Archive: Concerned Professionals (292)

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

Open Letter to Panel Developing WHO Environmental Noise Guidelines, European Region

Open Letter to the members of the panel developing the WHO Environmental Noise Guidelines for the European Region July 2016 Marie-Eve Héroux, Marco Paviotti, Wolfgang Babisch. Göran Pershagen, Goran Belojevic. Kerstin Persson Waye, Mark Brink. Anna … Read On »

Hanning, Dr C. Select Committee on Wind Turbines Submission

Australian Senate SELECT COMMITTEE ON WIND TURBINES Submission No 55 Dr Christopher Hanning, BSc, MB, BS, MRCS, LRCP, FRCA, MD February 2015 Sleep Disturbance and Wind Turbine Noise Contents  Summary Introduction Recent evidence on wind turbine noise, … Read On »

Hansen, C. Collateral Damage, Engineering Ethics and Wind Farms

Colin H. Hansen, School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Adelaide, South Australia Editorial in SOUND & VIBRATION/APRIL 2016 We … need to ask, “Is the project of sufficient benefit to a sufficient number of people that … Read On »

Héroux et al. WHO Environmental Noise Guidelines for the European Region

EuroNoise 2015, 31 May — 3 June, Maastricht EAA-NAG-ABAV ISSN 2226–5147 Marie-Eve Héroux, Wolfgang Babisch , Goran Belojevic, Mark Brink, Sabine Janssen, Peter Lercher, Marco Paviotti, Göran Pershagen, Kerstin Persson Waye, Anna Preis, Stephen Stansfeld, Martin … Read On »

Meyers J, Meneveau C. Optimal Turbine Spacing in Fully Developed Wind-Farm Boundary Layers

As wind farms become larger, the asymptotic limit of the “fully developed”, or “infinite”, wind farm has been receiving increased interest. This limit is relevant for wind farms on flat terrain whose length exceeds the height … Read On »

Castelo Branco et al. Low Frequency Noise-Induced Pathology Contributions Provided by the Portuguese Wind Turbine Case

EuroNoise 2015, 31 May — 3 June, Maastricht EAA-NAG-ABAV ISSN 2226–5147 Nuno A. A. Castelo Branco, M.D., Mariana Alves-Pereira, Ph.D., Augusto Martinho Pimenta, M.D., José Reis Ferreira, M.D. Summary In November 2006, 4 Industrial Wind Turbines … Read On »

Keshavarz, B. et al. Demonstrating the Potential for Dynamic Auditory Stimulation to Contribute to Motion Sickness

Keshavarz B, Hettinger LJ, Kennedy RS, Campos JL (2014) Demonstrating the Potential for Dynamic Auditory Stimulation to Contribute to Motion Sickness. PLoS ONE 9(7): e101016. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0101016 Published: July 1, 2014 The present study is the first to … Read On »

Lee, S et al, Annoyance Caused by Amplitude Modulation of Wind Turbine Noise

Annoyance caused by amplitude modulation of wind turbine noise Seunghoon Lee, Kyutae Kim, Wooyoung Choi and Soogab Lee August 9 2010 A listening test has been performed to investigate the relationship between human annoyance and the amplitude … Read On »

Luz, G, Valente, D. Ecological Psychoacoustics, Managing Response to Noise

The potential role of ecological psychoacoustics for managing community response to noise George Luz Luz Social and Environmental Associates, Inc. 4910 Crowson Ave, Baltimore, Maryland 21212, USA Daniel Valente U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Engineer Research … Read On »

NOVA Quiet Please! Fighting Noise Pollution

NOVA Science for Curious Minds– Academy of Science Noise pollution can affect our physical and mental health in many ways. Quiet please! Fighting noise pollution Essentials Noise can come from a multitude of sources. Noise pollution is … Read On »