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Grafting acoustic instruments and signal processing: Creative control and augmented expressivity

Dan Overholt
2013 Journal of the Acoustical Society of America  
In addition, various measurement techniques for this type of space are explored and reported. 9:15 1aAA2. The effect of two different rooms on acoustical and perceptual measures of mixed choir sound.  ...  In the spirit of the text Concert Halls and Opera Houses by L.  ...  Ultrasound can trigger the evaporation of tiny droplets of emulsified, superheated fluids like perfluorocarbon.  ... 
doi:10.1121/1.4830794 fatcat:2sexsmbypjcozjctnorzoiy7te

Effects of errorless learning on the acquisition of velopharyngeal movement control

Andus Wing-Kuen Wong, Tara Whitehill, Estella Ma, Rich Masters
2012 Journal of the Acoustical Society of America  
A distinct peak in a room impulse response is usually associated with an acoustic path length of direct or reflected sound.  ...  Nejem Huleihel and Boaz Rafaely (BGU, Beer Seva, 84105, nejem@ee.bgu.ac.il) Room impulse responses (RIRs) play an important role in acoustical signal processing and room acoustics analysis.  ...  vaporization dynamics of superheated droplets upon triggering with focused ultrasound.  ... 
doi:10.1121/1.4708235 fatcat:7wzupz5u2nd6nc7ttvbpxwvunm

Thermal hydraulic considerations of nuclear reactor systems: Past, present and future challenges

Guan Heng Yeoh
2019 Experimental and Computational Multiphase Flow  
A comprehensive review is presented of past, present and future challenges in state-of-the-art thermal hydraulic analysis covering various aspects of experimental, analytical and computational approaches  ...  Considering the complexity of rod bundle geometry, boiling heat transfer and different turbulent scales bring about the many challenges in performing the thermal hydraulic analysis to ensure the safe design  ...  Multiple detectors are required to obtain accurate measurements in the case of varying flow regimes.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s42757-019-0002-5 fatcat:tb22ylp7mzdfzhvkad7aqfhb5y

Acoustic GIS‐based monitoring of Atlantic cod ecosystems in coastal Newfoundland

George A. Rose
2008 Journal of the Acoustical Society of America  
Spatial decay ͑expressed through rate of spatial decay per doubling of distance, DL2͒ is preferred to temporal decay ͑expressed through reverberation time, RT͒.  ...  Spatial decay, behaviour and space planning models European and International standards on open office acoustics.  ...  At the other end of the acoustic intensity scale, microbubbles can be produced by triggering vaporization of superheated liquid droplets, termed acoustic droplet vaporization ͑ADV͒.  ... 
doi:10.1121/1.2932540 fatcat:v6w3j7upx5duhkunch6oai5jve

The structural acoustic properties of stiffened shells

Yu Luan
2008 Journal of the Acoustical Society of America  
Spatial decay ͑expressed through rate of spatial decay per doubling of distance, DL2͒ is preferred to temporal decay ͑expressed through reverberation time, RT͒.  ...  Spatial decay, behaviour and space planning models European and International standards on open office acoustics.  ...  At the other end of the acoustic intensity scale, microbubbles can be produced by triggering vaporization of superheated liquid droplets, termed acoustic droplet vaporization ͑ADV͒.  ... 
doi:10.1121/1.2932806 fatcat:zohbewf2k5h7fly2hoqzfdk42e

Trends in preference, programming and design of concert halls for symphonic music

Anders C. Gade
2008 Journal of the Acoustical Society of America  
At the other end of the acoustic intensity scale, microbubbles can be produced by triggering vaporization of superheated liquid droplets, termed acoustic droplet vaporization ͑ADV͒.  ...  These emulsions, which consist of superheated liquid perfluorocarbon droplets enclosed by albumin shells, may be vaporized with acoustic pulses, a process known as acoustic droplet vaporization ͑ADV͒.  ...  In a two-phase experiment, 120 participants in three age groups ͑pre-adolescents, adolescents, young adults͒ were presented with 64 words, 16 each of English, English pronounceable Acoustics'08 Paris non-words  ... 
doi:10.1121/1.2932471 fatcat:hhka5ml2fvcszklkzau2lw3gka

Neuronavigation-Guided Transcranial Ultrasound: Development towards a Clinical System and Protocol for Blood-Brain Barrier Opening

Shih-Ying Wu
2017
in silico preplanning, online FUS treatment and real-time acoustic monitoring and mapping, to post-treatment assessment using MRI.  ...  Since none of current systems fulfills all the requirements, here we designed a neuronavigation-guided FUS system with protocol assessed in in vivo mice, in vivo non-human primates, and human skulls from  ...  After microbubble condensation at high pressures, the nanodroplets maintain metastable due to the pure superheated fluid to homogeneous nucleation [103] .  ... 
doi:10.7916/d8rv0p6f fatcat:gumgl3sd6jdghjnpac4wmd5ika

Laser-induced incandescence: Particulate diagnostics for combustion, atmospheric, and industrial applications

