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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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Founded in 1965, Penn State's Graduate Program in Acoustics has become the leading resource for graduate education in acoustics in the United States. The interdisciplinary program leads to the degrees: Master of Engineering in Acoustics (M.Eng.), Master of Science in Acoustics (M.S.), and Doctor of Philosophy in Acoustics (Ph.D.)

Graduate Program in Acoustics

College of Engineering

The Pennsylvania State University

201 Applied Science Building

University Park, PA 16802