Kai Ming Li
Professor of Mechanical Engineering
585 Purdue Mall
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2088
- B.S. University of London, '82
- Ph.D. University of Cambridge, '87
- Computational acoustics
- Physical acoustics
- Control of environmental noise
- Outdoor sound propagation
- Prediction and abatement of transportation noise
- Speech intelligibility in built environments
Awards and Recognitions
Ten Select Publications
K M Li and W K Lui, 2010. "The scattering of sound by a long cylinder above an impedance boundary," Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 127, 664-674.
Z Yu, K M Li, D Ou and C M Mak, 2010. "Transmission of Low-frequency sound through building structures," Noise Control Engineering, Journal, 58, 187-200.
K M Li and C Y C Lai, 2009. "A note on noise propagation in street canyons," Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 126, 644-655.
K M Li and Z Yu, 2009. "A simple formula for predicting resonant frequencies of a rectangular plate with uniformly restrained edges," Journal of Sound and Vibration, 327, 254-268.
M K Law and K M Li and C W Leung, 2008. "Noise reduction in tunnels by hard rough surfaces," Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 124, 961-972.
K M Li, M K Law, M P Kwok, 2008. "Absorbent parallel noise barriers in urban environments," Journal of Sound and Vibration, 315, 239-257.
K M Li, M P Kwok and M K Law, 2008. "A ray model for hard parallel barriers in high-rise cities," Journal of Acoustical Society of America, 123, 121-132.
K M Li, 2008. "An analytical formulation for predicting the attenuation of sound in a porous ground from an airborne source," Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 123, 1352-1363.
K M Li, 2008. "Book review: Environmental noise barriers - A guide to their acoustic and visual design," by B Kotzen and C English, Noise Control Engineering, Journal, 56 (3), 434.