How to Design a Railway to Meet both the Customer Needs & Legal Requirements
In Hong Kong, like all the other big cities in the world, railways play an important role in the transportation system. How can we design an ideal good railway system to meet all the needs of different parties? In this lecture, Dr Glenn Frommer will walk us through the 4 key topics of designing a railway, focusing on acoustic issues including noise control and the systems approach, wheel/rail interface and vehicle design, station design, and trackform design with illustrations, examples, and in-depth explanations.
Industrial Noise Control - Creativity and Innovation
This lecture aims to introduce some of the creative and innovative ideas on industrial noise control that helps to create a more harmonised environment giving its audience a basic idea on some innovative models in noise prediction and testing.
The lecturer also presents some of the products on the market for noise reduction, by giving examples on how those products help to reduce noise, and in what circumstances are those products being used.
The concept of visual quietness is also introduced, followed with examples of innovative solutions around the world.