A Single Number Index to Assess Selected Acoustic Parameters in Churches with Redundant Information

Journal title

Archives of Acoustics




vol. 36


No 3



acoustic quality ; index method ; sacral objects ; Singular Value Decomposition (SVD) ; redundant information

Divisions of PAS

Nauki Techniczne




Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Fundamental Technological Research, Committee on Acoustics




Artykuły / Articles


DOI: 10.2478/v10168-011-0039-3


Archives of Acoustics; 2011; vol. 36; No 3; 545-560


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