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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Acoustic Fibers

Caption: MIT researchers have demonstrated that they can manufacture acoustic fibers with flat surfaces, like those shown here, as well as fibers with circular cross sections. The flat fibers could prove particularly useful in acoustic imaging devices.

Credit: Research Laboratory of Electronics at MIT/Greg Hren Photograph

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