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Acoustics

Acoustics is a branch of physics that deals with the study of mechanical waves in gases, liquids, and solids including topics such as vibration, sound, ultrasound and infrasound. A scientist who works in the field of acoustics is an acoustician while someone working in the field of acoustics technology may be called an acoustical engineer. The application of acoustics is present in almost all aspects of modern society with the most obvious being the audio and noise control industries.

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Total Publications
Lifetime
89,650
Prior Five Years
16,791
Total Citations
Lifetime
1,031,204
Prior Five Years
104,348
Total Scholars
Lifetime
70,934
Prior Five Years
52,496

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China
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Denmark
#7
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#8
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Spain
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Singapore
#9
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China
#10
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