# Time domain simulation and sound synthesis for the snare drum.

@article{Bilbao2012TimeDS, title={Time domain simulation and sound synthesis for the snare drum.}, author={Stefan Bilbao}, journal={The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America}, year={2012}, volume={131 1}, pages={ 914-25 } }

The snare drum is a complex system, relying on the interaction of multiple components: the drumheads, or membranes, a set of snares, the surrounding acoustic field and an internal cavity. Because these components are multidimensional, and due to a strong distributed non-linearity (the snare interaction), many techniques used frequently in physical modeling synthesis applications, such as digital waveguides and modal methods are difficult to apply. In this article, finite difference time domain…

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