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Another Acoustics Professor Joins U Hartford Engineering

We're delighted to announce that Christopher Jasinski '12, Ph.D. has joined the Mechanical Engineering Department as our newest Professor in Acoustics. Dr. Jasinski graduated from our BSE Acoustical Engineering & Music program in 2012, where he conducted research and studied across multiple acoustics fields such as musical acoustics, psychoacoustics, and architectural acoustics. His senior project resulted in the Robert Bradford Newman Student Medal for Merit in Architectural Acoustics, as well as a published article in the referreed Journal of the Acoustical Society of America (JASA). Based on his experience during a summer internship at NASA Langley, he decided to apply to Notre Dame, where he earned his Masters of Science and Ph.D. in aeroacoustics, while researching ways to reduce drag in the acoustic liners of jet engines. During his graduate work, he maintained active involvement with the Acoustical Society of America's Student Council. An accomplished classical percussionist, Dr. Jasinski is looking forward to working with our students here at U. of Hartford Acoustics. So are we!

Dr. King Promoted

Our very own Dr. Eoin King, the 2016 Belle K. Ribicoff Junior Faculty Prize winner, has been granted tenure and promoted to the rank of Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Acoustics. He has also been named to the Board of Directors of the Institute of Noise Control Engineers, as well as appointed as the editor of Noise New International, a quarterly magazine of INCE-USA. Congratulations to Dr. King!



Dr. Bob Awarded Rossing Prize in Acoustics Education

Dr. Bob Celmer ‘78, Program Director of CETA’s Acoustical Engineering programs, was selected to receive the Acoustical Society of America’s Rossing Prize in Acoustics Education. The prize was established by the ASA to recognize an individual who has made significant contributions toward furthering acoustics education through distinguished teaching, creation of educational materials, textbook writing and other activities. Read more here.

B.S.E. Acoustical Engineering Program attains ABET Accreditation

Our B.S.E. Program in Acoustical Engineering and Music is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET. This accreditation joins our re-accredited B.S.M.E. with Acoustics Concentration program. We are excited to have both programs attain this national certification. ABET accreditation is the established benchmark for undergraduate engineering programs in the U.S.


PSVRF logoPaul S. Veneklasen Research Foundation Reverberation Room Dedicated

The Paul S. Veneklasen Research Foundation Reverberation Room was dedicated recently at a ceremony in our UH Acoustics Engineering Laboratory. Click here to read more about this memorable event.


Acoustics Program Featured in National Trade Magazine

Hartford's Acoustics Program and Laboratory was featured in a recent issue of Sound & Vibration Magazine, including the cover! The full article can be read here.


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