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  1. Auditorium Acoustics and Architectural Design

    2nd Edition

    By Michael Barron

    Modern concert halls and opera houses are now very specialized buildings with special acoustical characteristics. With new contemporary case-studies, this updated book explores these characteristics as an important resource for architects, engineers and auditorium technicians. Supported by...

    Published September 24th 2009 by Spon Press

  2. Engineering Noise Control

    Theory and Practice, Fourth Edition

    By David A. Bies, Colin H. Hansen

    The practice of engineering noise control demands a solid understanding of the fundamentals of acoustics, the practical application of current noise control technology and the underlying theoretical concepts. This fully revised and updated fourth edition provides a comprehensive explanation of...

    Published June 23rd 2009 by CRC Press

  3. Room Acoustics, Fifth Edition

    By Heinrich Kuttruff

    Since publication of the first edition in 1973, this professional and scientific reference has become the standard work in the field, providing detailed analysis of the state of the art in room acoustics. It outlines the theory and practice of sound behaviour in enclosed spaces. Particular...

    Published May 26th 2009 by CRC Press

  4. Environmental Noise Barriers

    A Guide To Their Acoustic and Visual Design, Second Edition

    By Benz Kotzen, Colin English

    Environmental Noise Barriers is a unique one-stop reference for practitioners, whether acoustical engineers, landscape architects, or manufacturers, and for highways departments in local and central authorities. This extensively revised new edition is updated in line with UK and EU legislation and...

    Published April 21st 2009 by CRC Press

  5. Acoustic Absorbers and Diffusers

    Theory, Design and Application, 2nd Edition

    By Trevor J. Cox, Peter D'Antonio

    Absorbers and diffusers are two of the main design tools for altering the acoustic conditions of rooms, semi-enclosed spaces and the outdoor environment. Their correct use is important for delivering high quality acoustics. Unique and authoritative, this book decribes how to effectively measure,...

    Published January 26th 2009 by CRC Press

  6. Building Acoustics

    By Tor Erik Vigran

    Building or architectural acoustics is taken in this book to cover all aspects of sound and vibration in buildings. The book covers room acoustics but the main emphasis is on sound insulation and sound absorption and the basic aspects of noise and vibration problems connected to service equipment...

    Published July 31st 2008 by CRC Press

  7. Sound Insulation

    By Carl Hopkins

    Sound insulation is an important aspect of building performance. This book is a comprehensive guide to sound and vibration theory and its application to the measurement and prediction of sound insulation in buildings. It enables the reader to tackle a wide range of issues relating to sound...

    Published August 23rd 2007 by Routledge

  8. Acoustics

    An Introduction

    By Heinrich Kuttruff

    This definitive textbook provides students with a comprehensive introduction to acoustics. Beginning with the basic physical ideas, Acoustics balances the fundamentals with engineering aspects, applications and electroacoustics, also covering music, speech and the properties of human hearing. The...

    Published November 23rd 2006 by CRC Press

  9. Predicting Outdoor Sound

    By Keith Attenborough, Kai Ming Li, Kirill Horoshenkov

    Predicting Outdoor Sound provides a scholarly yet practical examination of the phenomena that affect outdoor sound close to the ground and its prediction. It is devoted to bringing together theories and data to give both researchers and practitioners the basis for deciding which model to use in a...

    Published November 17th 2006 by CRC Press

  10. Urban Sound Environment

    By Jian Kang

    Over the past two decades there have been many major new developments in the field of urban sound environment. Jian Kang introduces and examines these key developments, including: the development of prediction methods for urban sound propagation establishment and application of noise-mapping...

    Published September 13th 2006 by CRC Press