Springer Series in Wood Science

Acoustics of Wood

Authors: Bucur, Voichita

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About this book

From the reviews of the 1st edition:

"It will surely remain the most comprehensive work in this field for a long time to come. It belongs on the bookshelf of every material scientist and structural engineer."

CAS Journal, USA

"...[T]he author has done an admirable job, collecting, organizing, and reviewing the disparate literature on most aspects of the Acoustics of Wood."

Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, USA

About the authors

2005 Silver medal "Société d'Encouragement au Progrès" Paris, France

1993-1994 cited in Who's Who - Publications Board

1999 Professor - honorific- University Transylvania- Brasov, Roumania

1978-2005 senior Scientist at INRA -Centre de Recherches Forestières de Nancy, France

since 1979- participation to numerous international conferences on nondestructive testing, ultrasonics, wood, musical instruments

- 1984 Ph D thesis - Dr. Ing. on "ultrasonics and wood" -Institut Supérieur de Matériaux, St. Ouen- Paris, France

1962 diploma on "wood mechanics " Polytechnic Institute, University Transylvania, Brasov, Roumania

Reviews

From the reviews of the 1st edition:

"It will surely remain the most comprehensive work in this field for a long time to come. It belongs on the bookshelf of every material scientist and structural engineer."

CAS Journal, USA

"(...) the author has done an admirable job, collecting, organizing, and reviewing the disparate literature on most aspects of the Acoustics of Wood."

Journal of the Acoustical Society of Amerika, USA


Table of contents (7 chapters)

  • Acoustics of Forests and Acoustic Quality Control of Some Forest Products

    Pages 7-19

  • Theory of and Experimental Methods for the Acoustic Characterization of Wood

    Pages 39-104

  • Elastic Constants of Wood Material

    Pages 105-139

  • Wood Structural Anisotropy and Ultrasonic Parameters

    Pages 141-169

  • Wood Species for Musical Instruments

    Pages 173-216

Buy this book

eBook $299.00
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $379.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-540-26123-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $379.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-642-06555-2
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Acoustics of Wood
Authors
Series Title
Springer Series in Wood Science
Copyright
2006
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-540-30594-1
DOI
10.1007/3-540-30594-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-540-26123-0
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-06555-2
Series ISSN
1431-8563
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
XVIII, 394
Additional Information
Original edition published in 1995 by CRC Press Inc., Boca Raton, USA
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