Physics of musical instruments

Physics of musical instruments

Course information

 ECTS: 2

 Common with master in Acoustics

 Course code : 167EN038

 Lecture: 8h

 Tutorial classes: h

 Practical work: 12h

Course coordinator : André Almeida

Course Description


Study the physics involved in musical instruments


Course : Acoustics & waves upgrade, Course : Vibrations upgrade


Courses on string and wind instruments. Experiments : modal analysis of a guitar, input impedance measurement of wind instruments, modeling of a virtual instrument.

Examination duration

2 hours

Examination type

Written examination