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An Introduction & History of Acoustics an overview from the Acoustical Society web site.

A Definition of Sound from David Worrall's site at The Australian Centre for the Arts and Technology at the Australian National University.

What is Sound? from the Acoustics FAQ.

Sound Waves from the online Physics book.

What is Frequency? from David Worrall's site at The Australian Centre for the Arts and Technology at the Australian National University.

What is Pitch? from the Acoustics FAQ.

Types of Waves from the online Physics book.

What is Periodic Motion? from David Worrall's site at The Australian Centre for the Arts and Technology at the Australian National University.

What is Intensity? from David Worrall's site at The Australian Centre for the Arts and Technology at the Australian National University.

What is Loudness? from the Acoustics FAQ.

How do we Measure Sound Intensity Levels? from the Acoustics FAQ.

What is a decibel? from the Acoustics FAQ.

Measuring Waves from the online Physics book.

Student Difficulties in Understanding Mechanical Waves a research paper by Michael Wittmann, University of Maryland, College Park, Physics Education Research Group.

Basic Acoustics & Psychoacoustics an introduction to the basics of sound science from Norma Welch's site at McGill University, Canada.

What is the Harmonic Series? basics.

A Tour Up The Harmonic Series a thorough introduction to this complex subject in relation to its impact on tuning systems by David Canright of the Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA .

Harmonic Series Wheel a description of the classic interactive that allows a user to create a composite tone from 16 different sound sources from the Exploratorium, San Francisco, CA.

Physics & Psychophysics of Music from David Worrall's site at The Australian Centre for the Arts and Technology at the Australian National University.

Careers in Acoustics from the Acoustical Society web site.

The Acoustics page An index of Research Labs Conferences Associations Journals Commerce Psychoacoustics Audiology Other resources Standards Miscellaneous Newsgroups Links Software.

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