Bibliography on flat panel speakers


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Loudspeaker and Headphone Handbook by John Borwick, third edition, 2001 Focal Press, Oxford, ISBN: 0240513711. Contains a mathematically detailed description of ESL operation written by Peter Baxandall, including enough detail about the venerable Quad ESL63 to allow close duplication of the design (if you're so inclined). (Mark Rehorst) Available at



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"Tweeter Using New Structure and New Material for Diaphragm (Direct-Drive Ribbon Tweeter)" H. Nakajima, M.Ugaji, and H. Suyaman, , J. Audio Eng. Soc., Vol. 29, No. 10 (1981 October).  
"Compact Ribbon Tweeter/Midrange Loudspeaker" J.A.M. N  
"Radiation Impedance Calculations for a Rectangular Piston" G. Bank & J. Wright,, J. Audio Eng. Soc., Vol. 38, No. 5 (1990 May).  
"Building a Twenty Foot Dipole Ribbon Loudspeaker", D. Graebener, Speaker Builder , No. 2 (1991).  
"A High Output Ribbon Type Loudspeaker for Mid- and High-Frequency Reproduction", Ph.D.E. de Haan and B.H.M. Kok,. J. Audio Eng. Soc. Preprint 3595 (E3-4), (1993 March).  
"On The Acoustic Impedance of Baffled Strip Radiators," S.P. Lipshitz, T. Scott & Bruno Salvy.,J. Audio Eng. Soc., vol. 43, no. 7/8 (1995 July/August).  
"A Push-Pull Planar Speaker Quest, Part 1", D. Patten,, Speaker Builder, No. 8, (1995)  

"Product Review - The Newform NHB Speakers", R. Greene, Speaker Builder, No. 8, (1997).



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