Clean Audio for TV broadcast: An Object-Based Approach for Hearing-Impaired Viewers - April 2015
Audibility of a CD-Standard A/DA/A Loop Inserted into High-Resolution Audio Playback - September 2007
Sound Board: Food for Thought, Aesthetics in Orchestra Recording - April 2015
Computer-Aided Room Acoustical Design
During the last 15 years, the computer methods of calculations had appeared in different fields of acoustics. The impossibility of analytical solution of the wave equations for the real rooms had become a reason for searching for different numerical approaches of the complicated wave phenomena. Two main methods has been established, both based on the geometrical treating of the sound propagations: ray tracing and image source method. This work represents an optimized recursive algorithm, realizing the image source method (ISM) for any room shape, using the personal computer. The result is a package of programs for the IBM PC-AT, that allows the acoustical designed to receive full information about all the important acoustical parameters: Reverberation time, the distribution of sound pressure level, the structure of the sound field at any distinct listener's location, and from it the echograms, clarity, definition, speech intelligibility, and lateral efficiency.
Click to purchase paper or login as an AES member. If your company or school subscribes to the E-Library then switch to the institutional version. If you are not an AES member and would like to subscribe to the E-Library then Join the AES!
This paper costs $20 for non-members, $5 for AES members and is free for E-Library subscribers.