Team 4 - Effects of noise on performance and behavior
 

Topics:
- Field and laboratory studies on the effects of noise on performance, behavior and cognition
- Effects of noise on performance, behavior and cognition with special focus on work places (e.g., schools, offices and hospitals) and dwellings
- Occupant satisfaction surveys for evaluation of building acoustics
- Developing and evaluating methods (e.g. restorative sounds, sound masking) to reduce the negative impact of noise on performance and well being
- Developing soundscapes which promote performance and well being
- Basic research on how and why people are distracted by background sound
 

Chairpersons

Sabine Schlittmeier (chair) sabine.schlittmeier@psych.rwth-aachen.de

Professur für Psychologie mit Schwerpunkt Auditive Kognition
RWTH Aachen
D-52066 Aachen  

John Marsh (co-chair) jemarsh@uclan.ac.uk

Research fellow School of Psychology, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, Lancashire, UK, PR1 2HE


 

 

 

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