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CAE 542 - Acoustics and Lighting

Course Title: 

Acoustics and Lighting

Course Description: 

General introduction to the aural & visual environment. Subjective & objective scales of measurement. Laws of psychophysics. Introduction to vibration. The hearing mechanism. Transfer of sound. Passive control of noise in buildings, transmission loss. Absorption & reverberation time. Active control of the aural environment. Visual perception. Photometry, brightness, luminance & illumination. Natural lighting of buildings. Artificial lighting.

Credit: 

(3-0-3)

Prerequisite: 

None

Corequisite: 

None