Academic Catalog

BS576 ACOUSTICS IN ARCHITECTURE II

Course Code: 8540576
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Building Science
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. MEHMET ALIKAN
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

Noise criteria. Sound transmission. Frequency selective transmission. Measurement of transmission loss. Rating airborne noise isolation. Principles of noise control. Acoustical design of enclosures and barriers. Computer simulation of noise levels. Structure borne noise isolation. Impact noise isolation. Case studies.