Details Details PDF BIBTEX RIS Title Possible Improvement of Acoustical Climate Part I: Measurements and Theoretical Description Journal title Archives of Acoustics Yearbook 2010 Volume vol. 35 Numer No 3 Authors Walerian, Elżbieta ; Janczur, Ryszard ; Czechowicz, Mieczysław ; Smyrnova, Yulija Keywords acoustical climate ; simulation program ; road traffic noise Divisions of PAS Nauki Techniczne Coverage 395-420 Publisher Committee on Acoustics PAS, PAS Institute of Fundamental Technological Research, Polish Acoustical Society Date 2010 Type Artykuły / Articles Identifier DOI: 10.2478/v10168-010-0033-1 ; ISSN 0137-5075 ; eISSN 2300-262X References Directive 2002/49/EC of the European Parliament and Council of 25 June 2002, relating to the assessment and management of environment noise. ; Glegg S. (1990), Determination of noise source heights, Part II. Measurement of the equivalent source height of highway vehicles, Journal of Sound and Vibration, 143, 39. ; Grossmann H. (1997), Vehicle pass-by noise control at Porsche, null, 75. ; ISO 1996/1 Acoustics - Description and measurement of environmental noise - Part 1: Basic quantities and procedure. ; Janczur R. (1990), <i>Theoretical and scale-model investigation of a point source acoustical field in the presence of reflecting surfaces and screen</i>, [Ph.D. Thesis, in Polish], Institute of Fundamental Technological Research Report, <b>8</b>. ; Janczur R. (2001a), Sound levels forecasting for city-centers. Part III: A road lane structure influence on sound level within urban canyon, Applied Acoustics, 62, 493. ; Janczur R. (2001b), Sound levels forecasting for city-centers. Part IV: Vehicles stream parameters influence on sound level distribution within canyon street, Applied Acoustics, 62, 645. ; Janczur R. (2009), Application of simulation program to specific urban situation, Applied Acoustics, 70, 973. ; Jonasson H. (2004a), The Harmonoise source model for road vehicles, null. ; Jonasson H. G. <i>et al.</i> (2004b), <i>Source model for road vehicles</i>, HARMONOISE Report, HAR11TR-041210-SP10, December. ; Makarewicz R. (1996), Representative spectrum of road traffic noise, Journal of the Acoustical Society of Japan (E), 17, 5, 249. ; Sakurai Y. (1990), Noise barrier for building facade, Journal of Acoustical Society of Japan, 11, 5, 257. ; Steele C. (2001), A critical review of some traffic noise prediction models, Applied Acoustics, 62, 271. ; Walerian E. (1995), <i>Description of noise propagation in a built-up area</i>, IFTR Reports, <b>29</b>. ; Walerian E. (1998), Noise shielding efficiency in an urban system, Journal of Sound and Vibration, 212, 2, 187. ; Walerian E. (1999a), The effectiveness of screens in urban area, Applied Acoustics, 58, 153. ; Walerian E. (1999b), Applications of the road traffic noise model to urban systems, Archives of Acoustics, 24, 2, 145. ; Walerian E. (2001a), Sound levels forecasting for city-centers. Part I: Sound level due to a road within urban canyon, Applied Acoustics, 62, 359. ; Walerian E. (2001b), Sound levels forecasting for city-centers. Part II: Effect of source model parameters on sound level in built-up area, Applied Acoustics, 62, 461. ; Walerian E. (2002), Practical description of diffraction at wedges, Acustica - Acta Acustica, 88, 1, 65. ; Walerian E. (2005), Noise level spread in the vicinity of crossroads, Archives of Acoustics, 30, 1, 19. ; Walerian E. (2006a), Influence of vehicle noise emission directivity on sound level distribution in a canyon street. Part I: Simulation program test, Applied Acoustics, 67, 643. ; Walerian E. (2006b), Influence of vehicle noise emission directivity on sound level distribution in a canyon street. Part II: Experimental verification, Applied Acoustics, 67, 659. ; Walerian E. (2009), Road model as a noise source, Acta Acustica united with Acustica, 95, 156. ; Walerian E., Janczur R., Czechowicz M., Smyrnova Y. (in press), <i>Possible improvement of acoustical climate. PART II: Possible solutions</i> (in Archives of Acoustics). ; Walerian E., Janczur R., Czechowicz M., Smyrnova Y. (in press), <i>Validation of a complex urban noise model close to a road</i> (in Applied Acoustics).