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9781848219991 | Iste/Hermes Science Pub, July 12, 2016, cover price $130.00

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Product Description: Sound is integral to how we experience the world, in the form of noise as well as music. But what is sound? What is the physical basis of pitch and harmony? And how are sound waves exploited in musical instruments? In this Very Short Introduction Mike Goldsmith looks at the science of sound and explores sound in different contexts, covering the audible and inaudible, sound underground and underwater, accoustic and electric, and hearing in humans and animals...read more

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9780198708445 | 1 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, February 10, 2016), cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Sound is integral to how we experience the world, in the form of noise as well as music.

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Product Description: Mathematical Modeling in Diffraction Theory: Based on A Priori Information on the Analytical Properties of the Solution provides the fundamental physical concepts behind the theory of wave diffraction and scattered wave fields as well as its application in radio physics, acoustics, optics, radio astronomy, biophysics, geophysics, and astrophysics...read more

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9780128037287 | Elsevier Science Ltd, September 21, 2015, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: Mathematical Modeling in Diffraction Theory: Based on A Priori Information on the Analytical Properties of the Solution provides the fundamental physical concepts behind the theory of wave diffraction and scattered wave fields as well as its application in radio physics, acoustics, optics, radio astronomy, biophysics, geophysics, and astrophysics.

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Product Description: Thresholds of Listening addresses recent and historical changes in the ways listening has been conceived. Listening, having been emancipated from the passive, subjected position of reception, has come to be asserted as an active force in culture and in collective and individual politics...read more
By Sander Van Maas (editor)

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9780823264377 | Fordham Univ Pr, September 1, 2015, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Thresholds of Listening addresses recent and historical changes in the ways listening has been conceived.

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9780823264384 | Fordham Univ Pr, September 1, 2015, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Thresholds of Listening addresses recent and historical changes in the ways listening has been conceived.

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Product Description: This book spans disciplines to explore aero and vibroacoustics in turbochargers from many perspectives: thermodynamics of turbomachinery, aerodynamics, rotordynamics and noise propagation computation. Benefits advanced students, researchers and engineers.

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9783642350696 | Springer Verlag, January 5, 2013, cover price $149.00 | About this edition: Aero and Vibroacoustics of Automotive Turbochargers is a topic involving aspects from the working fields of thermodynamics of turbomachinery, aerodynamics, rotordynamics, and noise propagation computation.

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9783642446979 | Springer Verlag, July 1, 2015, cover price $149.00 | About this edition: This book spans disciplines to explore aero and vibroacoustics in turbochargers from many perspectives: thermodynamics of turbomachinery, aerodynamics, rotordynamics and noise propagation computation.

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Product Description: This full presentation of the cutting-edge and highly applicable topic of crystalline metamaterials emphasizes acoustic wave propagation phenomena at interfaces such as refraction, in particular unusual refractive properties and negative refraction.
By Pierre A. Deymier (editor)

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9783642312311 | Springer Verlag, January 13, 2013, cover price $189.00 | About this edition: This comprehensive book presents all aspects of acoustic metamaterials and phononic crystals.

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9783642434259 | Springer Verlag, June 25, 2015, cover price $189.00 | About this edition: This full presentation of the cutting-edge and highly applicable topic of crystalline metamaterials emphasizes acoustic wave propagation phenomena at interfaces such as refraction, in particular unusual refractive properties and negative refraction.

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Product Description: This manual contains completely worked-out solutions for all the odd-numbered exercises in the text.

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9780444870155, titled "Frontiers in Physical Acoustics" | Elsevier Science Ltd, August 1, 1986, cover price $376.00 | also contains Frontiers in Physical Acoustics

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9780134175744 | Stu sol edition (Prentice Hall, May 16, 2015), cover price $42.60 | About this edition: This manual contains completely worked-out solutions for all the odd-numbered exercises in the text.

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Product Description: A Solid Introduction to Sound and Vibration: No Formal Background Needed This Second Edition of Fundamentals of Sound and Vibration covers the physical, mathematical and technical foundations of sound and vibration at audio frequencies...read more
By Frank Fahy (editor) and David Thompson (editor)

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9780415562102 | 2 edition (CRC Pr I Llc, April 13, 2015), cover price $89.95 | About this edition: A Solid Introduction to Sound and Vibration: No Formal Background Needed This Second Edition of Fundamentals of Sound and Vibration covers the physical, mathematical and technical foundations of sound and vibration at audio frequencies.

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Product Description: Deep in the ocean, in a world not so different from our own, live the merpeople. Their communities are spread throughout the oceans, seas, and freshwaters all over the globe. When Serafina, a mermaid of the Mediterranean Sea, awakens on the morning of her betrothal, her biggest worry should be winning the love of handsome Prince Mahdi...read more

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9781423133162 | Disney Pr, May 6, 2014, cover price $17.99

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9781484713105 | Reprint edition (Disney Pr, May 5, 2015), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Deep in the ocean, in a world not so different from our own, live the merpeople.
9780387520148, titled "Computational Ocean Acoustics" | Springer Verlag, May 1, 2000, cover price $50.00 | also contains Computational Ocean Acoustics | About this edition: "Many practical suggestions and tips; the examples are meaningful and the illustrations are effective.

