Kocher receives 2014 Newman Medal for research conducted at Penn State

Dr. Michelle Vigeant presented the Newman Medal to Acadia Kocher at the ASA Providence conference

Dr. Michelle Vigeant presented the Newman Medal to Acadia Kocher at the ASA Providence conference

Congratulations to Acadia Kocher who has been awarded a 2014 Newman Student Award Medal. Kocher investigated subjective components of overall acoustic quality using binaural recordings made in Hartford’s Belding Theater, as a summer undergraduate research assistant at Penn State University.  Kocher was nominated by Prof. Michelle Vigeant.

2014 Schultz Grant awarded to J. Parkman Carter

We are pleased to announce that the 2014 Schultz Grant has been awarded to J. Parkman Carter, a student at RPI, for his proposal on “Illuminating Acoustic Reflection Orders in Architecture Using Sketchup”!  Mr. Carter is presenting the research that accompanied the grant proposal (and on which he will base his further work) at the Acoustical Society of America meeting in Providence this week.

Vincent and Paul from University of Hartford receive 2014 Newman Medals

Dr. Eion King with medalists Paul and Vincent

Dr. Eoin King (new faculty member at University of Hartford) with medalists Paul and Vincent

Congratulations to Christopher Vincent and Adam Paul from the University of Hartford, for being awarded 2014 Newman Student Award Medals, for work on an “Acoustic Evaluation of the Austen Arts Center at Trinity College for Smith Edwards McCoy Architects”.  Vincent and Paul were nominated by Prof. Bob Celmer.