Dr. Neal Talk & Steeping with Keeta Jones!

On March 31st, Dr. Matthew Neal (a Penn State alum and long-time contributor/participant at ASA) gave a talk about his recent work in virtual acoustics - specifically in exploring perceptual improvements of headphone-based spatial audio reproduction. It is anticipated...

DIY Audio Event & Tea Time with Dr. Stephen Hambric

On February 24th, PSU ASA hosted an event centered around DIY audio projects. Dan Watson and Nick Carder shared a bit about projects they've done in the past, including turning a wooden toy oven into a combo guitar amp, and various speaker builds. Zane also gave some...

PSU ASA Update Catchup – Thanksgiving 2020

Happy Thanksgiving! PSUASA has tried to stay busy for the past few months, exploring the possibilities for engaging new and current members during the pandemic! We're thankful that we have been able to stay connected, albeit in some less-familiar ways!...

PSU ASA Statement on Racism and Injustice

The PSU ASA Executive Board sent this message to their student members: PSU-ASA Members,   I’m sure you are at this point well-aware of the terrible tragedies that have recently highlighted racial injustice throughout this country. Sadly, these events are...

PSU ASA Sound Walk 2020!

Penn State ASA did their own Sound Walk in the spirit of the International Year of Sound! A whole sound scavenger hunt was devised, challenging participants to find exceptionally quiet and loud sound fields, as well as examples of sounds in different frequency ranges...

PSU ASA tours Martin Guitar Factory!

Inspired by recent articles highlighting collaborations between Penn State acousticians and Martin Guitars (read more here), the student chapter reached out to Martin Guitars for a tour in January. The drive to Nazareth, PA to see the Factory was definitely worth it!...

Celebrating Female Acousticians on the International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2020

Did you know? - today is the International Day of Women and Girls in Science! PSU ASA knows a lot of female acousticians to celebrate today! There are lots of great acoustics students here in the Graduate Program in Acoustics, including our Outreach Coordinator Molly...

PSU ASA back in the International Year of Sound

Happy New Year! The Penn State ASA is back and excited to make the most out of the International Year of Sound 2020 - an initiative which matches our organization's mission to disseminate a knowledge and appreciation of acoustics. We already have big plans for this...