Physical Acoustics V15 - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780124779150, 9780323152518

Physical Acoustics V15

1st Edition

Principles and Methods

Editors: Warren P. Mason
eBook ISBN: 9780323152518
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 28th June 1981
Page Count: 392
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Physical Acoustics: Principles and Methods, Volume XV is a four-chapter text that covers the history of ultrasonics, interdigital transducers, theory of resonance scattering, and acoustic emission. Chapter 1 provides the history of ultrasonics and the developments of its application in crystal transducers, oscillators, selective wave filters, underwater sound, dentistry, and medicine. Chapter 2 is a comprehensive account of the use of circuit model analysis to design interdigital transducers (IDTs) for surface acoustic wave (SAW) devices. This chapter also looks into the total filter design problem for the important case of SAW filters composed solely of IDTs and matching circuits. Chapter 3 discusses the resonance scattering theory, its application to acoustic-and elastic-wave scattering, and the relevant experiments. Chapter 4 deals with the optical detection of acoustic emissions, acoustic emissions during various transformations, and dislocation effects. Researchers in the fields of electronics technology and applied and engineering mechanics will find this book invaluable.

Table of Contents

List of Contributors Preface 1 A History of Ultrasonic I. Introduction II. High-Frequency Acoustics in the 19th Century III. Early Work in the 20th Century (1900-1915) IV. Birth and Growth of Ultrasonics (1916-1926) V. Intense Ultrasound and Other Developments (1927-1939) VI. Ultrasonics Comes of Age (1940-1955) VII. To the Present References 2 Circuit-Model Analysis and Design of Interdigital Transducers for Surface Acoustic Wave Devices I. Introduction II. General Description of Interdigital Transducers as Filter Elements III. Relation of Transducer Response to Geometry IV. "Second-Order" Effects and Their Compensation V. Three-Port Circuit Model Description of Interdigital Transducers VI. Matching-Circuit-Controlled Trade-off among Insertion Loss, Bandwidth, Triple Transit Suppression, and Voltage Standing-Wave Ratio VII. Specific Transducer Geometries (Array Factors) for Typical Filter Applications References 3 Theory of Resonance Scattering I. Introduction II. Acoustic-Wave Scattering from Elastic Targets III. Elastic-Wave Scattering from Cavities and Inclusions IV. The Inverse Scattering Problem V. Resonances in Electromagnetic Scattering References 4 Acoustic Emission—An Update Introduction I. Determination of Acoustic Emission Source Characteristics II. Optical Detection of Acoustic Emissions III. Signal Analysis IV. Acoustic Emission during Various Transformations V. Dislocation Effects VI. Magnetomechanical Acoustic Emission VII. Monitoring Fatigue Damage with Acoustic Emission VIII. Practical Applications IX. Discussion References Author Index Subject Index Contents of Previous Volumes


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