David W. Herrin, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Research Areas: Acoustic Materials, Acoustics, mufflers and silencers, structural dynamics

University of Kentucky, College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering - ME
177 RGAN
Lexington, KY 40506-0503
Phone: 859-257-6336x80609
Fax: 859-257-3304
Email: dherrin@engr.uky.edu


Professional Preparation

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 2000

M.S.  Engineering Mechanics, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 1993

B.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 1991

Appointments

University of Kentucky

2004 – Present   Research Assistant Professor

2000-2003  Post-Doctoral Scholar

1993-2000  Instructor / Research Assistant / Teaching Assistant

University of Cincinnati

1991-1993  Research Assistant

Stuctural Dynamics Research Corporation, Milford, OH

1987-1990  Co-op Engineer

Selected Publications

 

  • Zhou, L., Carter, A. E., Herrin, D. W., Shi, J., and Copley, D. C., “Airborne Path Attenuation of Partial Enclosures:  Simulation and Sensitivity Study,” Applied Acoustics (under review).
  • Herrin, D. W., Cui, Z., and Liu, J., “Predicting insertion loss of large duct systems above the plane wave cutoff frequency,” Applied Acoustics (under review).
  • Liu, J. and Herrin, D. W., “Enhancing Micro-Perforated Panel Attenuation by Partitioning the Adjoining Cavity,” Applied Acoustics, Vol. 71, pp. 120-127 (2010).
  • Herrin, D. W., Liu, J., Martinus, F., D. J. Kato, and Cheah, S., “Prediction of Sound Pressure in the Far Field using the Inverse Boundary Element Method,” Noise Control Engineering Journal, Vol. 58, No.1, pp. 74-82 (2010).
  • Martinus, F., Herrin, D. W., and Han, J., “Identification of an Aeroacoustic Source using the Inverse Boundary Element Method,” Noise Control Engineering Journal, Vol. 58, No.1, pp. 83-92 (2010).
  • Herrin, D. W., Liu, J., and Sampath, G., “The Applicability of the Moebius Transformation to Mechanical and Acoustic Impedance Modifications,” Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 328, pp. 382-395 (2009).
  • Herrin, D. W., and Liu, J., “The Application of the Vincent Circle to Vibro-Acoustic and Duct Acoustic Problems,” SAE International Journal of Passenger Cars – Mechanical Systems, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 1505-1510 (2009).
  • Herrin, D. W., Han, J., Martinus, F., and Shi, J., “Source Identification using an Inverse Visible Element Rayleigh Integral Approach,” SAE Transactions, Journal of Passenger Cars – Mechanical Systems, Vol. 116, Section 6, pp. 1614-1619 (2007).
  • Liu, J., Herrin, D. W., and Seybert, A. F., “Application of Micro-Perforated Panels to Attenuate Noise in a Duct,” SAE Transactions, Journal of Passenger Cars – Mechanical Systems, Vol. 116, Section 6, pp. 1629-1633 (2007).
  • Han, J., Herrin, D. W., and Seybert, A. F., “Accurate Measurement of Small Absorption Coefficients,” SAE Transactions, Journal of Passenger Cars – Mechanical Systems, Vol. 116, Section 6, pp. 1701-1705 (2007).