Acoustics is involved in just about every aspect of our lives. ‘Sound’ is a vital component to the quality of our lives, it is how we communicate and it...
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.
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Representatives of the Institute of Acoustics (IOA) met with representatives of the Independent Commission on Civil Aviation Noise (ICCAN) on 6th June 2019...
The government has today published its Round 3 Noise Maps and Noise Action Plans for Major Roads, Railways and Agglomerations for England.
A wide range of publications, brochures, CDs and consultation documents is available through the Institute of Acoustics publication shop.