Accession Number : AD0012015


Title :   HANDBOOK OF ACOUSTIC NOISE CONTROL. VOLUME I. PHYSICAL ACOUSTICS


Corporate Author : BOLT BERANEK AND NEWMAN INC CAMBRIDGE MA


Personal Author(s) : BOLT, RICHARD H ; BERANEK, LEO L ; NEWMAN, ROBERT B


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/012015.pdf


Report Date : Dec 1952


Pagination or Media Count : 390


Abstract : An over-all view is presented of the acoustic noise-control pro blem. The following noise source characteristics and methods of noise control are discussed: specification of a noise source, aircraft propellers and reciprocating engines, aircraft jet and rocket engines, fluid flow devices, industrial machine noise, physical characteristics of miscellaneous environmental noise, general noise-control planning, noise-control requirements, control of structure-borne noise, control of air-borne noise, rooms and special enclosures, and evaluation of sound-control installations.


Descriptors :   *NOISE REDUCTION , *NOISE(SOUND) , REQUIREMENTS , ENVIRONMENTS , PHYSICAL PROPERTIES , AIRBORNE , STRUCTURES , FLOW NOISE , RECIPROCATING ENGINES , JET AIRCRAFT NOISE , AIRCRAFT NOISE , ROCKET ENGINE NOISE , PROPELLER NOISE


Subject Categories : Noise Pollution and Control
      Acoustics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE