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Use this condition to find a second equation relating

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Unformatted text preview: d opposite to the force of fluid 2 on fluid 1. Use this condition to find a second equation relating R and T. Write this equation in terms of the impedances Z1 and Z2. (The pressure associated with the displacement wave is Δp = p p0 = -B ds/dx.) (c) Solve the two equations found in (a) and (b) to find R and T in terms of the impedances of the two media. (d) The densities of air and water are 1.2 kg/m3 and 1000 kg/m3, and their bulk moduli are 1.42 x 105 Pa and 2.2 x 109 Pa. What are the wave speeds v and characteristic impedances Z of air and water? Physics 2214, Spring 2012 3 Cornell University (e) Suppose that a sound wave is incident from air normal to an air-water interface. What will be the amplitude of the wave that is transmitted into the water, relative to the incident amplitude? Is your result consistent with your experience? 6. Impedance match.com You have two strings with...
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This note was uploaded on 02/27/2013 for the course PHY 2214 taught by Professor Davis during the Spring '12 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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