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Electroacoustics class tours Westside Church

Tweet On Thursday, April 14, this year’s Electroacoustics class visited Westside Church in Omaha, Nebraska, to tour the renovated electroacoustic reinforcement system, hosted by Midwest Sound and Lighting‘s Tim Burkhart.  The students appreciated seeing and hearing the line arrays, huge subwoofers, distributed … Continue reading

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Skoug from ESI Engineering presents to UNASA

Tweet Ryan Skoug (MAE ’09) came back to Nebraska on December 4, 2015, to present on a number of different projects that he’s been working on as a consultant with ESI Engineering in Minneapolis, MN.  The talk was sponsored by the University of Nebraska … Continue reading

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NAG meeting 10-16-13

Tweet At this meeting, we recounted the numerous times that acoustics was mentioned at the recent ‘Building the 22nd Century’ Conference, hosted by the UNL College of Engineering in Omaha, NE.  Many of us particularly enjoyed Ray Kurzweil’s keynote lecture … Continue reading

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NAG meeting 09-04-13

Tweet Our first NAG meeting of the 2013-14 academic year!  It was great to welcome back all of our returning students, many of whom had great summer acoustic experiences: Montreal ICA, Toronto ISRA, Denver ASHRAE, and consulting internships with Veneklasen … Continue reading

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Powell lectures on Electroacoustic Reinforcement Systems in Small Rooms

Tweet Eric Powell, a graduate of our MAE program, presented a guest lecture on Wednesday, April 17th to the Electroacoustics course on “Electroacoustic Reinforcement Systems in Small Rooms”.  Powell is currently a consultant with Paradise Theater, and has had the … Continue reading

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Electroacoustics class tours St. Cecilia’s Cathedral

Tweet On Monday, April 8, the Electroacoustics class had the opportunity to tour St. Cecilia’s Cathedral and hear the new electroacoustic reinforcement system, hosted by Midwest Sound and Lighting Tim Burkhart.  The cathedral has a 6.5 second reverberation time, which … Continue reading

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Welcome to the 2012-13 academic year!

Tweet The end of spring semester and the summer have come and gone so quickly… and we have LOTS of Nebraska Acoustics Group news to share with you from the past 4 months … but first, a post to kick-off … Continue reading

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Tweets for acoustics!

Tweet I’m experimenting with using twitter in my class, AE 3300 “Building Acoustic Fundamentals” this fall.  Basically students can get +0.1 points on their overall course grade for each appropriate tweet that they make on their daily experiences of acoustics … Continue reading

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