STUDENT RESEARCH PROJECTS

Except where indicated otherwise, pairs of senior undergraduate students undertook these
projects in their final year at a tertiary educational institution. The topics were proposed and
sponsored by Hervey Bagot.

  • Bell tone analyser
    South Australian Institute of Technology, School of Electronic Engineering, 1986.

  • Motorised bell controller
    South Australian Institute of Technology, School of Electronic Engineering, 1987.

  • Hour strike and pulsing system for bell and clock
    South Australian Institute of Technology, School of Electronic Engineering, 1987.

  • Controller for a motor-driven bell
    South Australian Institute of Technology, School of Electronic Engineering, 1988.

  • Strike note of bells
    The University of Adelaide, Department of Physics and Mathematical Physics, 1988.

  • Bells: an investigation of the strike note phenomenon
    The University of Adelaide, Department of Physics and Mathematical Physics, 1988.

  • An experiment to test further the current hypothesis about the physical character and significance of the first few modes of vibration in cast bronze bells
    The University of Adelaide, Department of Physics and Mathematical Physics, 1988.

  • Tuning program
    South Australian Institute of Technology, School of Computer Studies, 1988. [Staff Member]

  • Bell profile design
    South Australian Institute of Technology, School of Computer Studies, 1988. [Staff Member]

  • Bell profile studies by finite element analysis
    The University of Adelaide, Department of Applied Mathematics, 1988.

  • Pumped tone in handbells The University of Adelaide, Department of Physics (with anechoic chamber provided by Department of Mechanical Engineering), 1989. [Graduate student, summer vacation project]

  • Research on the Adelaide Town Hall bell tower
    The University of Adelaide, Department of Civil Engineering, 1990.

  • Measurement of frequency and decay of bells in the Sydney University carillon
    The University of Sydney, Department of Physics, 1992.

  • Investigation of bell clappers behaviour on bell sound
    The University of Adelaide, Department of Mechanical Engineering, 2001.