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Product Description: This book presents the theory of room acoustical fields and revises the Mirror Source Methods for practical computational use, emphasizing the wave character of acoustical fields.  The presented higher methods include the concepts of “Mirror Point Sources” and “Corner sources which allow for an excellent approximation of complex room geometries and even equipped rooms...read more

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9783642223556 | Springer Verlag, December 14, 2012, cover price $259.00 | About this edition: This book presents the theory of room acoustical fields and revises the Mirror Source Methods for practical computational use, emphasizing the wave character of acoustical fields.

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9783642432606 | Springer Verlag, February 22, 2015, cover price $259.00 | About this edition: This book presents the theory of room acoustical fields and revises the Mirror Source Methods for practical computational use, emphasizing the wave character of acoustical fields.

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Product Description: I worked for this pension company for 16 years. This book describes those years. It gives an accurate portrait from my point of view of what it was like to work for this place, and of the people I came into contact with. It is all true, except that names have been changed.

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9780471029335, titled "Fundamentals of Acoustics" | John Wiley & Sons Inc, January 1, 1982, cover price $100.85 | also contains Fundamentals of Acoustics | About this edition: A clear treatment of the fundamental principles underlying the generation, transmission, and reception of acoustic waves and their application to numerous fields.

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9781508416579 | Createspace Independent Pub, February 21, 2015, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: I worked for this pension company for 16 years.

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Product Description: The book describes analytical methods (based primarily on classical modal synthesis), the Finite Element Method (FEM), Boundary Element Method (BEM), Statistical Energy Analysis (SEA), Energy Finite Element Analysis (EFEA), Hybrid Methods (FEM-SEA and Transfer Path Analysis), and Wave-Based Methods...read more
By Donald J. Nefske (editor)

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9781119953449 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, April 18, 2016, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: The book describes analytical methods (based primarily on classical modal synthesis), the Finite Element Method (FEM), Boundary Element Method (BEM), Statistical Energy Analysis (SEA), Energy Finite Element Analysis (EFEA), Hybrid Methods (FEM-SEA and Transfer Path Analysis), and Wave-Based Methods.

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Product Description: Nonlinear Acoustic Waves in Micro-inhomogeneous Solids covers the broad and dynamic branch of nonlinear acoustics, presenting a wide variety of different phenomena from both experimental and theoretical perspectives. The introductory chapters, written in the style of graduate-level textbook, present a review of the main achievements of classic nonlinear acoustics of homogeneous media...read more

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9781118456088 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, January 27, 2015, cover price $176.00 | About this edition: Nonlinear Acoustic Waves in Micro-inhomogeneous Solids covers the broad and dynamic branch of nonlinear acoustics, presenting a wide variety of different phenomena from both experimental and theoretical perspectives.

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Product Description: "A lucid and passionate case for a more mindful way of listening to and engaging with musical, natural, and manmade sounds." ―New York TimesIn this tour of the world’s most unexpected sounds, Trevor Cox―the “David Attenborough of the acoustic realm” (Observer)―discovers the world’s longest echo in a hidden oil cavern in Scotland, unlocks the secret of singing sand dunes in California, and alerts us to the aural gems that exist everywhere in between...read more

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9780393239799 | W W Norton & Co Inc, February 10, 2014, cover price $26.95

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9780393350586 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, January 19, 2015), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: "A lucid and passionate case for a more mindful way of listening to and engaging with musical, natural, and manmade sounds.

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Product Description: Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product.The most complete and current guide to architectural acoustics principles and practicesDesign and construct audiophile-quality sonic environments of all sizes--from home theaters and project studios to large-scale recording studios...read more

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9780071841047 | 6 edition (Tab Books, December 8, 2014), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product.
9780071603324 | 5th edition (Tab Books, June 22, 2009), cover price $44.00 | About this edition: Practical Instruction on the Art and Science of Acoustic Design and ArchitectureBuild your own acoustic environments such as recording studios, control rooms, and home listening rooms with expert insights from two engineering professionals.
9780345290311, titled "The Ultimate Issue" | Ballantine Books, December 1, 1981, cover price $2.75 | also contains The Ultimate Issue | About this edition: Why was Air Force Captain John Tower court-martialed - on a charge as absurd as adultery?

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Blauert's and Xiang's "Acoustics for Engineers" provides the material for an introductory course in engineering acoustics for students with basic knowledge in mathematics. In the second, enlarged edition, the teaching aspects of the book have been substantially improved. Carefully selected examples illustrate the application of acoustic principles and problems are provided for training."Acoustics for Engineers" is designed for extensive teaching at the university level. Under the guidance of an academic teacher it is sufficient as the sole textbook for the subject. Each chapter deals with a well defined topic and represents the material for a two-hour lecture. The 15 chapters alternate between more theoretical and more application-oriented concepts.

