19M031STA - Modern audio technology

Course specification
Course title Modern audio technology
Acronym 19M031STA
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Type of study master academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ESPB 6.0 Status elective
    Condition No prerequisite
    The goal Introducing the modern audio system technology, particularly in sound reinforcement systems. The course presents basic theory of the software-controlled speaker systems and microphones arrays. Students introduce the practical skills of designing a sound reinforcement systesm and to work with software tools for system design, as well as with tools for programming and audio processors control.
    The outcome Knowledge concerned with modern audio system technology. The skill in designing of basic forms of sound reinforcement systems. Ability to optimize and adjust speakers and microphones arrays
    URL to the subject page
    Contents of lectures An overview of modern technologies in audio systems. Principles of sound reinforcement system: general theory of loudspeaker, software tools for loudspeaker system design. Microphone arrays in audio systems: basic theory, practical applications. Loudspeaker systems: basic theory, line array, control systems, measurements. Complex audio system design
    Contents of exercises No
    1. Bob McCarthy, "Sound Systems: Design and Optimization", Focal Press, 2016. (Original title)
    2. M.Mijić, „Audio systems“, Akademska misao, Beograd, 2011.
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
    3 1
    Methods of teaching Presentations and laboratory work
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
    Activites during lectures Test paper 70
    Practical lessons Oral examination
    Colloquia 30