Rudnick References

  Allen, C. H. and Rudnick, I. (1947). A powerful high frequency siren.  The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 20(1), 857-865. Bardeen, J., Cooper, L. N., and Schrieffer, J. R. (1957).  Theory of Superconductivity. Physical Review 108(5), 1175-1204....

Entrevista con la doctorando Gabriela Virginia Santiago

Entrevista con la doctorando Gabriela Virginia Santiago Bienvenidos a la tercera entrega de Entrevistas con acústicos sudamericanos. Pueden encontrar las entrevistas anteriores en http://acousticstoday.org/entrevistas-con-acusticos-sudamericanos/.   En esta entrega la...

Dennis Klatt’s History of Speech Synthesis

Audio clips of synthetic speech illustrating the history of the art and technology of synthetically produced human speech. The audio clips below are taken from Dennis Klatt’s (1987), “Review of text-to-speech conversion for English” J. Acous. Soc....

Klatt’s `History of speech synthesis’ Archive Part C.

Sound files and descriptions from Dennis H. Klatt (1987), “Review of text-to-speech conversion for English” J. Acous. Soc. Amer. 82, 737-793   Part C: Synthesis by rule of segments and sentence prosody Rules to control a low-dimensionality articulatory...

Klatt’s `History of speech synthesis’ Archive Part B.

Sound files and descriptions from Dennis H. Klatt (1987), “Review of text-to-speech conversion for English” J. Acous. Soc. Amer. 82, 737-793.   Part B: Segmental synthesis by rule 15. Creation of a sentence from rules in the head of Pierre Delattre, using...

Congressional Fellowship

Rachel Carr 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Building 26-570, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USAr ecarr@mit.edu By the time this issue of Acoustics Today is printed, the composition of the United States Congress, plus at least one other branch of the federal government, will...

Off World Sounds – Sound Files

Unaltered sound-source files that illustrate the recorded music and speech that were processed to simulate the off-world sounds. Table 1. Audio/video sound-source files 94dB Calibration “Organ” “Mars” “Titan” “Venus” Table 2. Organ music, as heard on the location...

Sound Propagation in the Atmospheric Boundary Layer

The variability of sound propagation in the atmosphere has actually long been recognized. King (1919; see also the account by Beyer [1999]) refers to the “…capricious behavior of sound-waves propagated in the open atmosphere [which] has been attributed to the...