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<div> <blockquote> <p>Joe has won national and international awards for teaching and for research. On the internet, he's best known for <a href="http://www.animations.physics.unsw.edu.au">Physclips</a>, a multi-media, multi-level introduction to physics. He leads a research laboratory that studies the acoustics of the voice, the ear and musical instruments. This lab also has a very popular <a href="http://www.phys.unsw.edu.au/music/">website</a>.&nbsp;When not doing science, Joe is a composer and player of orchestral and chamber music.</p> </blockquote> </div> <div> <div> <p><b><span><a href="http://www.phys.unsw.edu.au/%7Ejw/pubs.html">List of scientific publications</a>&nbsp;</span></b></p> </div> </div> <span><strong>Recent awards for research</strong> </span> <ul> <span> <li>The 2010 Excellence in Acoustics Award of the Australian Acoustical Society presented&nbsp;(shared with the lab). </li><li>The 2004 International Medal (la Médaille Étrangère) of the&nbsp;French Acoustical Society.</li></span> <li>The 2004 Excellence in Acoustics Award of the Australian Acoustical Society presented&nbsp;(shared with the lab).<br></li> <li>The 2003 Science Writing Award for Professionals in Acoustics of the Acoustical Society of America. </li> <li>Fellow of the Acoustical Societies of Australia and America.</li> </ul> <strong>Recent awards for teaching</strong> <ul> <li><a href="http://www.animations.physics.unsw.edu.au/"></a>The 2012 Rossing Award for Education from the Acoustical Society of America</li> <li>The 2010 Education Medal of the Australian Institute of Physics.</li> <li>&nbsp;<a href="http://www.animations.physics.unsw.edu.au"><i>Physclips</i></a>&nbsp;won the Physics division of the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.pirelliaward.com/" title="Link: http://www.pirelliaward.com/">2007 Pirelli Prizes for Science Communication</a>.&nbsp;</li> <li>2006&nbsp;<a href="http://www.austcolled.com.au/index.php?option=com_frontpage&amp;Itemid=1" title="Link: http://www.austcolled.com.au/index.php?option=com_frontpage&amp;Itemid=1">Australian College of Educators</a>&nbsp;quality teaching award.<br></li> <li> <div> <span>In 2005 Scientific American gave&nbsp;<a href="http://www.sciam.com/article.cfm?chanID=sa004&amp;articleID=0005CFF9-524F-1340-924F83414B7F0000" title="Link: http://www.sciam.com/article.cfm?chanID=sa004&amp;articleID=0005CFF9-524F-1340-924F83414B7F0000">Science and Technology Web Awards</a>&nbsp;to&nbsp;<a href="http://www.phys.unsw.edu.au/einsteinlight/"><i>Einstein Light</i></a>, a teaching site for relativity and also to&nbsp;<a href="http://www.phys.unsw.edu.au/music">Music Acoustics</a>, the research site of the acoustics group.</span> </div></li> <li> <div> <span>The 2004 award for Physical Sciences and Engineering in the Australian Awards for University Teaching.</span> </div></li> </ul>

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Mechanics: Motion, Forces, Energy and Gravity, from Particles to Planets

Mechanics: Motion, Forces, Energy and Gravity, from Particles to Planets