Vibration and Waves

Supplement: Vibration and waves

A.1 Oscillations vs. waves A-1-vibrations-&-waves

A.1.1 Forced oscillations

A.1.2 Free oscillations

A.1.3 Forced waves

A.1.4 Free waves

A.1.5 Standing waves

A.2 Longitudinal waves A-2-longitudinal-waves

A.2.1 Pure longitudinal waves

A.2.2 Dilatational waves in strings

A.3 Transversal waves A-3-transverse-waves

A.3.1 Pure transversal waves

A.3.2 Transversal waves in strings

A.4 Bending waves A-4-flexural-waves

A.4.1 Bars under zero tension, pure bending waves

A.4.2 Vibrations of a stiff string

A.4.3 Eigenmodes of bending waves

A.5 Wave resistance A-5-wave-impedance

A.6 Stiffness A-6-stiffness

A.7 Impulses A-7-impulses

A.8 The Ultimate end: cryo… A-8-unltimate-end-with-cryo-schlock


What PotEG has to say about the Guitar Bridge

7.5 Reflection and absorption at the bridge/nut poteg-7-5-bearing-forces-at-bridge-&-nut

7.5.1 Reflection and absorption parameter poteg-7-5-1-reflection-&-absorption-parameters

7.5.2 Reflection analysis poteg-7-5-2-analysis-of-reflections

7.5.3 The mechanical bridge impedance poteg-7-5-3-mechanical-bridge-impedance

7.5.4 Measurement results poteg-7-5-4-results-of-measurements

7.6 Vibration measurement techniques poteg-7-6-instrumentation

7.6.1 Impedance / admittance measurements poteg-7-6-1-impedance-&-admittance

7.6.2 The spectrum of decaying tones (Volagramm) poteg-7-6-2-spectrum-of-decaying-partials

7.6.3 The decay time T30 poteg-7-6-3-decay-time-t-30