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Course Undergraduate
Semester Electives
Subject Code AE460
Subject Title Aeroacoustics


Basics of acoustics – general theory of aerodynamic sound – flow and acoustic interactions – feedback phenomenon – supersonic jet noise – sonic boom – noise radiation from rotors and fans – aeroacoustic measurements.

Text Books

Same as References


1. Pierce, A. D., Acoustics: An Introduction to Its Physical Principles and Applications, Acoustical Society of America (1989).

2. Dowling, A. P. and Ffowcs Williams, J. E., Sound and Sources of Sound, Ellis Horwood (1983).

3. Goldstein, M. E., Aeroacoustics, McGraw-Hill (1976).

4. Blake, W. K., Mechanics of Flow-Induced Sound and Vibration, Volume I and II, Academic Press (1986).

5. Crighton, D. G., Dowling, A. P., Ffowcs Williams, J. E., Heckl, M. A., and Leppington, F. A., Modern Methods in Analytical Acoustics: Lecture Notes, Springer-Verlag (1992).