Vibro-Acoustics Consortium


Program and Agenda

Acoustic Measurement Workshop
September 7, 2021
Prince Conference Center
1800 E Beltline Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546


8:30 a.m. Coffee and Pastries
9:00 a.m. Morning Lectures

  • News and Notes
  • Introduction to Sound Quality Metrics
  • Pete Schaldenbrand Sound Quality Demonstrations
  • Anechoic Termination: Design, Measurement, and Simulation
  • Measurement of Pavement Sound Absorption
  • Simulation of Grommet Isolators
  • Reverberation Room Simulation
  • Subsonic Flow Noise: Measurement and Prediction

12:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. Afternoon Demonstrations

  • Case Study Source Ranking on a Refrigeration System
  • Using Machine Learning for End of Line Quality Control
  • Alexis Talbot Machine Learning Applied to Simulation
  • Design of Double Tuned Helmholtz Resonators
  • Determination of Muffler Transmission and Insertion Loss with Flow
  • Using Ray Tracing to Assess Noise in a Bakery
  • Summary of Work on Sound Absorptive Fabrics
  • Simulation of Perforations using MSC Actran
  • Prediction of Lined HVAC Duct and Elbow Attenuation
  • Measurement of the Transmission Loss of Thin Panels
  • 3D Geometric Scanner

4:00 p.m. Adjourn

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