ASA press conferences broadcast live from Seattle, Washington on December 1 #ASA181
Newswise – SEATTLE, November 17, 2021 – Press conferences for the 181st meeting of the Acoustical Society of America will be held on Wednesday, December 1 in room 505 of the Hyatt Regency Seattle. Media availabilities will focus on a wide range of newsworthy sessions at the upcoming reunion, from killer whales spending more time in the Arctic Ocean to Lego figure flips with vibes focused on time-reversal.
To register for in-person attendance, email [email protected]. To watch the livestream virtually, please visit our registration page. Videos of the press conferences will be available by December 2 upon request.
ASA Press Conference Schedule – Wednesday, December 1
12:30 p.m. ET / 9:30 a.m. PT
- Echolocation builds predictive models of prey movement – Angeles Halls, Johns Hopkins University
Session 2aPP6 – Bats use predictive strategies to track moving auditory objects, Tuesday, November 30, 1:50 p.m. ET / 10:50 a.m. PT
- The answer to the food paradox shows how ocean life survives – Kelly Benoit-Bird, Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
Session 3pAOa1 – A good resolution of the food paradox at sea, Wednesday, December 1, 4:05 p.m. ET / 1:05 p.m. PT
- Killer whales linger in the newly melted Arctic Ocean –Brynn Kimber, University of Washington
Session 4pAB4 – Tracking the movements of killer whales in Arctic Alaska against a loss of sea ice, Thursday 2, 5:35 p.m. ET / 2:35 p.m. PT
- Filter microplastic waste from water with acoustic waves – Dhany Arifianto, Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember Institute
Session 1pPA7 – Using mass acoustic waves to filter microplastics out of polluted waters, Monday, November 29, 6:10 p.m. ET / 3:10 p.m. PT
2:00 p.m. ET / 11:00 a.m. PT
- Blood bubbles signal oxygen levels – Shashank Sirsi, University of Texas at Dallas
Session 1aBAa2 – Hemoglobin microbubbles for in vivo blood oxygen level-dependent imaging: Boldly beyond MRI, Monday, November 29, 11:25 a.m. ET / 8:25 a.m. PT
- Sing: some masks do not interfere with singers – Thomas Moore, Rollins College
Session 3aMUa3 – Aerosol spread and acoustic effects when singing with a face mask, Wednesday, December 1, 12:40 p.m. ET / 9:40 a.m. PT
- During the COVID-19 lockdown, emotional well-being declined for visually and hearing impaired adults – Peggy Nelson, University of Minnesota
3pID3 session – Effects of COVID-19 on social isolation in older adults with sensory loss, Wednesday, December 1, 6:05 p.m. ET / 3:05 p.m. PT
- Filter unwanted sounds from baby monitors – J. Flynn, Johns Hopkins University
Session 4aPP8 – open source baby monitor, Thursday, December 2, 1:25 p.m. ET / 10:25 a.m. PT
4 p.m. ET / 1 p.m. PT
- Seattle Space Needle Renovation Survey – Daniel Bruck and Jaimie Penzell, BRC Acoustics
Session 4aAA7 – The Seattle Space Needle Renovation: Acoustical Design Considerations and Challenges 600 Feet Above GroundThursday, December 2, 12:55 p.m. ET / 9:55 a.m. PT
- Adding sound to electric vehicles improves pedestrian safety –Michael Roan, Penn State University
Session 2aEA1 – Additive Sounds Electric Vehicle: Detection results of an outdoor test for sixteen participants, Tuesday, November 30, 1:25 p.m. ET / 10:25 a.m. PT
- LEGO down! Focused vibrations knock figures over – Brian Anderson, Brigham Young University
Session 4pED3 – Flipping LEGO Minifigures with Time Reversing Focused Vibes: Understanding Physics and Developing a Museum Demonstration, Thursday, December 2, 5:15 p.m. ET / 2:15 p.m. PT
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Technical program: https://eventpilotadmin.com/web/planner.php?id=ASAFALL21
Press room: http://acoustics.org/world-wide-press-room/
Follow the highlights of the conference with the social media hashtag #ASA181
In the coming weeks, ASA’s Global Newsroom will be updated with additional tips on dozens of newsworthy stories and with layman’s language articles, which are 300-500 word summaries of presentations written by scientists for a general audience and accompanied by photos, audio and video. . You can visit the site during the meeting at http://acoustics.org/world-wide-press-room/.
We will grant free registration to accredited journalists and professional freelance journalists. If you are a journalist and would like to attend, contact the AIP media line at 301-209-3090. For urgent requests, the staff of [email protected] can also help organize interviews and obtain images, sound clips or background information.
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