Course code ENSAM5
Course title Acoustique du BTP
Institution Arts et Métiers ParisTech
Course address 151 bd de l'Hôpital - 75013 Paris - France
City Paris
Minimum year of study 4th year
Minimum level of English None
Minimum level of French Good
Key words Building acoustics, room acoustics, sound-noise, acoustics measurements, signal treatments.
Language French
Professor responsible Bénédicte Hayne Lecocq
Telephone +33 1 44 24 61 96
Fax +33 1 44 24 62 29
Participating professors M. Auffret (ESTP), M. Desmadryl (CHEC)
Number of places Minimum: , Maximum: 12, Reserved for local students:
Objectives Students of this ATHENS course will become familiar with the fundamentals of acoustics and with its use in buildings and in an urban environment.
Programme to be followed
  • Physical acoustics phenomena: sound propagation, noise sources schemes, acoustic radiation,
  • Noise perception: human hearing system, perception of sound,
  • Room acoustics: construction and conception acoustics aspects,
  • Noisy equipments and installations, active control,
  • Techniques and instruments measurements, Signal treatments,
  • Standards and laws concerning traffic noise and building acoustics,
  • Application TP.
Prerequisites None.
Course exam Written examination at the end.