Category Archives: NAG Meetings

NAG Meetings 11-11-15 and 12-2-15

Tweet At the 11-11-15 NAG meeting, Ian Hough presented on the noise measurement campaign and residence improvement program near Chicago airports, with which he was involved prior to joining us at UNL.  The ‘acoustic nugget’ focused on new technology that could … Continue reading

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NAG Meetings 10-7-15 and 10-21-15

Tweet At the 10-7-15 NAG meeting, Laura Brill and Brenna Boyd presented on the ongoing work related to the EPA Healthy Schools Project.  Two ‘acoustic nuggets’ were shared, including a favorite Boomwhackers Prelude performance and information on a new VenueDB … Continue reading

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NAG Meetings 9-9-15 and 9-23-15

Tweet The Nebraska Acoustics Group has had a great start to the 2015-16 academic year!  At our first meeting on 9-9-15, we welcomed many new members and heard from students on their summer internship experiences.  One news item that drew … Continue reading

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NAG End-of-the-Year Party 2015

Tweet The Nebraska Acoustics Group celebrated the end of another great academic year on Tuesday, May 5, at Spielbound BoardGame Cafe in Omaha which houses over 1400 board games.  It happened to be Cinco de Mayo, so of course, Qdoba … Continue reading

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Pyper from K2 Audio visits Nebraska

Tweet The University of Nebraska ASA Student Chapter welcomed Ted Pyper of K2 Audio on April 22, 2015.  Ted enjoyed lunch with NAG members at Ponzu Sushi; presented on two of his very cool recent acoustical consulting jobs to both the UNASA … Continue reading

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NAG Meetings 4-8-15 and 4-22-15

Tweet The NAG meeting on 4-8-15 featured sophomore Brenna Boyd who presented on her UCARE-sponsored research project involving noise measurements at UNO hockey games played at the Century Link Center in Omaha this past year.  Next year the UNO hockey … Continue reading

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NAG Meetings 2-25-15 and 3-11-15

Tweet At our NAG meeting on 2-25-15, we visited the Georgia Tech Margaret Guthman Musical Instrument Competition website.  Also, new PhD student Jay Bliefnick presented on a variable acoustics chamber study that he conducted as an undergraduate student at Colombia … Continue reading

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NAG Meetings 1-28-15 and 2-11-15

Tweet At our first NAG meeting of the year on 1-28-15, Joonhee Lee presented our newly acquired Larson Davis 831 sound level meters to the group – what an improvement over the 824s!  We had two acoustic nuggets, one youtube … Continue reading

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NAG Winter Party 2014

Tweet The annual Nebraska Acoustics Group Winter Party was held on Wednesday, December 17, 2014.  The party featured food from Famous Dave’s, a game of ‘Holiday Bingo’ (to determine the order of opening gifts), and our traditional ‘white elephant’ gift … Continue reading

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NAG Meetings 11-12-14 and 12-3-14

Tweet At the 11-12-14 NAG meeting, Brent Kraay presented on the MAE project he is working on under Dr. Ryherd’s advisement, involving sound level measurements taken at NICU units in hospitals.  At the last NAG meeting of the semester on … Continue reading

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