The Impact of Noise in Buildings
Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Provides a one hour overview of sound as it relates to the built environment,: discussions on the movement and measurement of sound, how it enters a building, and the health and productivity occupants affected by noise. Solutions for mitigating sound in retrofit situations as it pertains to windows will be discussed.
- Understand what sound is and how sound is measured
- Understand the impact of sound on health and productivity
- Describe how sound moves and enters buildings in order to control sound
- Understand the current cultural impacts and controls on sound