Accession Number : AD0683003

Title :   TENSION AND DAMPING EFFECTS ON VIBRATING STRINGS.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : ARIZONA STATE UNIV TEMPE ENGINEERING RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Armstrong,Edwin Lee ; Burchett,O'Neill J. ; Turnbow,James W. ; Churan,Thomas M.

Report Date : FEB 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 418

Abstract : Theoretical methods are presented which provide a means for calculating the correct fret position for any fretted stringed musical instrument. The two methods are judged equal in the accuracy to which they can respectively calculate fret positions. The degree of difficulty in obtaining fret positions by either method is judged equal. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MUSIC, WIRE), (*WIRE, VIBRATION), TENSILE PROPERTIES, RESONANT FREQUENCY, DAMPING, EXCITATION, LOADS(FORCES), CURVE FITTING, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, THESES

Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE