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: 10, Reserved for local students:

Please note that the course is taught in French.

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.