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Associate Professor Carl Howard

Telephone +61 8 8313 3469
Position Associate Professor
Fax +61 8 8313 4367
Building Engineering South
Floor/Room 2 31
Campus North Terrace
Org Unit School of Mechanical Engineering

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Teaching Interests

Subjects Taught

Topics of Interest

  • acoustics
  • vibrations
  • finite element analysis
  • boundary element analysis
  • statistical energy analysis
  • modal analysis
  • transfer path analysis
  • biological and industrial applications of ultrasound
  • condition monitoring
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • heat transfer and thermodynamics
  • kinematics

Research Interests

Interested in all matters relating to acoustics and vibration including:

  • thermoacoustics
  • structural vibration
  • condition monitoring
  • ultrasound
  • distributed computing for optimisation
  • passive acoustic and vibration absorbers for noise and vibration control
  • active noise and vibration control
  • kinematics of the human wrist
  • orthopaedic implants


Member of the Acoustics, Vibration and Control group


Publications by Carl Howard can be found on the Acoustics, Vibrations, and Control research group's web site.

Book: Acoustic Analyses Using MATLAB and ANSYS

Professional Associations

Member of the
Australian Acoustical Society SA Divsion
Member of the
Acoustical Society of America

Professional Interests

Acoustics, Vibration, Ultrasound, Thermoacoustics and Condition Monitoring

Entry last updated: Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015

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