Acoustics and Noise Control PhD

Heriot-Watt University

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This course aims to integrate engineering and perceptual approaches to the solution of acoustic problems in the built environment. Studies have shown that engineering noise control solutions are not sufficient for dealing with today’s acoustical challenges, as multiple factors affect sound and its perception. The research focus of the acoustics theme is therefore in line with the broader soundscape approach, which relies on both physical characteristics and mental perception of the aural... READ MORE

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Full time | Edinburgh Campus | 42 months | SEP-19

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110th / 131
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35th

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SEP-19
Full Time
42 months

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Heriot-Watt University

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Edinburgh
Edinburgh, City Of
EH14 4AS United Kingdom Nearest train station: Curriehill  0.4 miles away

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