Avoid Costly Mistakes for Specialists and Non-Specialists AlikeBad acoustics in buildings is a nuisance that is not dealt with easily. The problem applies just as much to open-plan offices and restaurants and to production facilities and transportation stations as it does to performance halls, not to mention homes. It does not merely affect oral co
Introduction. Acoustics. Building Acoustics. Mechanical Equipment. User's Equipment. Room Acoustics. Offices, Open Spaces, and Restaurants. Dwellings Hotels and Hospitals. Other Spaces Used by the Public. Production Facilities and Workshops. Educational Facilities' Performance and Lecture Halls. Theatres and Cinemas. Music and Concert Facilities. Operas. Multipurpose Facilities. Conclusion. Example of a Building Project. Examples of Fitting Out. A Word about Other Interesting Topics (Thermal and Fire Protection of Buildings, Structures, and Rodent Repulsion). References. Glossary. Index.