Introduction to Acoustics

The course provides a comprehensive overview of most areas of acoustics. The introductory lectures discuss the basic types of sound fields, the equations that describe them, their solutions and basic properties. The next chapter deals with the basics of building and room acoustics. There is also an introduction to physiological acoustics, psychoacoustics, music acoustics and noise legislation. The last part deals with elastic waves in solids, ultrasound, infrasound and methods of their measurement. Materials for the course are located at Last update: Monday, 13 June 2022.