Common Noise Assessment Methods in Europe (CNOSSOS-EU) In accordance with Art. 6.2 of the Environmental Noise Directive 2002/49/EC (END), the European Commission developed Common NOise aSSessment methOdS (CNOSSOS-EU) for road, railway, aircraft and industrial noise to be used after adoption by the Member States for the purpose of strategic noise mapping as required by Article [...]

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Well done to Salford University (Acoustics)

Well done to Salford University, celebrating 60 years in acoustics. To watch the celebrations, click on the video below.

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Sydney Opera House set for acoustic upgrade

The Sydney Opera House is set to undergo a multi-million-dollar overhaul, with an emphasis on improving its acoustics, once described as worse than an aircraft hangar, officials said Thursday. The Aus$247 million (US$190 million) revamp is the biggest since Australia's most recognisable building opened in 1973 and includes other upgrades to the main concert hall [...]

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Architects and Acoustics

Great to meet Dermot Bannon at the Portershed Galway today. We discussed the new building and the acoustics of this fabulous new innovation space in Galway City Centre. What a wonderful space and I think he was very impressed.    

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Acoustics CPD Training Seminar Dublin

Acoustics CPD Training: STIPA measurements using  NTi  measurement equipment. Topics to include: STI – Speech Transmission Index (History) RASTI – Room Acoustics Speech Transmission Index (History) STIPA – Speech Transmission Index for Public Address (Current) The NTi range of products designed to carry out STIPA tests. Test standards used as part of the STIPA process. Presenter: Charles [...]

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What a great application of acoustics in surgical medicine

Check out this wonderful presentation by Professor Micheal Destrade titled Going Skin Deep FAMELAB IRELAND NATIONAL FINAL 2016  

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