PROCEEDINGS OF THE WORKSHOP ON RAILWAY AND TRACKED TRANSIT SYSTEM NOISE, 2ND, 1978

Twenty papers by various authors deal with railway and tracked transit system noise. Major topics covered are: sources and mechanisms of noise generation -- its control and parameters influencing the noise; other sources, including maintenance noise, freight yards, locomotive noise, station noise; sources and propagation of vibration; propagation of railway noise -- barriers and effects of topography; vehicle interior noise -- sources and comfort; and, community response to noise -- criteria effect on sleep. All papers are abstracted.

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    • Workshop held October 17-19, 1978.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Academic Press Incorporated

    24-28 Oval Road
    London NW1 7DX,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1979-10-8

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  • Accession Number: 00319679
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 29 1981 12:00AM