Architectural Acoustics: Principles and Practice, 2nd Edition.

Web Abstract: 
Provides design professionals with information on basic concepts, acoustical materials, and technologies for controlling wanted or unwanted sound within and around buildings. The book covers fundamental acoustic principles, design criteria, acoustical materials, control strategies, and methods for a wide variety of building types, including educational facilities. Particular attention is given to places for listening and performance such as theaters, concert and recital halls, outdoor arenas, classrooms, multiuse auditoria, libraries, music practice and rehearsal rooms, recording and broadcast studios, and sports venues.
Author: 
Cavenaugh, William; Tocci, Gregory; Wilkes, Joseph
ISBN: 
ISBN-978-0470190524
Media Type: 
Text
Publication Date: 
12/31/2008
Page Numbers: 
352
Resource List Category: 
References to Books and Other Media