P3_2 The Power Of Rock

Harry Ian Conners, Seth Lovett, Prashant Patel, Callum Wilcox


This paper calculates an approximation for the power produced when a guitar string is plucked at different frequencies and how the amplitude varies the power generated. It was calculated that a frequency of 330Hz and amplitude of 3m would produce 5W of power, which is enough to power a small amplifier.

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