Noise Pollution and Control Engineering

Course Name: 

Noise Pollution and Control Engineering (MN310)


B.Tech (Mining Engg)




Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

03 (3-0-0)


Noise measurement practice for individual noise sources. Noise measurement in community and industry.
Noise prediction and modeling. Noise impact prediction and assessment. Prediction of mean
dissatisfaction score and noise impact index. Noise abatement measures- sound absorption, acoustic
barrier, vibration isolation, vibration damping, muffling and green belt- principles and design
considerations. Noise pollution and management in industries. Human vibration- Health effects and
control measures.


Harris, C.M : Handbook of Noise Control, McGraw- Hill Book Company, 1979. Albert Thumann & Richard K. Miller : Secrets of Noise Control, The Fairmont Press, Georgia, 1976.

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 Dr. K. Ram Chandar,

 Department of Mining Engineering, NITKSurathkal
 P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
 Karnataka, India.

  • Hot line: +91-0824-2473051
  • Email: mininghod[AT]nitk[DOT]ac[DOT]in

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