The Institute is publishing every month a blog from one of its members on a subject relating to acoustics, noise or vibration. In the latest one, entitled...
What is acoustics?
Acoustics is the interdisciplinary science that deals with the study of all mechanical waves in gases, liquids, and solids including vibration, sound, ultrasound and infrasound.
Many people mistakenly think that acoustics is strictly musical or architectural in nature. While acoustics does include the study of musical instruments and architectural spaces, it also covers a vast range of topics, including: noise control, SONAR for submarine navigation, ultrasounds for medical imaging, thermoacoustic refrigeration, seismology, bioacoustics, and electroacoustic communication.
Jobs in Acoustics
The IOA and the Chartered Society for Worker Health Protection (BOHS) have agreed to recognise each other’s professional qualifications....
The spring 2016 issue of Sound Bites, the IOA's student e-zine, is out. Once again it features a great mixture of acoustics-...
A wide range of publications, brochures, CDs and consultation documents is available through the Institute of Acoustics publication shop.