New ASA Technical Committee Chairs Elected

Technical Committee Chair elections for six ASA Technical Committees were held earlier this year. The new chairs will join the Technical Council and serve from the close of the spring 2015 meeting in Pittsburgh to the close of the spring 2018 meeting in Minneapolis. The chairs completing their service and the new chairs are:

Technical Committee Current Chair Incoming Chair
     

Animal Bioacoustics

Cynthia F. Moss Christine Erbe
   

(Centre for Marine Science and Technology)

Engineering Acoustics Roger T. Richards Kenneth M. Walsh
   

K + M Engineering Ltd.

Noise Scott D. Sommerfeldt William J. Murphy
   

National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health

Signal Processing in Acoustics Ning Xiang Paul Gendron
   

University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth

Structural Acoustics and Vibration James E. Phillips Robert M. Koch
   

Naval Undersea Warfare Center

Underwater Acoustics Dajun Tang Megan Ballard
    Applied Research Labs., University of Texas at Austin

ASA thanks the outgoing Technical Committee chairs for their outstanding service and welcomes the new chairs to the Technical Council.