Acoustical Society of America:

The Acoustical Society of America is the premier international scientific society in acoustics, dedicated to increasing and diffusing the knowledge of acoustics and its practical applications. Visit their website for more information:

For students, check out the ASA Student Website at:

Teaching Material on Waves and Acoustics

Learn about the structure of sound waves, wave properties and much more with these animated demos created by C. Maury, M. C. M. Wright and P. A. Nelson at ISVR (Institute of Sound and Vibration Research), University of Southampton :

Institute of Sound and Vibration Research (ISVR) website


Image Credit: Institute of Sound and Vibration Research (ISVR)

Acoustics and Vibration Animations

Dan Russell is professor of acoustics at Pennsylvania State University. Visit his website to view animated demos of wave structure, acoustical phenomena and more:

Acoustics and Vibration Animations website



A Homemade Reproduction of Edison's Tinfoil Phonograph

The following video is a demonstration of a homemade Edison tinfoil phonograph made by Andrew R. McNeese, Jason D. Sagers, Richard D. Lenhart, and Preston S. Wilson at the University of Texas at Austin.

Learn more about Thomas Edison's Tinfoil Phonograph, and how to make your own!

 More Info: Edison's Tinfoil Phonograph


Other Resources

Acoustical Consultants and Services in Austin

Selected Acoustical Societies

Music Recording Studios in Austin

Job Listings in Acoustics