Acoustic Metamaterials for Low-Frequency Noise Reduction: a Review

Authors

  • Niloofar Rastegar Polytechnique Montreal, CA
  • Davide De Cicco Polytechnique Montreal, CA
  • David Vidal Polytechnique Montreal, CA
  • Annie Ross Polytechnique Montreal, CA

Abstract

Acoustic metamaterials offer innovative solutions for broadband and low-frequency sound absorption. Conventional porous materials, while effective in sound absorption, face limitations in dealing with low-frequency noise and complex structural applications. The studies on folded metaporous materials, double porosity metamaterials, hybrid acoustic metamaterials, and acoustic black holes have shown significant advancements in achieving efficient sound absorption across various frequency ranges. With their ability to overcome traditional material constraints and enhance sound absorption in both low and broadband frequencies, acoustic metamaterials hold great promise in creating quieter and more livable urban environments.

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Published

2023-10-09

How to Cite

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Rastegar N, De Cicco D, Vidal D, Ross A. Acoustic Metamaterials for Low-Frequency Noise Reduction: a Review. Canadian Acoustics [Internet]. 2023 Oct. 9 [cited 2024 Apr. 18];51(3):144-5. Available from: https://jcaa.caa-aca.ca/index.php/jcaa/article/view/4119

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Section

Proceedings of the Acoustics Week in Canada