10 Dec

Fall Research Symposium

GT-ASA will have our last meeting of the year on Thursday, December 13th, at 5:00 pm in Love 210. The Fall Research Symposium is a great opportunity to share the work you’re doing  and to learn about other research in acoustics and dynamics happening at Georgia Tech.

If you’d like, please email 2 to 4 PowerPoint slides to Scott [scottschoenjr (at) gatech] any time before the meeting. These slides will play in the background, so presentations will be informal. [Providing slides is optional, but encouraged.]

As always, free food (including vegetarian options) will be provided. Hope to see you there!

What: Fall Research Symposium 2018
When: Thursday, December 13th, 5:00 pm
Where: Love 210
20 Sep

Special Acoustics Seminar: Acoustic Metamaterials


GT-ASA will be hosting Dr. Matthew Guild from the US Naval Research Laboratory on Friday, 28 September 2018 at 4:00 pm. Dr. Guild will be discussing his work on acoustic metamaterials.

Seminar: “Wavelets for Aeroacoustic Applications”
Speaker: Dr. Matthew Guild
Date: Friday, September 28th, 2018
Time: 4:00–5:00 pm
Location: MOSE 1201A

As always, free food will be served! (Vegetarian options available)

30 Aug

2018 Fall General Meeting

GT-ASA Fall General Meeting

We’ll be holding our Fall 2018 General Meeting on Thursday, September 6th, from 11:00 am–12:00 pm in MRDC 3403. We’ll be discussing the activities of the ASA and our local chapter, as well as plans for the coming semester.

Scott Schoen Jr also be giving our first “Skills Seminar”, which will be informal presentations by students about tools and skills of potential interest to members of GT-ASA. This initial talk will be about the LaTeX document preparation system.

What: Fall 2018 General Meeting
When: Thursday, September 6th, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Where: MRDC 3403
08 May

Spring Seminar and BBQ

GT-ASA’s spring semester-end seminar will be Friday, 11 May 2018. Dr. Amir Darabi, a recent Georgia Tech graduate and current post-doc on acoustic metamaterials.

Seminar: “Acoustic Metamaterials designed for Manipulating Waves: Waveguides, Lenses and Cloaks”
Speaker: Dr. Amir Darabi
Date: Friday, May 11th, 2018
Time: 4:00–5:00 pm
Location: Love 109

Join us for a BBQ where we’ll be grilling free food! (Vegetarian options will be available.)

Hope to see you then!

24 Mar

Spring Seminar

We will be hosting our first seminar of 2018 next Wednesday, 28 March 2018. Dr. Alessio Medda from GTRI will be presenting on his work on the use of wavelets in aeoracoustics.

Seminar: “Wavelets for Aeroacoustic Applications”
Speaker: Dr. Alessio Medda
Date: Wednesday, March 28th, 2018
Time: 4:00–5:00 pm
Location: MRDC 3515

As always, free food will be served! (Vegetarian options available)

29 Nov

New officer election + winter research symposium

We will hold our new officer election and winter research symposium on Wednesday, December 13th, at 5pm in Love 210.

All current members of GT ASA will vote for the 2018 President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, and Representative to National.

Afterwards, we will hold our winter research symposium, an informal event where any current member of GT ASA can showcase the acoustics/vibrations research he/she has completed this past year. We will project PowerPoint slides and have them run in the background for discussion. All are welcome to attend this free event. As always, free food will be served! (Vegetarian options available).

What: 2018 new officer election and winter research symposium

When: Wednesday, December 13th, 5pm

Where: Love 210

02 Nov

Fall seminar

We will be hosting our fall seminar next Thursday, November 9th.

The speaker will be Dr. Costas D. Arvanitis, joint professor in mechanical and biomedical engineering here at Georgia Tech. The title of his talk is “Therapeutic Ultrasound”.

Here are the details for this event:

Speaker: Dr. Costas D. Arvanitis

Title: “Therapeutic Ultrasound”

Location: MRDC 4211

Date & Time: Thursday, November 9th, 11am-noon

As always, free food will be served! (Vegetarian options available)


12 Sep

Fall 2017 General Meeting

We will be hosting our Fall 2017 General Meeting on Thursday, September 21st,  from 11am-noon in MRDC 4211.  In it, we will discuss our plans for the current semester and welcome any new members to this chapter of ASA.

What: Fall 2017 General Meeting

When: Thursday, September 21st, 11am-noon

Where: MRDC 4211

As always, free food will be served! (Vegetarian options available)

15 Aug

Outreach Event at St. Philip AME Church

GT ASA will be participating in the annual STEMS Career Fair on Saturday, August 26th, from 8:30 – noon. It will be held at St. Philip AME Church in Atlanta. We will be giving demonstrations of basic acoustics concepts to middle and high school students who are predominantly African American. Officers will be providing transportation. No prior experience with ASA outreach events is needed and only an understanding of acoustics fundamentals is necessary. Hope to see you there!

What: Annual STEMS Career Fair

When: Saturday, August 26th, from 8:30 to noon; officers will provide transportation

Where: St. Philip AME Church, 240 Candler Rd. Atlanta, GA, 30317

21 May

Spring BBQ (again) postponed to Thursday, May 25th