|Status||Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice|
|Level and type||Post-graduate Studies, Professional|
|Field of study||Electronics and Telecommunications|
|Faculty||Department of Radiosystems|
|Academic staff||Māris Zeltiņš|
|Credit points||2.0 (3.0 ECTS)|
Electroacoustics, as a physical phenomenon, is a part of modern civilization and cultural factor. Acoustic field. Subjective attributes of sound by reception of speech and music. Distortions of sound. Room acoustics. Electromechanical conversion. Dynamic analogy, physical aspects, discrepancies and paradoxes in the formulation of dynamical processes. .
Microphones. Emission of sound. Loudspeakers and the acoustic design. .
Laboratory and practical works: measurements and evaluation of acoustic characteristics of microphones, loudspeakers, acoustic systems and rooms. .
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
|The goal of the course is to acquire professional and academic knowledge in field of electroacoustics. The objectives: to promote understanding of major processes in radio and TV broadcasting; to enable students to design microphones and loudspeakers based on the methods of dynamic analogy, as well as to solve mechanical, acoustical and other problems.|
Students are able to use the obtained knowledge in practice. - Tests in the virtual space. Participation in discussions.
Tests in the virtual space. Participation in discussions. - Skills to explain aims and results of laboratory work and to draw conclusions of practical works.
Students are able to use electroacoustic analogy and method of continuant theory for simulation and designing electromagnetic converters. - Skills to explain aims and results of the laboratory work and to draw conclusions of practical works.
Students are able to install and use audio systems indoors and outdoors - Skills to explain aims and results of the laboratory work.
|Course prerequisites||Fundamentals of physics and mathematics. Linear circuits.|