Journal Forum

Synthetic Reverberator - January 1960
3 comments

Sound Board: High-Resolution Audio - October 2015
4 comments

Synchronized Swept-Sine: Theory, Application, and Implementation - October 2015
2 comments

Access Journal Forum

AES E-Library

Heat Dissipation and Power Compression in Loudspeakers

Document Thumbnail

In the professional audio market today there is a variety of transducers with high power ratings. As these drivers generally are less than 5% efficient, they convert almost all of their input power to heat. How this heat is dealt with is discussed, and conclusions about power compression effects in a variety of popular designs are revealed.

Author:
Affiliation:
JAES Volume 40 Issue 1/2 pp. 32-41; February 1992
Publication Date:
Permalink: http://www.aes.org/e-lib/browse.cfm?elib=7059

Click to purchase paper or login as an AES member. If your company or school subscribes to the E-Library then switch to the institutional version. If you are not an AES member and would like to subscribe to the E-Library then Join the AES!

This paper costs $33 for non-members, $5 for AES members and is free for E-Library subscribers.

Learn more about the AES E-Library

E-Library Location:

Start a discussion about this paper!


 
Facebook   Twitter   LinkedIn   Google+   YouTube   RSS News Feeds  
AES - Audio Engineering Society