O'Reilly logo

Recording Studio Design by Philip Newell

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 10

Limitations to design predictions

Measuring techniques for the evaluation of room performance. Modelling techniques for the prediction of room performance. The strengths and weaknesses of different approaches.

10.1 Room responses

Much of the space in this book could have been filled up with corresponding plots of the reverberation times (RT60) and the energy/time curves for each of the rooms discussed and for each of the photographs shown. The ‘waterfall’ plots for each room could also have been discussed, and indeed, many people would perhaps have expected such, but specifications often tell us very little about the perceived sound characteristics that we have been discussing. What is more, in the wrong hands, they can be misleading, ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required