Noise and vibration

Course Description

Basic principles and definitions. Sound and vibration generation and propagation. Noise and vibration measuring methods. Rating measures, descriptors, criteria, and procedures for determining human response to noise and vibration. Generation of noise and vibration in industry, its control and the identification of noise sources. Control of noise and vibration in building acoustics. Traffic noise: prediction and control. Active adaptive control of noise and vibration. Environmental noise and soundscape design.

Study Programmes

Postgraduate doctoral study programme


Michael Möser (2009.), Engineering Acoustics: An Introduction to Noise Control, Springer Verlag
Malcolm J. Crocker (2007.), Handbook of Noise and Vibration Control, John Wiley & Sons
David A. Bies, Colin Hansen, Carl Howard (2017.), Engineering Noise Control, Fifth Edition, CRC Press
Randall F. Barron (2002.), Industrial Noise Control and Acoustics, CRC Press
István L. Vér, Leo Leroy Beranek (2014.), Noise and vibration control engineering, Wiley


ID 154701
  Winter semester
L2 English Level
L1 e-Learning