1st Edition

Architectural Acoustics
A guide to integrated thinking




ISBN 9781859466360
Published June 16, 2020 by RIBA Publishing
304 Pages

USD $56.95

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Book Description

This book is an authoritative but uniquely accessible and highly illustrated guide to good acoustic design practice for architects, interior designers and acoustic professionals. It provides a user-friendly introduction to architectural acoustics and acoustics technology where the market is crowded with dense and technical texts. It will go through each typology in turn explaining the key acoustic concepts with highly illustrated and international case studies that demonstrate cutting-edge practice and technology, innovative design techniques and common challenges and solutions.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Acoustics  2. Acoustic Technology  3. Case Studies by typology

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Biography

Raj Patel is a leading international acoustics, audio-visual, and multimedia consultant and designer. He has over 25 years of experience working on a wide range of projects with architects, designers and artists around the world. He is Arup’s global leader for Acoustics, Audio-Visual and Theatre Consulting, and Arts and Culture Business in the Americas region.