Essays about: "Acoustic Design"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 97 essays containing the words Acoustic Design.

  1. 1. Designing a better soundscape for the home office : Devlopment of acoustic furniture

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik, konst och samhälle

    Author : Hanna Mattsson; Theodor Mihel; [2021]
    Keywords : Industrial design engineering; Human centered design; Acoustic design; Furniture design; Product development; Home office; Sound environment; Teknisk design; människocentrerad design; Akustisk design; Möbeldesign; Produktutveckling; Hemmakontor; Ljudmiljö;

    Abstract : As Covid-19 spread throughout the world in the early months of 2020 many people’s lives changed drastically. The situation forced millions of workers and students to start performing their work remotely from home. Currently in Sweden statistics shows that every third person working does it from home at least once a week. READ MORE

  2. 2. Acoustic trapping of sub-micrometreparticles within microfluidics particles within microfluidics

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/MikrosystemteknikUppsala universitet/Polymerkemi

    Author : Björn Stenestam; [2021]
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    Abstract : The aim of this project was to prove that a pre-existing standardmethod for bacterial-DNA extraction can be reduced down to the microscale and in doing so be used in an on-chip setting.The first phase in this project was to identify an appropriate methodand material for droplet generation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sonar Sea : The acoustic experience of the Baltic Sea dynamics

    University essay from Konstfack/Inredningsarkitektur & Möbeldesign

    Author : Elin Stampe; [2021]
    Keywords : spatial design; the Baltic Sea; water; dynamics; atmosphere; sound; acoustic ecology; field recordings; nature; sensory experience; flow; performative space; art; science; companion species; installation; rumslig gestaltning; Östersjön; vatten; dynamik; atmosfär; ljud; akustisk ekologi; natur; sinnesupplevelse; konst; vetenskap; installation;

    Abstract : This thesis project aims to discuss the conditions and importance of water as a dynamic body in our environment, as water is affecting life on Earth on all levels. By focusing on the Baltic Sea, a sensitive body of water, I am exploring the acoustic characters of the sea dynamics through sound recordings at three bays in the Stockholm Archipelago. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Urban Soundscape of Western Harbour : Soundwalks and Psychoacoustics in the Western Harbour Area in Malmö

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Lisa Persson; [2021]
    Keywords : Urban soundscape; Psychoacoustics; Noise; Western Harbour; Malmö.;

    Abstract : Sustainable urban design requires human wellbeing to be prioritized, considering all human senses (Torigoe, 2002). Sound, which is often overlooked in the municipalities planning offices, affects health in both positive and negative manner. READ MORE

  5. 5. Assessing indoor environmental quality and occupant comfort in modern wood buildings with post-occupancy evaluation and building performance simulation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Henriikka Taipale; [2021]
    Keywords : Climate change; Post-occupancy evaluation; Building performance simulation; Residential; Wood buildings; Engineered wood products; Indoor environmental quality; Thermal comfort; Indoor air quality; Acoustics; Visual comfort; Case study; Denmark; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The European building sector is a source of significant negative environmental impacts, and large part of its carbon emissions can be attributed to heating, cooling and lighting of buildings – in other words, regulating buildings’ indoor environments. As people spend most of their lives indoors, there is a great challenge to create comfortable indoor environments, while also striving for further energy-efficiency and lower environmental impact. READ MORE