Volume 14, Issue 4 – Winter 2018

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From the Editor

From the President

Featured Articles

Hearing and Aging Effects on Speech Understanding: Challenges and SolutionsSamira Anderson, Sandra Gordon-Salant, and Judy R. Dubno

Deep Language LearningSteven Greenberg

Archaeoacoustics: Re-Sounding Material CultureMiriam A. Kolar

From Sputnik to SpaceX®: 60 Years of Rocket Launch AcousticsCaroline P. Lubert

Advancements in Thermophones: Sound Generation from Nanoscopic HeatersNathanael Mayo


Sound Perspectives

Ask an Acoustician Sandra Gordon-Salant and Micheal L. Dent

ASA Chapters: Form and Function Kenneth W. Good, Jr., and Jacob M. Mauck

Technical Specialty Group Report: Computational Acoustics D. Keith Wilson

ASA at the 2018 Intel International Science and Engineering FairJeffrey Vipperman

“Listen Up! And Get Involved” Tracianne B. Neilsen and L. Keeta Jones



Foundation Report – James H. Miller

Obituary – Robert Hickling | 1931-2017

ASA Press Book Announcements

Nonlinear Ultrasonic and Vibro-Acoustical Techniques for Nondestructive Evaluation– Tribikram Kundu

Underwater Acoustic Signal Processing: Modeling, Detection, and EstimationDouglas A. Abraham

The Science of Musical Sound: Volume 1: Stringed Instruments, Pipe Organs, and the Human Voice
William R. Bennett, Jr., edited by Andrew C.H. Morrison

Effects of Anthropogenic Noise on Animals – edited by Hans Slabbekoorn, Robert Dooling, Arthur N. Popper, and Richard R. Fay