Room acoustics : design for listening

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Series titleCanadian Building Digest; no. 92
Physical description6 p.
Subjectroom acoustics; auditoria; speech intelligibility; sound absorption; sound reflection; loudspeakers; Classroom acoustics; Speech security
AbstractBasic design principles are given for rooms, ranging from classrooms to concert halls, whose chief function is effective communication from a source (a speaker or performer) to a group of listeners.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français : L'acoustique des salles publiques
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number2903
NPARC number20328849
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Record identifier2a387c1f-2595-47f0-be46-adcd3edb90b8
Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2016-05-09
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