Engineering Acoustics

M E 451 XE Cross Listed: E M/E E


Course Description

Properties of sounds waves and noise metrics (pressure, power levels, etc). Sound sources and propagation. Principles of wave propagation in one-, two-, and three-dimensions. Wave reflection and transmission. Wave propagation in rectangular, cylindrical, and annular ducts. Acoustics fields for model noise sources. Introduction to aerodynamic noise sources in aircraft, aircraft engines, and wind turbines. Selected laboratory experiments. Nonmajor graduate credit.

3 credits

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Instructor Contact

Timothy Bigelow
bigelow@iastate.edu

Registration Information

Course Dept
M E
Course Number
451
Section
XE
Credit Hours
3
Semester
Spring 2017
Dates
Jan 9 - May 5
Prerequisites
PHYS 221 and MATH 266 or MATH 267
Delivery Fee
$390.00 *
* Delivery Fee is additional to Tuition & Fees.

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