Using acoustics to conceal and simulate objects

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  • October 6, 2021

When listening to music, we don’t just hear the notes produced by the instruments, we are also immersed in its echoes from our surroundings. Sound waves bounce back off the walls and objects around us, forming a characteristic sound effect—a specific acoustic field. This explains why the same piece of

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The acoustical properties of Stonehenge

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Acoustics and the ancient world.

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Researchers build a heat shield just 10 atoms thick to protect electronic devices

  • Steve Vavagiakis
  • August 31, 2019

https://phys.org/news/2019-08-shield-atoms-thick-electronic-devices.html?utm_source=nwletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=daily-nwletter

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Physicists count sound particles with quantum microphone

  • Steve Vavagiakis
  • August 7, 2019

“Sound, at the quantum level, crackles.” https://phys.org/news/2019-07-physicists-particles-quantum-microphone.html?utm_source=nwletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=daily-nwletter

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Reconstructing the acoustics of Notre Dame

  • Steve Vavagiakis
  • May 8, 2019

The April 15 fire that devastated the roof of the 850-year-old Notre Dame de Paris Cathedral left many people around the globe wondering whether it’s possible to rebuild it in a way that can recreate the cultural icon’s complex signature acoustics. https://phys.org/news/2019-05-reconstructing-acoustics-notre-dame.html?utm_source=nwletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=daily-nwletter

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