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Author Randall, Robert H. (Robert Hulbert), 1903-1983.

Title An introduction to acoustics / Robert H. Randall
Edition Dover edition
Published Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, 2005
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Contents Introduction -- 1. Fundamental particle vibration theory -- 2. Plane waves in air -- 3. Waves in three dimensions -- 4. Interference patterns. Diffraction -- 5. Acoustic impedance. Behavior of horns -- 6. Longitudinal waves in different gases. Waves in liquid and solids -- 7. Stationary waves. Vibrating sources. Musical instruments -- 8. Reflection and absorption of sound waves -- 9. Speech and hearing -- 10. Sound measurements. Experimental acoustics -- 11. Reproduction of sound -- 12. Miscellaneous applied acoustics -- Appendices: -- 1. The introduction of the velocity potential, into the differential equation for space waves -- 2. The relationship between the velocity potential and the condensation, s -- 3. Table of fresnel integrals -- 4. Derivation of the expression
Notes Originally published: Cambridge, Mass. : Addison-Wesley Press, 1951, in series: Addison-Wesley principles of physics series
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-330) and index
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Subject Sound.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0486174719
1523109629 (electronic bk.)
9780486174716
9781523109623 (electronic bk.)