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1. GENERAL

1.1. Definitions and descriptions
1.2. History and philosophy
1.3. Educational programs
1.4. Software
1.5. Publications


2. FUNDAMENTAL ACOUSTICS

2.1. General
2.2. Sound generation, radiation and propagation
2.3. Sound reception, reflection and refraction
2.4. Sound diffraction and scattering
2.5. Underwater acoustics
2.6. Solid and liquid state acoustics
2.7. Duct acoustics
2.8. Infrasound and ultrasound


3. AEROACOUSTICS

3.1. General
3.2. Acoustics of jets
3.3. Acoustic and fluid dynamic phenomena
3.4. Rotorcraft, propeller, fan, turbomachinery, etc.
3.5. Mufflers and silencers


4. ARCHITECTURAL ACOUSTICS

4.1. General
4.2. Room acoustics
4.3. Sound transmission and insulation
4.4. Sound absorption
4.5. Acoustical barriers, sound insulating panels, partitions
4.6. Acoustical materials
4.7. Design of rooms, auditoria, buildings, etc.


5. PHYSIOLOGICAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL ACOUSTICS

5.1. General
5.2. Perception of sound, hearing
5.3. Physiological and psychological effects
5.4. Bioacoustics
5.5. Speech


6. AUDIO ENGINEERING

6.1. General
6.2. Recording and reproduction
6.3. Transducers
6.4. Musical acoustics


7. NOISE

7.1. General
7.2. Noise generation and reduction at the source
7.3. Noise of machines and equipment
7.4. Noise of vehicles (aircraft, helicopters, cars, tractors, ships, etc.)
7.5. Environmental noise
7.6. Noise control elements and methods
7.7. Active noise control


8. VIBRATION AND SHOCK

8.1. General
8.2. Generation of vibration and shock
8.3. Transmission of vibration
8.4. Vibration in machinery
8.5. Vibrating structures (beams, plates, shells, etc.)
8.6. Structure-borne noise
8.7. Reduction of vibration and shock
8.8. Vibration damping materials and devices
8.9. Vibration isolators and attenuators
8.10. Active reduction of vibration
8.11. Human and structure response to vibration and shock


9. SOUND AND VIBRATION ANALYSIS

9.1. General
9.2. Instruments for sound, noise and vibration measurements
9.3. Sound, noise and vibration measurement techniques
9.4. Signal processing
9.5. Acoustical diagnostic techniques
9.6. Analytical methods
9.7. Modelling, prediction and simulation
9.8. Economical and social effects
9.9. Standards, certification, legislation and regulations