publication . Master thesis . 2018

Evaluation Of The Main Factors Affecting Tire-Pavement Interaction Noise

Alasad, Fahad Abdulati;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Jun 2018
  • Country: Qatar
Abstract
Traffic noise is an environmental pollution that affects many people in today’s modernized world. It disrupts the quality of life and causes annoyance, stress, sleep deprivation, and several health problems. When vehicles travel at ‘highway speed’ in expressways, tire-pavement interaction is considered to be the leading source of traffic noise. Researchers and transportation agencies around the world have focused on designing quieter pavement surfaces as a cost-effective solution to reduce tire-pavement interaction noise and overall traffic noise. Nevertheless, many developing countries are still behindhand in this area. In this study, On-Board Sound Intensity (...
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free text keywords: Traffic, Traffic Noise - Qatar
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