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Pressure fields in the vicinity of brass musical instrument bells measured using a two dimensional grid array and comparison with multimodal models (International Institute of Acoustics and Vibration, 2017) - Conference itemBrass musical instruments act as a source of spherical waves for low frequencies while at higher frequencies the directivity produces a diffracting beam. The directivity and radius of the wavefronts (and therefore the ...
(2016-11-07) - Journal articleContemporary social-scientific research seeks to identify specific causal mechanisms for outcomes of theoretical interest. Experiments that randomize populations to treatment and control conditions are the “gold standard” ...
(Oxford University Press, 2015-10-30) - Book itemIn this chapter, we follow Edward Craig’s (1990) advice: ask what the concept of knowledge does for us and use our findings as clues about its application conditions. What a concept does for us is a matter of what we can ...
The physics of unwound and wound strings on the electric guitar applied to the pitch intervals produced by tremolo/vibrato arm systems (2017-09-21) - Journal articleThe physics of wound and unwound strings on the electric guitar are presented here, and the pitch intervals produced by the movements of a Fender Stratocaster tremolo unit are explained. Predicted changes in pitch sensitivity ...
(2015-09) - Journal itemReview essay: Michael Jackson’s The other shore: Essays on writers and writing