Interactive Application: Acoustics 1

This application covers periodic waves, waveform display, Fourier analysis, harmonic and inharmonic partials, and additive synthesis.

Download the application as a .zip archive, and uncompress it if necessary. It will probably be in your Downloads folder. You can run it from anywhere.

Version for Mac

Download the Mac version here

When you first launch this, you will see an alert warning you that the application was downloaded from the Internet. Just say okay.

If you launch the app and see only its menu bar, but not its window, then quit the app and make sure the app name is the original one: “Acoustics 1”. (The name can change if you download more than one copy of the app into the Downloads folder.)

Version for Windows

Download the Windows version here

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