H.A. Michelsen, C. Schulz, G.J. Smallwood, S. Will
2015 Progress in Energy and Combustion Science  
In this paper, we review the fundamentals and applications of laser-induced incandescence (LII) for particulate diagnostics in a variety of fields.  ...  The understanding of soot formation in combustion processes and the optimization of practical combustion systems require in situ measurement techniques that can provide important characteristics, such  ...  In practice, avoiding condensation and nucleation in the extraction probe is difficult.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.pecs.2015.07.001 fatcat:gtmjasf2wbdzfgas3ketkoxsra

Sap flow and sugar transport in plants

K. H. Jensen, K. Berg-Sørensen, H. Bruus, N. M. Holbrook, J. Liesche, A. Schulz, M. A. Zwieniecki, T. Bohr
2016 Reviews of Modern Physics  
They harvest the energy of the Sun by converting light energy into chemical energy stored in the bonds of sugar molecules.  ...  In this review, the current understanding of the mechanism and the quantitative description of these flows are discussed, connecting theory and experiments as far as possible.  ...  Acoustic detectors have also been used to listen for ultrasound produced by cavitation events and have the advantage that they can be attached to plants of any size (Kikuta and Richter, 2003) .  ... 
doi:10.1103/revmodphys.88.035007 fatcat:u66czchdkjawxaq2mgzj534hba

Particle Formation from Evaporating Microdroplets for Inhaled Drug Delivery

James Ivey
2018
This thesis is concerned with the mechanisms by which evaporating droplets containing dissolved or suspended solids transform into dry particles, and emphasizes applied research in the area of inhaled  ...  The dependence of particle physical properties on droplet diameter, solution concentration, solvent type, and evaporation rate are evaluated using models of particle formation.  ...  Secondary electrons were detected with the out-of-lens detector.  ... 
doi:10.7939/r3rb6wj3s fatcat:vfpe52v75vglrgediamptxnu6y

Virtual reaction chambers as a tool for polymerase chain reaction and protein thermal shift assays [article]

Christian Daniel Ahrberg, Universität Des Saarlandes, Universität Des Saarlandes
2016
VRCs are digital microfluidic reactors, consisting of a aqueous sample volume (100nL -300 nL) encapsulated by an oil droplet (∼ 1µL). 1.2. PCR 1.2. PCR 1.3. THERMAL CYLCERS CHAPTER 7.  ...  Four simultaneous reactions are performed in the form of virtual reaction chambers  ...  Such identification does not imply recommendation or endorsement by the National Institute of Standards and Technology, nor does it imply that the equipment, instruments, and materials identified are necessarily  ... 
doi:10.22028/d291-23144 fatcat:m6urheanmbgyhfsynmqi6rl2qa

GAC-MAC 2021 London Joint Annual Meeting: Abstracts, Volume 44

Andrew Kerr
2021 Geoscience Canada  
Centered over a volcanogenic massive sulphide ore deposit in west-central Newfoundland, the abandoned Gullbridge mine produced 94,000 tonnes of copper concentrate from 2.8 million tonnes of ore from 1967  ...  Historical seepage of tailings water through the embankment is concerning as it poses a risk of seepage related erosion. This is the likely failure mechanism which,  ...  SP is a point spectrometer that acquired data using three detectors: VIS (0.5−1.0 µm), NIR1 (0.9−1.7 µm) and NIR2 (1.7−2.6 µm), at a spatial resolution of 500 m per pixel.  ... 
doi:10.12789/geocanj.2021.48.181 fatcat:fckev3h45jgxhnwbgkvcbacpcq

Plante_columbia_0054D_10517.pdf [article]

2017
In these detectors, the energy scale is based on the scintillation signal of nuclear recoils and consequently the precise knowledge of the scintillation efficiency of nuclear recoils in LXe is of prime  ...  One method of detecting WIMP dark matter is to look for its interactions in terrestrial detectors where it is expected to scatter off nuclei.  ...  Superheated Liquid Detectors Another category of WIMP detectors, superheated liquid detectors, employs a very different strategy than the self-shielding of liquid noble gas detectors to suppress backgrounds  ... 
doi:10.7916/d8c253f3 fatcat:wqly2k6bwnhx3bibucmpbgrpeu

Large meteorite impacts and planetary evolution

Richard Huggett
1995 Quaternary Science Reviews  
Acknowledgments: The author would like to thank the Grant Agency ofthe Czech Republic for support of this project under con-  ...  orogeny is preserved in the details of the three-dimensional trace of the SRSZ.  ...  of melted rock droplets.  ... 
doi:10.1016/0277-3791(95)90013-6 fatcat:aesdqzadlzfajdt5uxqgyssjaq

Proceedings The 4-th International Conference Current Problems in Nuclear Physics and Atomic Energy (NPAE-Kyiv2012) Proceedings NPAE 2012 International Advisory Committee

A Barabash, R Bernabei, S Gales, K Gridnev, S Hofmann, A Iwamoto, A Korsheninnikov, M Lattuada, W Nazarewicz, I Neklyudov, V Oberacker, Yu Ts (+6 others)
unpublished
Possibilities of statistical pick-up and knock-out in the pre-equilibrium (Exciton Model) nuclear reactions for the cluster emission E  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS is supported by DoE and NSF in the United States, NSERC in Canada, SNF in Switzerland, NRF in Korea and RFBR in Russia.  ...  We are grateful to Prof Mihir Chatterjee, SINP for providing us neutron detectors for the initial setup. The support and help received from other investigators and collaborators are acknowledged.  ... 
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