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Author McCarthy, Bob.

Title Sound systems : design and optimization : modern techniques and tools for sound system design and alignment / Bob McCarthy.

Imprint Amsterdam ; Boston : Focal Press/Elsevier, 2010.


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Edition 2nd ed.
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 550 pages) : color illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Summary In this guide to sound reinforcement alignment and design, Bob McCarthy shares his expert knowledge and effective methodology from years of teaching audio professionals. Written in a clear and easy-to-read style and illustrated with color diagrams and screenshots throughout, McCarthy's unique guide gives you all the newest techniques to ensure perfect sound reinforcement and fulfill design needs. Outlining how sound is spread over a listening area, looking at the physics of speaker interaction, methods of alignment including mic placement, equalization, speaker placement and acoustic treatment, and now including case studies offering real world examples to fully explore different principals discussed, this book provides the definitive guide to sound reinforcement design and optimization. * Totally up to date, the only book devoted exclusively to sound system optimization using modern tools and practices. * Written by award winning expert, providing guidance on the popular tools of the trade, including dual channel FFT analyzers, acoustic prediction programs, modern speaker arrays and digital signal processors * Color images and diagrams throughout aid understanding and clearly illustrate topics within the book.
Contents Transmission, Summation, Evaluation, Prediction, Variation, Specification, Array design procedures, Examination, Verification, Calibration, Case Studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Subject Sound -- Recording and reproducing.
Sound -- Recording and reproducing. (OCoLC)fst01126957
Technische Akustik
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic book.
Other Form: Print version: McCarthy, Bob. Sound systems. 2nd ed. Amsterdam ; Boston : Focal Press/Elsevier, 2010 9780240521565 0240521560 (OCoLC)429598376
ISBN 9780240521565
9780080888743 (electronic bk.)
0080888747 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000053266282
DEBBG BV039835020
DEBSZ 372731031
DEBSZ 430880901
DEBSZ 449195414
NZ1 13445336
NZ1 15194641

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