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Sungbeen Cho, M.S.

Tweet Congratulations to Sungbeen Cho, who successfully defended his M.S. Thesis “Perception of Spatial Impression due to Varying Positions of the Source on Stage” on June 19, 2017, advised by Dr. Lily Wang!  Sungbeen has now moved to Canada, where he … Continue reading

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NAG at Acoustics ’17

Tweet What a great conference: the Acoustics ’17 meeting in Boston, a joint meeting of the ASA and EAA (June 25-29, 2017)!  NAG members (Brenna Boyd, Laura Brill, Anna Catton, and Joonhee Lee) presented technical papers  in a number of … Continue reading

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S&V article authored by NAG alum James Cottrell

Tweet An article in the June 2017 issue of Sound and Vibration is authored by NAG alum James Cottrell:  “Test Reviews of Lightweight Wood Frame Multi-Dwelling Buildings”!   James is currently a consultant with the Sextant Group, based in Denver, … Continue reading

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Wang elected ASA President-Elect 2017-18

Tweet Congratulations to Dr. Lily Wang, who was recently elected to the position of President-Elect of the Acoustical Society of America for the 2017-18 term, and will serve as President in 2018-19 and Past-President in 2019-20!  Here are some excerpts from her … Continue reading

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How tonality and loudness of noise related to annoyance and task performance

Tweet The April 2017 issue of Noise Control Engineering Journal includes a paper by alums Dr. Joonhee Lee and Jennifer Francis with Dr. Lily Wang on “How Tonality and Loudness of Noise Relate to Annoyance and Task Performance”! The article presents results from Joonhee’s PhD work … Continue reading

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NAG End-of-the-Year Party 2017

Tweet The Nebraska Acoustics Group (NAG) celebrated the end of another great academic year on Wednesday, May 3, at the new indoor miniature golf facility, Jurassic Putt in Omaha! We’re looking forward to the upcoming Acoustics ’17 meeting in Boston – our faculty and students … Continue reading

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Weber receives 2017-18 UNL Milton Mohr Graduate Fellowship

Tweet Congratulations to Jon Weber who has been selected to receive a 2017-18 UNL Milton E. Mohr Graduate Fellowship in the College of Engineering!  Jon is a PhD student working under the advisement of Dr. Erica Ryherd.

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Laura Brill, M.S.

Tweet Congratulations to Laura Brill, who successfully defended her M.S. Thesis “Exploring the Correlation between Occupied and Unoccupied Noise Levels in K-12 Classrooms” on April 7, 2017, advised by Dr. Lily Wang! Laura has accepted a position with Threshold Acoustics in Chicago, beginning … Continue reading

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NAG Meetings 3-13-17 and 4-17-17

Tweet At the 3/13/17 NAG meeting, Stephanie Ahrens reviewed the work she’s completed on worship space acoustics based upon the recent ASA publication, co-edited by Dr. Erica Ryherd and two other NAG alums.  Stephanie’s work has been funded by a UNL … Continue reading

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NAG Meetings 1-23-17 and 2-13-17

Tweet At our first NAG meeting of the spring semester, Dr. Wang reviewed various professional development opportunities in acoustics, such as becoming INCE Board Certified or getting a Professional Engineering license in acoustics.  The acoustic nugget was on the new Elbphilharmonic … Continue reading

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