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Noise Control in Buildings A Practical Guide for Architects and Engineers

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ISBN-10: 0070268878

ISBN-13: 9780070268876

Edition: 1994

Authors: Cyril M. Harris

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Details how to deal with noise problems in new and existing residential and commercial buildings, with information on the properties and selection of acoustical materials, design of wall and floor/ceiling constructions, airborne sound insulation, control of noise communicated by building structures, acoustical characteristics of rooms. Also includes effective methods for dealing with noise problems in HVAC and plumbing systems, and machinery, as well as the latest innovations in building design for noise control. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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List price: $45.00
Copyright year: 1994
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 352
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.584
Language: English

Introduction to Noise Control in Buildingsp. 1.1
Properties of Sound Wavesp. 2.1
Sound Absorptive Materialsp. 3.1
Appendix 3: Tables of Sound Absorption Coefficientsp. 3.39
Sound in Enclosed Spacesp. 4.1
Airborne Sound Insulationp. 5.1
Appendix 5: Tables of Airborne Sound Insulationp. 5.33
Structureborne Sound Insulationp. 6.1
Part 1: Noise Control in Heating, Ventilating, and Air-Conditioning Systemsp. 7.1
Part 2: Noise Control Criteria for Heating, Ventilating, and Air-Conditioning Systemsp. 7.49
Noise Control in Plumbing Systemsp. 8.1
Part 1: Control of Mechanical and Electrical Noisep. 9.1
Part 2: Selection and Applications of Vibration Isolatorsp. 9.21
Noise Control in Buildingsp. 10.1
Indexp. I.1
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