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Published papers and articles.

 

BS 4142:2014 Methods for rating and assessing industrial and

commercial sound. Incorporating Amendment, No1, 2019. 

Philip Dunbavin, published in the Acoustics Bulletin Vol 44 No 4 July/August 2019.

Directivity of a hemi-dodecahedron sound source. Philip Dunbavin and Iain Critchley, Presented at InterNoise 2019 in June 2019. The Hush City project and its relevance to planning policy. Philip Dunbavin and Dr Antonella Radicchi,  Published in the Acoustics Bulletin Vol 43 No 5, September/October 2018. ISO/TS 12913-2:2018 - Soundscape - Part 2: Data collection and reporting requirements - what’s it all about? Published in the Acoustics Bulletin Vol 43 No 4 July/August 2018 Building acoustics throughout Europe Volume 2: Housing and construction type country by country. Co-author and Convenor of Working Group 1.  Published as an e-book on the COST TU 0901 website, 2014. Building acoustics throughout Europe Volume 1: Towards a common framework in building acoustics throughout Europe. Co-author and Convenor of Working Group 1.  Published as an e-book on the COST TU 0901 website, 2014. An investigation into the effect of historic noise policy interventions.  Final Report, Annex 4, Building Regulations, 10 July 2012. Jointly co-authored with Gary Timmins, Head of Acoustics at the Building Research Establishment as part of a project team coordinated by Rupert Taylor FIOA.  Published by DEFRA, Project NO 0234. Can the house building industry ever achieve full compliance with the sound insulation requirements of National Building Regulations and create truly sustainable homes? Presented at Euronoise 2012. An examination of some aspects of the use of ISO 140 Part 4 and 7 in field measurements. Presented at Euronoise 2009. A study of the effects of occupied test rooms and a manual, moving microphone when measuring Airborne Sound Insulation. Presented at the Spring Conference of the Institute of Acoustics 2008. Round Robin on Uncertainty in Sound Insulation Measurements. Presented at the Spring Conference of the Institute of Acoustics 2007. The development of robust details for sound insulation in new build attached dwellings. Published in the Journal of Building Appraisal Volume 2, Number 1, March 2006.
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