Euronoise 2015: summary

Euronoise 2015 took place in Maastricht, and several members of the group were part of it! Monday started with the opening session by Dick Botteldoren and Ysbrand Wijnant and a very interesting while different plenary lecture by Karin Bijsterveld on “Sound and Safe: A History of Listening Behind the Wheel”. After that, Martin Hornikx presented the … Continue reading Euronoise 2015: summary

SONORUS: spin-off collaborations with the City Partners of Brighton, beyond the test sites

SONORUS project members, the University of Sheffield and Brighton & Hove City Council, together with the Noise Abatement Society and the Brighton & Sussex Medical School, were awarded a small Santander Universities Grant for a spin-off project in Brighton, the West Street Tunnel Project. The Santander research mobility scheme provides awards up to the value … Continue reading SONORUS: spin-off collaborations with the City Partners of Brighton, beyond the test sites

SONORUS meets the ICA President, Marion Burgess

Brighton & Hove City Council, one of the SONORUS city partners, just hosted a visit by Marion Burgess, the current President of the International Commission for Acoustics – ICA. Marion is currently the ICA President and President elect for the International Institute for Noise Control Engineering. Both these organisations are involved in the preparatory work … Continue reading SONORUS meets the ICA President, Marion Burgess

Today, we celebrate the International Noise Awareness Day (INAD 2015)

Today, we celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the International Noise Awareness Day! This day aims to increase awareness among citizens about the effects of noise on health and well-being, where a large number of both direct and indirect impacts, have been linked to exposure due to persistent or high levels of noise. WHY DO WE NEED … Continue reading Today, we celebrate the International Noise Awareness Day (INAD 2015)