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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Noise Control

    From Concept to Application

    By Colin Hansen

    An excellent learning tool for students and practitioners, this guide to noise control will enable readers to use their knowledge to solve a wide range of industrial noise control problems. Working from basic scientific principles, the author shows how an understanding of sound can be applied to...

    Published June 3rd 2005 by CRC Press

  9. The Boundary Element Method

    Applications in Sound and Vibration

    By A. Ali, C. Rajakumar

    The Boundary Element Method, or BEM, is a powerful numerical analysis tool with particular advantages over other analytical methods. With research in this area increasing rapidly and more uses for the method appearing, this timely book provides a full chronological review of all techniques that...

    Published August 15th 2004 by CRC Press

  10. Advanced Applications in Acoustics, Noise and Vibration

    Edited by Frank Fahy, John Walker

    Advanced Applications in Acoustics, Noise and Vibration provides comprehensive and up-to-date overviews of knowledge, applications and research activities in a range of topics that are of current interest in the practice of engineering acoustics and vibration technology. The thirteen chapters are...

    Published July 8th 2004 by CRC Press