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9783642033926 | 2 edition (Springer Verlag, October 1, 2009), cover price $89.95 | About this edition: Blauert's and Xiang's "Acoustics for Engineers" provides the material for an introductory course in engineering acoustics for students with basic knowledge in mathematics.
9783540763468 | Springer Verlag, July 4, 2008, cover price $84.95 | About this edition: This book provides the material for an introductory course in engineering acoustics for students with basic knowledge in mathematics.

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9783642424779 | 2 edition (Springer Verlag, October 31, 2014), cover price $89.95
9783642095214 | Springer Verlag, October 1, 2009, cover price $84.95

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Product Description: By providing all the basic knowledge needed to assess how useful active noise control will be for a given problem, this book assists in the designing, setting up, and tuning of an active noise-control system. Written for students who have no prior knowledge of acoustics, signal processing, or noise control but who do have a reasonable grasp of basic physics and mathematics, the text is short and descriptive, leaving all mathematical details and proofs concerning vibrations, signal processing and the like to more advanced texts or research monographs...read more

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9780387989518 | Springer Verlag, May 1, 2000, cover price $115.00

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9781461264378 | Springer Verlag, September 5, 2012, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: By providing all the basic knowledge needed to assess how useful active noise control will be for a given problem, this book assists in the designing, setting up, and tuning of an active noise-control system.

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Product Description: The Acoustic City consists of a series of cutting-edge essays on sound and the city, and a specially commissioned CD. The book is comprised of five thematic sections: sound mappings, sound cultures, the recording of urban sounds and acoustic ecology.
By Matthew Gandy (editor) and B. J. Nilsen (editor)

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9783868592719 | Pap/com edition (Jovis, August 31, 2014), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The Acoustic City consists of a series of cutting-edge essays on sound and the city, and a specially commissioned CD.

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Product Description: Inspired by its use in literary theory, film criticism and the discourse of game design, Salomé Voegelin adapts and develops "possible world theory†? in relation to sound. David K Lewis' Possible World is juxtaposed with Maurice Merleau-Ponty's life-world, to produce a meeting of the semantic and the phenomenological at the place of listening...read more

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9781623567040 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, June 19, 2014, cover price $100.00

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9781623565091 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, June 19, 2014, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Inspired by its use in literary theory, film criticism and the discourse of game design, Salomé Voegelin adapts and develops "possible world theory†?

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Product Description: Multiple scattering of waves is a rapidly growing field with many applications. The research group "Propagation of Waves in Disordered and/or Nonlinear Media" POAN brought together experts from different disciplines to write this review which covers applied mathematics, optics, acoustics, remote sensing, and seismology...read more

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9783662147573 | Reprint edition (Springer Verlag, April 17, 2014), cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Multiple scattering of waves is a rapidly growing field with many applications.
9783540641377 | Springer Verlag, July 1, 1998, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Multiple scattering of waves is a rapidly growing field with many applications.

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Product Description: In the spring of 2013, the cicadas in the Northeastern United States emerged from their seventeen-year cycle―the longest gestation period of any animal. Those who experienced this great sonic invasion compared their sense of wonder to the arrival of a comet or a solar eclipse...read more

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9781250005212 | St Martins Pr, April 16, 2013, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: In the spring of 2013 the cicadas in the Northeastern United States will yet again emerge from their seventeen-year cycle―the longest gestation period of any animal.

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9781250045058 | Picador USA, April 1, 2014, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In the spring of 2013, the cicadas in the Northeastern United States emerged from their seventeen-year cycle―the longest gestation period of any animal.

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Product Description: Fully updated second edition of the premier reference book on muffler and lined duct acoustical performance Engine exhaust noise pollutes the street environment and ventilation fan noise enters dwellings along with fresh air. People have become conscious of their working environment...read more

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9781118443125 | 2 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, March 17, 2014), cover price $155.00 | About this edition: Fully updated second edition of the premier reference book on muffler and lined duct acoustical performance Engine exhaust noise pollutes the street environment and ventilation fan noise enters dwellings along with fresh air.

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Product Description: The limiting influence of the environment on sonar has long been recognised as a major challenge to science and technology. As the area of interest shifts towards the lit­ toral, environmental influences become dominant both in time and space...read more
By Finn B. Jensen (editor)

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9781402008160 | Hardcover with CD edition (Kluwer Academic Pub, September 1, 2002), cover price $247.00 | About this edition: The limiting influence of the environment on sonar has long been recognised as a major challenge to science and technology.

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9789401039338 | Reprint edition (Springer Verlag, October 3, 2013), cover price $99.00 | About this edition: The limiting influence of the environment on sonar has long been recognised as a major challenge to science and technology.

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