13D031MMZ - Modeling of Sound Field

Course specification
Course title Modeling of Sound Field
Acronym 13D031MMZ
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Type of study doctoral studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      ESPB 9.0 Status elective
      The goal Introduction to the basic methods of simulation of the sound field and acoustic transmission paths. Introduction to the basic elements of psychoacoustics and the synthesis of virtual acoustic environments.
      The outcome Students are trained for independent research in acoustics and synthesis of virtual audio environments.
      Contents of lectures Basic principles of the modeling and simulation of the sound field ray tracing model, images model, hybrid model. Possibilities and restrictions. Signal processing in auralization. Synthesis of binaural transmission paths. Characterization of sound sources. 3D reproduction and virtual reality systems.
      Contents of exercises Analysis of the possibilities and limitations of the available methods of simulation software packages in the acoustic design.
      1. 1. Michael Vorlander:Auralization: Fundamentals of Acoustics, Modelling, Simulation, Algorithms And Acoustic Virtual Reality, Springer Verlag , 2007 (Original title)
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
      Methods of teaching Lectures, tutorials, seminars, project
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
      Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 50
      Practical lessons 0 Oral examination 0
      Projects 0
      Colloquia 25
      Seminars 25