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Controlling the sound environment

Prediction and auralisation of urban sound environment

Urban soundscape

Applied Urban Soundscape




The needs for urban sound planning in the context of accelerating urbanization

We are living in a time of rapidly increasing urbanization and urban development. To supply sufficient housing and infrastructure are key issues on the agenda of any bigger city in Europe and around the world. Having focus on what appears to be most urgent, there is a risk that we loose sight of other qualities also being relevant for a sustainable development of our cities. This risk is drastically increased due to the often-observed fragmentation of urban planning processes. The fragmentation also precludes the possibility to utilize potential synergy effects provided by a holistic planning approach. read more


Last modified: 21 Mar 2017 -