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Literature/book about acoustic enclosure construction and dimensioning

Literature/book about acoustic enclosure construction and dimensioning

Literature/book about acoustic enclosure construction and dimensioning

(OP)
hey i currently working on thesis as requirement for my bachelor graduate, my thesis is about constructing acoustic enclosure in microhydro powerplant, enclosing the turbin francis. my thesis supervisor ask about the engineering contruction, dimensionering, etc of the enclosure itself but i try to find the literature about it lately and i can't find anything specifically. So far my thesis progress just got about determine the material enclosure.

do you guys know any literature (book, journal, thesis) about industrial acoustic enclosure that i can look at? thanks...:)

RE: Literature/book about acoustic enclosure construction and dimensioning

(OP)
thanks! @Greglocock, i'll look for it, beranek is one of the legendary in acoustic field, do you happen to know about acoustic enclosure design guidelines? maybe there is an international guidelines of it that contain guidelines about designing an acoustic enclosure, if you happen to know something let me know.

thanks,

Sefrizal Berliansyah

RE: Literature/book about acoustic enclosure construction and dimensioning

This should get you started:

Machine Sound Generation: Sound Pressure/Power by measurements or calculation
Sound Criteria: Indoors/outdoors, Overall (dB-A) level, Spectrum (1/1 Octave, 1/3 Octave, FFT
Acoustical Performance: Noise Reduction. Transmission Loss, Absorption/Reverberation
Enclosure Type: Close fit (lagging or removeable), Walk-in, Drive-in
Enclosure Materials: Soft/flexible, Metal composite, wood-composite, masonry-composite, plastic-composite

Search: acoustical enclosure design
https://www.bing.com/search?q=acoustical+enclosure...

Enclosure pictures
https://www.bing.com/images/search?q=acoustical+en...
8 Key Elements to Design a High Performance Acoustic Enclosure
From <https://mecart.com/blog/2017/06/20/8-key-elements-...;

Various materials
https://www.acousticalsurfaces.com/?msclkid=6f4eb9...

Metal panels
https://kineticsnoise.com/noiseblock/acoustic_encl...

Soft Materials
https://www.singersafety.com/sound-stopper-noise-c...

Books:
"Handbook of Acoustical Measurements and Noise Control" by Cyril M. Harris
"Machinery Acoustics" by George M. Diehl

Walt
Board Certified Institute of Noise Control Engineer
https://www.inceusa.org/

RE: Literature/book about acoustic enclosure construction and dimensioning

(OP)
i'll look forward what you suggest @Strong, thanks for the suggestion!

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