Master Handbook Of Acoustics 5th Edition Book

This complete, up-to-date source book covers everything from why we hear and ear anatomy to sound room design and construction. Everything you need to build a home or studio listening room. 528 pages. Written by F. Alton Everest and Ken Pohlmann. 5th edition. Copyright: 2009.
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Master Handbook Of Acoustics 5th Edition Book

Master Handbook of Acoustics, Fifth Edition explains how to:
• Determine how sound propagates in open and enclosed spaces
• Measure sound-pressure levels and work with decibels
• Analyze the characteristics of room modal resonances
• Treat rooms for optimal early reflections, reverberation, and diffusion
• Minimize acoustic distortion, comb-filter effects, and HVAC interference
• Construct high-quality stereo and surround-sound listening rooms
• Design personal and professional recording studios and control rooms
• Understand the acoustics of auditoriums and concert halls
• Optimize room designs using measurement, modeling, and auralization software

Table of contents:
Ch 1. Fundamentals of Sound
Ch 2. Sound Levels and the Decibel
Ch 3. The Ear and the Perception of Sound
Ch 4. Speech, Music, and Noise
Ch 5. Reverberation
Ch 6. Absorption of Sound
Ch 7. Reflection of Sound
Ch 8. Diffraction of Sound
Ch 9. Refraction of Sound
Ch 10. Diffusion of Sound
Ch 11. The Schroeder Diffuser
Ch 12. Modal Resonances in Enclosed Spaces
Ch 13. Sound Reflections in Enclosed Spaces
Ch 14. Adjustable Acoustics
Ch. 14. Control of HVAC Noise
Ch. 15. Control of Interfering Noise
Ch. 16. Recording Studio Acoustics
Ch. 17. Studio Control Room Acoustics
Ch. 18. Audio/Video Tech Room and Voice-Over
Ch. 19 Home Listening Room Acoustics
Ch. 20 Concert Hall Acoustics
Ch. 21 Acoustical Distortion
Ch. 22 Room Acoustics Measurement Software
Ch. 23. Room Optimizer
Ch. 24. Desktop Auralization
Ch. 25. Electro-Acoustic Software for Engineers

Master Handbook Of Acoustics 5th Edition Book
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Master Handbook Of Acoustics 5th Edition Book is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 2.
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Master Handbook Of Acoustics 5th Edition Book

Is this the 3rd or 4th edition? Picture says 3rd, description says 4th..

Asked by: DrummerKat
This is actually now the 5th addition of this handbook as confirmed by what is on the shelf. I will have the website updated to reflect this.
Answered by: MattP
Date published: 2014-01-13

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