Archive: Acoustics (348)

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Barton, N. Review into Wellington Gas Fired Power Station

WELLINGTON NSW 2820 29 June 2016 Dear All, RE: REVIEW INTO WELLINGTON GAS FIRED POWER STATION During the NSW State Election campaign Troy Grant MP as Member for Dubbo backed Wellington Mayor, Rod Buhr’s call for … Read On »

Mayor Calls for Urgent Review, Wellington Gas Fired Power Station. Wellington Times

Wellington mayor calls for an urgent review into Gas Fired Power Station Wellington Times March 23, 2015, 8 a.m. “Why would you want to risk doing this to Wellington” The NSW deputy premier and Member for … 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 … Read On »

Yeomans, et al. Tactile, Acoustic & Vestibular Systems Sum to Elicit the Startle Reflex

John S Yeomans, Liang Li, Brian W. Scott, Paul W. Frankland Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews 26 (2002) 1-11 Abstract The startle reflex is elicited by intense tactile, acoustic or vestibular stimuli. Fast mechanoreceptors in each modality … 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 »

Karwowska et al, Effect of Varying Distances From Wind Turbines on Pig Meat Quality

Ann. Anim. Sci., Vol. 15, No. 4 (2015) 1043–1054 DOI: 10.1515/aoas-2015-0051 DE GRUYTER OPEN The effect of varying distances from the wind turbine on meat quality of growing-finishing pigs* Małgorzata Karwowska1♦, Jan Mikołajczak2, Zbigniew Józef Dolatowski1, … 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 … Read On »

Findeis, H. Peters, E. Disturbing Effects of Low Frequency Sound Immissions& Vibrations…

Disturbing Effects of Low Frequency Sound Immissions and Vibrations in Residential Buildings Findeis H, Peters E. Disturbing effects of low frequency sound immissions and vibrations in residential buildings. Noise Health [serial online] 2004 [cited 2016 May 11];6:29-35. … Read On »