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Stephen Hambric

Research Professor


  • Acoustics
  • Applied Research Laboratory
  • Center for Acoustics and Vibration

3220B G Thomas Water Tunnel


Personal or Departmental Website

Interest Areas:

Structural acoustics, Flow noise, Noise control, Modal analysis, Design optimization.






  • A. R. Barnard, Stephen A Hambric, S. C. Conlon and D. E. Capone, 2006, "Measuring sound power and directivity of a submerged cylinder in a reverberant water tank using intensity based nearfield acoustic holography techniques"

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The Center for Acoustics and Vibration performs basic and applied research in vibration and acoustics, supports graduate education, and transfers technology to U.S. industry and government. The center includes faculty, graduate students, and staff in laboratories throughout the College of Engineering and at the Applied Research Lab. These laboratories perform both disciplinary and cross-disciplinary research in areas related to acoustics and vibration.

Center for Acoustics and Vibrations

College of Engineering

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802