: an example of slow-motion vibration -- Proportionality -- Sound wave propagation -- Types of wave motion -- Sound waves -- Transfer of energy -- Notes -- Frequently misunderstood concepts -- Simple harmonic motion -- Waveform -- Concept of simple harmonic motion -- Dimensions of the sine wave -- Damping -- Acoustic impedance -- Summary -- Notes -- Frequently misunderstood concepts -- Logarithms and antilogarithms -- Concept of logarithms and antilogarithms -- Scales of measurement -- More on exponents -- Antilogs and logs -- Procedures for solving log and antilog problems -- Notes -- Sound intensity and sound pressure: the decibel -- Absolute and relative measures of acoustic power -- Sound intensity -- Decibel -- Sound pressure -- Relation between dB IL and dB SPL -- Units of measure for pressure -- Conversion from one reference to another -- Combining sound intensities from independent sources -- Summary of decibels for sound intensity and sound pressure -- Notes -- Frequently misunderstood concepts -- Complex waves -- Fourier's theorem -- Periodic waves -- Aperiodic waves -- Waveform and spectrum -- Examples of complex sound waves -- Measures of sound pressure for complex waves -- Signal-to-noise ratio in dB -- Notes -- Frequently misunderstood concepts -- Resonance and filtering -- Resonance -- Resonance and filter curves -- Acoustic impedance and resonance -- Frequency-selective systems: filters -- Parameters of a filter (system transfer function) -- Idealized versus realized filters -- Types of filters -- Specification of level at the output of filters -- Another look at selected types of noise -- Notes -- Frequently misunderstood concepts -- Distortion -- Frequency distortion -- Transient distortion -- Amplitude distortion -- Sound transmission -- Attenuation of sound intensity over distance -- Reflection -- Refraction -- Diffraction -- Absorption -- Other phenomena in sound transmission -- Closing comment -- Frequently misunderstood concepts
Control code
39624968
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xiii, 316 pages
Isbn
9781565939790
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
98029577
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
Introduction to sound : acoustics for the hearing and speech sciences, Charles E. Speaks
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 302) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nature of sound waves -- Properties of the transmitting medium -- Properties of the sound source -- Sound source acting on a medium -- Fundamental physical quantities -- Derived physical quantities -- Vibratory motion of a spring-mass system -- Pendulum: an example of slow-motion vibration -- Proportionality -- Sound wave propagation -- Types of wave motion -- Sound waves -- Transfer of energy -- Notes -- Frequently misunderstood concepts -- Simple harmonic motion -- Waveform -- Concept of simple harmonic motion -- Dimensions of the sine wave -- Damping -- Acoustic impedance -- Summary -- Notes -- Frequently misunderstood concepts -- Logarithms and antilogarithms -- Concept of logarithms and antilogarithms -- Scales of measurement -- More on exponents -- Antilogs and logs -- Procedures for solving log and antilog problems -- Notes -- Sound intensity and sound pressure: the decibel -- Absolute and relative measures of acoustic power -- Sound intensity -- Decibel -- Sound pressure -- Relation between dB IL and dB SPL -- Units of measure for pressure -- Conversion from one reference to another -- Combining sound intensities from independent sources -- Summary of decibels for sound intensity and sound pressure -- Notes -- Frequently misunderstood concepts -- Complex waves -- Fourier's theorem -- Periodic waves -- Aperiodic waves -- Waveform and spectrum -- Examples of complex sound waves -- Measures of sound pressure for complex waves -- Signal-to-noise ratio in dB -- Notes -- Frequently misunderstood concepts -- Resonance and filtering -- Resonance -- Resonance and filter curves -- Acoustic impedance and resonance -- Frequency-selective systems: filters -- Parameters of a filter (system transfer function) -- Idealized versus realized filters -- Types of filters -- Specification of level at the output of filters -- Another look at selected types of noise -- Notes -- Frequently misunderstood concepts -- Distortion -- Frequency distortion -- Transient distortion -- Amplitude distortion -- Sound transmission -- Attenuation of sound intensity over distance -- Reflection -- Refraction -- Diffraction -- Absorption -- Other phenomena in sound transmission -- Closing comment -- Frequently misunderstood concepts
Control code
39624968
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xiii, 316 pages
Isbn
9781565939790
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
98029577
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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