Herschel-Quincke tube

Herschel-Quincke tube

[¦hər·shəl ′kwiŋ·kə ‚tüb]
(acoustics)
A device for demonstrating the interference of sound in which sound waves from a common source travel through two tubes of different lengths and recombine, producing reinforcement or cancellation of sound depending on the difference in path length; used to demonstrate the interference of sound and as a wave filter. Also known as Quincke tube.
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The configuration of the helicoid and the central tube in a simple expansion chamber which is the subject of this investigation is a modified version of the Herschel-Quincke tube [7].
Novak, "The Herschel-Quincke Tube: A Theoretical, Computational, And Experimental Investigation," The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol.