Self and Mutual Radiation Impedance

  • Eugen Skudrzyk


The computation of the acoustic impedance requires the knowledge of the pressure in the immediate vicinity of the piston membrane. Lord Rayleigh computed this impedance by an ingeneous method based on potential theory. His derivation will be reproduced first.


Acoustic Impedance Radiation Resistance Mass Reactance Relative Separation Spherical Bessel Function 
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Radiation Impedance

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Eugen Skudrzyk
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  1. 1.Ordnance Research Laboratory and Physics DepartmentThe Pennsylvania State UniversityUniversity ParkUSA

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