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2013-09-30 23:23:03

MobiUS TC2 clinical grade tablet embodies point-of-care ultrasound, improving affordability and access. Redmond, WA (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 Mobisante today announced the release of the MobiUS TC2 ultrasound imaging system. Consistent with Mobisante’s innovative product development approach, the MobiUS TC2 is easy to use, portable, and affordable, allowing fast, accessible ultrasound diagnosis. Transforming healthcare with mobile technology, the MobiUS TC2 is small, lightweight and...

2013-09-27 23:02:30

Acoustiblok Inc. is exhibiting the company’s line of acoustical noise mitigation products used in home theaters and electronics entertainment rooms this week at Booth No. 2422 at the Custom Electronics Design and Installation Association (CEDIA) Expo in Denver, Colo. The event is being held at the Denver, Colorado Convention Center from September 25 – 28, 2013. Tampa, Florida (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 Acoustiblok Inc. is exhibiting the company’s line of acoustical noise mitigation...

2013-08-17 23:02:01

The global market is driven by increasing application areas in oncology, cardiology and emergency medicine. The diagnostic market accounts for a much larger share since the technology is more mature than newly developed technologies such as High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU). (PRWEB) August 17, 2013 The “Medical Diagnostic & Therapeutic Ultrasound Devices Market (2012 - 2017) - Global Trends & Competitive Analysis” report analyzes and studies the major market drivers,...

2013-08-15 23:04:46

Finish Ticket, who will play at the Great American Music Hall on Friday, August 16th, answers questions from Velodyne Acoustics about the upcoming show. Morgan Hill, CA (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 Velodyne Acoustics, the leading manufacturer of high-performance, low distortion powered subwoofers, asks indie Band Finish Ticket about their upcoming show, Friday August 16th, at the Great American Music Hall. The band, originating from San Fransisco, CA, consists of twin brothers, Brendan and...

2013-08-08 23:04:46

Finish Ticket and Velodyne Cross-Promote the band’s concert at the Great American Music Hall on August 16. Morgan Hill, CA (PRWEB) August 08, 2013 Combining the magic of music with the power of high-performance sound, Velodyne Acoustics has announced their partnership with American indie pop band Finish Ticket in promoting their upcoming concert in the San Francisco Bay area. Finish Ticket will flaunt Velodyne’s famed vFree ® Bluetooth wireless headphones as well the other...

Choosing The Best Wave Could Accelerate Airplane Maintenance
2013-07-24 08:54:53

Penn State Ultrasonic waves can find bubbles and cracks in adhesive bonds holding airplane composite parts together, and now aerospace engineers can select the best frequencies to detect adhesive failures in hard-to-reach places more quickly, thanks to Penn State researchers. Different ultrasonic modes work best for different materials and configurations using the right one will locate more flaws with higher precision, according to the researchers. The selection process could save time...

Latest Acoustics Reference Libraries

2010-09-24 18:11:38

A tuning fork, formed of a two-pronged fork, is an acoustic resonator with prongs formed from a U-shaped bar of elastic metal. When struck against a surface it resonates at a specific constant pitch emitting a pure musical tone after waiting a moment for some high overtones to die out. The length of the prongs determines the particular pitch of the fork. Most of the time it is used as a standard of pitch to tune other musical instruments. In 1711, John Shore invented the tuning fork. The...

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