Table of Contents
ISRN Mechanical Engineering
Volume 2011, Article ID 984253, 8 pages
Research Article

Study on Noise Prediction and Reduction in Coupled Workshops Using SEA Method

1School of Mechanical and Chemical Engineering, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
2School of Marine Engineering, Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi'an 710072, China

Received 31 January 2011; Accepted 28 March 2011

Academic Editor: M. Ichchou

Copyright © 2011 Ye Lei et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. “National Code of Practice for Occupational Noise NOHSC:2009,” Published by the National Occupational Health and Safety Commission, 2004.
  2. H. Furukawa, K. Fujiwara, Y. Ando, and Z. I. Maekawa, “Analysis of the structure-borne sound in an existing building by the SEA method,” Applied Acoustics, vol. 29, no. 4, pp. 255–271, 1990. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. R. Wentang and K. Attenborough, “Prediction of sound fields in rooms using statistical energy analysis,” Applied Acoustics, vol. 34, no. 3, pp. 207–220, 1991. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. A. Sauter Jr. and W. W. Soroka, “Sound transmission through rectangular slots of finite depth between reverberant rooms,” Journal of the Acoustic Society of America, vol. 47, no. 1A, pp. 5–11, 1969. View at Google Scholar
  5. A. Billon, V. Valeau, A. Sakout, and J. Picaut, “On the use of a diffusion model for acoustically coupled rooms,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol. 120, no. 4, pp. 2043–2054, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. S. Franck, N. Hugues, and A. Nouredddine, “On the modeling of the diffuse field sound transmission loss of finite thickness apertures,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol. 122, no. 1, pp. 302–313, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. M. C. Gomperts and T. Kihlman, “The sound transmission loss of circular and slit-shaped aperture in walls,” Acustica, vol. 18, pp. 144–150, 1967. View at Google Scholar
  8. Y. Lei, J. Pan, and M. P. Sheng, “Noise reduction of an acoustical enclosure—mechanisms and prediction accuracy,” in Proceedings of 20th International Congress on Acoustics, Sydney, Australia, August 2010.
  9. R. H. Lyon, Statistical Energy Analysis of Dynamical Systems: Theory and Applications, M.I.T. Press, Cambridge, Mass, USA, 1975.
  10. T. R. T. Nightingale and I. Bosmans, “Expressions for first-order flanking paths in homogeneous isotropic and lightly damped buildings,” Acta Acustica, vol. 89, no. 1, pp. 110–122, 2003. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. I. L. Ver and C. I. Holmer, “Interaction of sound waves with solid structures,” in Noise and Vibration Control, L. L. Beranek, Ed., McGraw-Hill, New York, NY, USA, 1971. View at Google Scholar
  12. A. T. Chavan and D. N. Manik, “Design sensitivity analysis of statistical energy analysis models using transfer path approach,” Electronic Journal Technical Acoustics, vol. 3, 2005. View at Google Scholar
  13. M. Dayou, Handbook of Noise and Vibration Controlling Engineering, China Machine Press, Beijing, China, 2002.
  14. D. Jaime and R. Manuel, “Loss factor measurements on plasterboard,” in Proceedings of 19th International Congress on Acoustics, Madrid, Spain, September 2007.