Press conferences for the 179th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America will be held virtually Dec. 9-11, 2021.
From the impact of face masks to the beating of mosquito wings, the variety of topics for press conferences at the 179th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of American include the latest in acoustical research.
After registering, you will receive a single link to attend all three press conferences. Please do not share this link.
Wednesday, Dec. 9th @ 11:00 am ET
• Imitation Mosquito Ears Help Identify Mosquito Species and Sex
Tim Ziemer - University of Bremen
• Outside Oz, GLINDA Reports on Tornado Acoustics
Brian Elbing - Oklahoma State University
• Smarter Traffic Signs Ahead?
Andrzej Czyzewski - Gdansk University of Technology
Thursday, Dec. 10th @ 3:00 pm ET
• Masked Education: Which Face Coverings are Best for Student Comprehension?
Pasquale Bottalico - University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
• Lung Ultrasounds Could Help Determine COVID-19 Outcome
Umberto Sabatini - Policlinico San Matteo
• How Loud Is Too Loud? Identifying Noise Levels That Deter Older Restaurant Patrons
Pasquale Bottalico - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Friday, Dec. 11th @ 10:00 am ET
• Face Masks Provide Additional Communication Barrier for Non-Native Speech
Rajka Smiljanic - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
• Sounds, Smells Could Sway Our Self-Image
Giada Brianza - University of Sussex