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New Acoustics And Acoustic Measurement Standards for the 1st Quarter 2016

Kyle Bach

Document Center Inc. is pleased to announce that the following New Standards on Acoustics And Acoustic Measurement are now available:


  • ANSI/ASA S1.15-1, 1997 Edition Reaffirmed in 2016, Measurement Microphones, Part 1: Specifications for Laboratory Standard Microphones
  • ANSI/ASA S1.42, 2001 Edition Reaffirmed in 2016, Design Response of Weighting Networks for Acoustical Measurement
  • ANSI/ASA S2.24, 2001 Edition Reaffirmed in 2016, American National Standard Graphical Presentation of the Complex Modulus of Viscoelastic Materials
  • ASA S12.13, 2002 Edition Reaffirmed in 2016, ANSI Technical Report Evaluating the Effectiveness of Hearing Conservation Programs through Audiometric Data Base Analysis.
  • ANSI/ASA S12.53/1, 2011 Edition Reaffirmed in 2016, Acoustics – Determination of sound power levels and sound energy levels of noise sources using sound pressure – Engineering methods for small movable sources in reverberant fields – Part 1: Comparison method for a hard-walled test room (a nationally adopted international standard)
  • ANSI/ASA S12.54, 2011 Edition Reaffirmed in 2016, Acoustics – Determination of sound power levels and sound energy levels of noise sources using sound pressure – Engineering methods for an essentially free field over a reflecting plane
  • ASTM E976, 2015 Edition, Standard Guide for Determining the Reproducibility of Acoustic Emission Sensor Response
  • ASTM E2191, 2016 Edition, Standard Practice for Examination of Gas-Filled Filament-Wound Composite Pressure Vessels Using Acoustic Emission
  • BS EN 60534-8-4, 2015 Edition, Industrial-process control valves. Noise considerations. Prediction of noise generated by hydrodynamic flow
  • BS EN 60704-2-14, 2013 Edition with Amendment A11, Household and similar electrical appliances. Test code for the determination of airborne acoustical noise. Particular requirements for refrigerators, frozen-food storage cabinets and food freezers
  • BS EN 61669, 2016 Edition, Electroacoustics. Measurement of real-ear acoustical performance characteristics of hearing aids
  • BS EN ISO 6926, 2016 Edition, Acoustics. Requirements for the performance and calibration of reference sound sources used for the determination of sound power levels
  • IEC 60118-13, Edition 4.0, Electroacoustics – Hearing aids – Part 13: Electromagnetic compatibility (EMC)
  • IEC 61260-2, Edition 1.0, Electroacoustics – Octave-band and fractional-octave-band filters – Part 2: Pattern-evaluation tests
  • IEC 61260-3, Edition 1.0, Electroacoustics – Octave-band and fractional-octave-band filters – Part 3: Periodic tests
  • ISO 6926, 3rd Edition, Acoustics – Requirements for the performance and calibration of reference sound sources used for the determination of sound power levels
  • ISO 17208-1, 1st Edition, Underwater acoustics – Quantities and procedures for description and measurement of underwater sound from ships – Part 1: Requirements for precision measurements in deep water used for comparison purposes
  • ISO 18564, 1st Edition, Machinery for forestry – Noise test code