Archive: Acoustics (348)

Archived articles are listed below from most to least recent. You will find links to even older posts beneath the list.

Stigwood, M. Excess Amplitude Modulation — Failure of Wind Farm Noise Controls

IOA good practice guide, excess amplitude modulation and the failure of wind farm noise controls Mike Stigwood, MAS Environmental Ltd Acoustics Bulletin November/December 2013 pages 18–22 November 29, 2013 • Noise, Regulations, U.K. In August 2013 at … Read On »

Evans, A. Environmental Noise Pollution: Has Public Health Become Too Utilitarian?

Evans, A. (2017) Environmental Noise Pollution: Has Public Health Become too Utilitarian? Open Journal of Social Sciences, 5, 80–109. https://doi.org/10.4236/jss.2017.55007 May 12, 2017 Abstract Environmental noise pollution is an ever-increasing problem. The various sources: Aircraft, Road Traffic … Read On »

Bronzaft, A. Impact of Noise on Health: The Divide Between Policy & Science

Bronzaft, A.L. (2017) Impact of Noise on Health: The Divide between Policy and Science. Open Journal of Social Sciences, 5, 108–120. https://doi.org/10.4236/jss.2017.55008 May 12, 2017 Abstract In her chapter “Sources of Noise” in Noise and Health, Annette … Read On »

Smith, M.G.et al Physiological Effects of Wind Turbine Noise on Sleep

Acoustics for the 21st Century… Proceedings of the 22nd International Congress on Acoustics Buenos Aires — 5 to 9 September, 2016 Michael G. Smith(a), Mikael Ögren(b), Pontus Thorsson©, Eja Pedersen(d) and Kerstin Persson Waye(e) (a) University … Read On »

Cooper S. Sensation As An Impact From Wind Turbines

Steven Cooper (the Acoustic Group Pty Ltd) – drnoise@acoustics.com.au Presented at the 169th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Pittsburgh, May 2015   An acoustic investigation of the Cape Bridgewater Wind Farm was required to address … Read On »

Data Centres Responsible for Noise Complaints

Around the world there are growing noise and low frequency noise complaints about data centres located in close proximity to residential areas, especially as these data centres expand and upgrade their plant and equipment to modernise, … Read On »

Environmental Health Diary

This sheet is a proforma of the Environmetal Health Diary used by Rapley and Atkinson at field research in Lithgow, NSW in December, 2015, such research funded by the Waubra Foundation. The form was developed by … Read On »

Peterson, C. Combating Noise in Gas Pipeline Transmission

Pipeline & Gas Journal November 2015, Vol. 242, No. 11 By Chris Peterson, IMI Critical Engineering, Birmingham, England Pipelines have been established for many years as the simplest and most economical way to transport high quantities of … Read On »

Defence Aircraft Noise — International Research on Effects of Noise on Children

Australian Government – Department of Defence Defence Aircraft Noise 2012–2013 International Research on the Effects of Noise on Children A number of studies have addressed the potential effects of noise exposure on children. Some studies suggest … Read On »

Griefahn, Basner Disturbances of Sleep by Noise

Proceedings of ACOUSTICS 2011, 2–4 November 2011, Gold Coast, Australia Barbara Griefahn (1), and Mathias Basner (2) Leibniz Research Centre for Working Environment and Human Factors, Ardeystr. 67, 44139 Dortmund, Germany Unit for Experimental Psychiatry, Division … Read On »