Three-Dimensional Mid-Air Acoustic Manipulation [Acoustic Levitation]

0 Posted by - January 2, 2014 - Creative tools

A team of three Japanese engineers from The University of Tokyo and the Nagoya Institute of Technology recently unveiled an ambitious device that uses sound waves to move objects through three dimensional space. The machine uses four arrays of speakers to make soundwaves that intersect at a focal point that can be moved up, down, left, and right using external controls. ( via colossal )

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