Noise

Two Laboratory Studies of People’s Responses to Sonic Booms and Other Transient Sounds as Heard Indoors. Daniel J. Carr. The PARTNER Project 24 final report. May 2016. Report No. PARTNER-COE-2016-002. Download (pdf)

Environmental Design Space Assessment of Continuous Lower Energy Emissions and Noise (CLEEN) Technologies. Dimitri Mavros, Jimmy C. Tai, Christopher Perullo. The PARTNER Project 36 final report. March 2016. Report number PARTNER-COE-2016-001. Download (pdf)

Residential exposure to aircraft noise and hospital admissions for cardiovascular diseases: multi-airport retrospective study. Correia AW, Peters JL, Levy JI, Melly S, Dominici F. BMJ 347:f5561 (2013). http://www.bmj.com/content/347/bmj.f5561

Aircraft sound transmission in homes categorized by typical construction type. Thomas A, Irizarry J, Ryherd, Castro D, Porter R. (2014), accepted to 2014 Construction Research Congress Proceedings

Modeling Aircraft Noise Induced Sleep Disturbance. S. McGuire and P. Davies. A PARTNER Project 24 report. December 2013. Report No. PARTNER-COE-2013-004 Download (pdf 10MB)

Development of a Model of Startle Resulting from Exposure to Sonic Booms. A. Marshall and P. Davies. A PARTNER Project 8 and Project 24 report. December 2013. Report No. PARTNER-COE-2013-003. Download (pdf 23.3MB)

The Number-of-Events as a Predictor Variable in Aircraft Noise Annoyance Models. K. Foertsch and P. Davies. A PARTNER Project 24 report. December 2013. Report No. PARTNER-COE-2013-002. Download (1.9MB)

Comparison of finite element models for residential building walls and low frequency sound transmission. B. Kim and V. Sparrow. Proc. Noise-Con 2013, Denver, CO, 26-28 August 2013 (Institute of Noise Control Engineering of the USA-USA, Washington, DC).

The impact of including diffraction when predicting the effect of listener environment on the perceived loudness of outdoor sonic booms, A. Lind and V. Sparrow, J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 133 (5, Pt. 2) 3370 (2013).

Incorporating real atmospheres into aviation noise models using meteorological data from the AERMOD atmospheric dispersion model, R. Romond and V. Sparrow, Proc. Noise Con 2013, Denver, CO, 26-28 August 2013 Institute of Noise Control Engineering of the USA, Washington, DC.

Assessment of Windows on Noise Intrusion, Energy Efficiency, and Indoor Air Quality for Residential Buildings near Airports. Kai Ming Li, J Stuart Bolton, Qingyan Chen. Project 26 final report. June 2012. Report No. PARTNER-COE-2012-004. Download (pdf 6MB)

Design for a U.S. Field Study in the Effects of Aircraft Noise on Sleep. Mathias Basner, PARTNER Project 25B Year One Report. Report No. PARTNER-COE-2012-003. Download (pdf 1.2MB)

Open Rotor Noise Impact on Airport Communities. Dimitri Mavris, Jimmy Tai, Russell Young, Ben Havrilesko. Project 35 final report. July 2011, Report No. PARTNER-COE-2011-007. Download (pdf 4.2MB)

Aircraft Noise Characteristics and Metrics. Shashikant Ramdas More. A PARTNER Project 24 Report. July 2011. Report No. PARTNER-COE-2011-004. Download (pdf 9.4MB)

A Review of the Literature Related to Potential Heath Effects of Aircraft Noise. Hales Swift. PARTNER Project 19 final report. July 2010. Report No. PARTNER-COE-2010-003 Download (pdf 1.3MB)

Sonic Boom and Subsonic Aircraft Noise Outdoor Simulation Design Study. Victor W. Sparrow, Steven L. Garrett. A PARTNER Project 24 report. May 2010. Report No. PARTNER-COE-2010-002 Download (pdf 1.3M)

Passive Sound Insulation: PARTNER Project 1.5 Report. Daniel H. Robinson, Robert J. Bernhard, Luc G. Mongeau. January 2008. Report No. PARTNER-COE-2008-003. Download (pdf 8.4MB)

Vibration and Rattle Mitigation: PARTNER Project 1.6 Report. Daniel H. Robinson, Robert J. Bernhard, Luc G. Mongeau. January 2008. Report No. PARTNER-COE-2008-004. Download (pdf 3.8MB)

Land Use Management and Airport Controls: Trends and indicators of incompatible land use. Kai Ming Li, Gary Eiff, John Laffitte, Dwayne McDaniel. December 2007. Report No. PARTNER-COE-2008-001. The PARTNER Project 6, Land Use Management and Airport Controls, final report. Download (pdf 8.2MB)

Low Frequency Noise Study. Kathleen Hodgdon, Anthony Atchley, Robert Bernhard. April 2007. Report No. PARTNER-COE-2007-001. The PARTNER Project 1, Low Frequency Noise Study, final report. Download (pdf 2.6MB)