Category Archives: Publications

How tonality and loudness of noise related to annoyance and task performance

Tweet The April 2017 issue of Noise Control Engineering Journal includes a paper by alums Dr. Joonhee Lee and Jennifer Francis with Dr. Lily Wang on “How Tonality and Loudness of Noise Relate to Annoyance and Task Performance”! The article presents results from Joonhee’s PhD work … Continue reading

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Effects of noise, reverberation and foreign accent on native and non-native listeners’ performance of English speech comprehension

Tweet The May 2016 issue of Journal of the Acoustical Society of America includes a paper by alum Dr. Z. Ellen Peng and Dr. Lily Wang on “Effects of noise, reverberation and foreign accent on native and non-native listeners’ performance of English … Continue reading

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Research highlighted in Sheet Metal Journal feature article

Tweet The research conducted by Dr. Wang and her research group on linking classroom acoustic conditions to student achievement was highlighted in a recent article, featured in Sheet Metal Journal.  The interview for this article occurred as a consequence of … Continue reading

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Unoccupied classroom acoustical conditions and elementary student achievement

Tweet In the recent edition of the Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, you’ll find an article by alum Dr. Lauren Ronsse and Dr. Lily Wang on “Relationships between unoccupied classroom acoustical conditions and elementary student achievement measured in … Continue reading

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Effects of Room Size and Reverberation, Receiver Location, and Source Rotation on Acoustical Metrics Related to Source Localization

Tweet A new article has just been published in Acta Acustica united with Acustica, authored by our alum Dr. Lauren Ronsse and Dr. Lily Wang: “Effects of Room Size and Reverberation, Receiver Location, and Source Rotation on Acoustical Metrics Related … Continue reading

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Active Noise Barrier for Traffic Noise

Tweet A new article by Carl Hart and Dr. Siu-Kit Lau has just come out in Journal of Sound and Vibration: “Active Noise Control with Linear Control Source and Sensor Arrays for A Noise Barrier“. This work aims to test … Continue reading

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Classroom Acoustics Affect Student Achievement

Tweet A new article based on Lauren Ronsse’s PhD work has just come out in Consulting-Specifying Engineer magazine: “Classroom Acoustics Affect Student Achievement”!  There has been a great deal of previous research, indicating how noise in classrooms can impact speech … Continue reading

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