ECE 49595 - Sound Reinforcement System DesignLecture Hours: 3 Credits: 3
Experimental Course Offered: Fall 2010, Fall 2011
Prerequisites: ECE 25500 or consent of instructor Concurrent Prerequisites: ECE 30100 or consent of instructor
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Prerequisites: Basic electronic components and circuit design principles Concurrent Prerequisites: Basic understanding of signals and systems
An introduction to computational tools used in the measurement and analysis of electro-acoustic systems, and their application to sound reinforcement system engineering. Service learning based projects, serving the needs of community clients, provide the context for application of sound reinforcement system design principles and practices.
- Sound Systems: Design and Optimization, 2nd Edition, Bob McCarthy, Focal Press, 2009, ISBN No. 9780240521565.
- Sound System Engineering, 3 Edition, Don Davis and Eugene Patronis, Focal Press, 2006, ISBN No. 0240808304.
|1||Physics: radiation of sound|
|3||Sound: transmission, summation, and reception|
|3||Design: evaluation, prediction, variation, and specification|
|3||Optimization: examination, verification, and calibration|
|3||Component selection: loudspeakers, power amplifiers, signal processors, mixing consoles, microphones, racks, wiring|
|1||Demos, design project overview, midterm exam|
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