There are many available approaches to controlling product noise but the first step is almost always to determine what the most important noise sources by “rank ordering”. Once identified, the source mechanisms or the transfer paths to the listener can be affected to achieve the wanted noise and vibration product characteristics. This can be done to make a product quieter (or louder!) or sound better (see Sound Quality).
Noise control measures (at source) might include:
Noise control measures (transmission paths) might include:
If you would like to arrange a meeting to discuss your product noise requirements, please contact Dr. Andy Elliott on 0161 295 4001 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org