Environmental and Architectural Acoustics

By Z. Maekawa, P. Lord

© 1994 – CRC Press

400 pages

About the Book

This book is a guide to the practical technology involved in achieving a more acceptable acoustic environment for human life.

Table of Contents

Fundamentals of sound waves and hearing. Noise and vibration - measurement and rating. Room acoustics. Sound absorption - materials and construction. Airborne sound insulation. Isolation of structure-borne noise and vibration. Noise and vibration control in the environment. Acoustic design of rooms. Electro-acoustic systems. Agenda.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
ARC000000
ARCHITECTURE / General