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Dr Olga Umnova
Dr Olga Umnova
postal addressRoom 114 Newton Building, University of Salford, The Crescent, Greater Manchester, M5 4WT.
email addressO.Umnova@salford.ac.uk
telephone0161 295 4666
Key Memberships
Full Member of Research Centre: Salford Innovation Research Centre (SIRC)
From September 2015 to present.
Full Member of Research Centre: Acoustics Research Centre
From October 2009 to August 2015.
Profile Summary
Acoustics of porous materials Nonlinear acoustics Scattering problems in acoustics
Key Qualifications
1994
Key Projects
2017
Jan
KTP with Cosmotec
Innovate UK, 172,070.00.
Principal Investigator: O Umnova (75%). Co-Investigator: A Moorhouse (25%).
2016
Aug
Acoustic metamaterials for harsh environments
DSTL, 128,849.00.
Principal Investigator: O Umnova (80%). Co-Investigator: A Elliott (20%).
2016
Jan
Acoustic Treatments (Part 2)
QinetiQ Ltd, 12,030.00.
Principal Investigator: A Elliott (60%). Co-Investigators: O Umnova (10%), R Oldfield (10%), A Moorhouse (20%).
2015
Sep
iCase with Carbon Air Ltd
Carbon Air Ltd, 47,820.00.
Principal Investigator: O Umnova (50%). Co-Investigator: J Hargreaves (50%).
2013
May
PEALS - Periodicity Enhanced Attenuating Layers and Structures
EPSRC, 188,559.00.
Principal Investigator: O Umnova (100%).
2012
Jan
MOD Blast Black Hole
MOD, 30,813.00.
Principal Investigator: O Umnova (80%). Co-Investigator: A Elliott (20%).
2012
Jan
MoD membrane metamaterials for ear defenders
MOD, 29,704.00.
Principal Investigator: A Boardman (50%). Co-Investigator: O Umnova (50%).
2007
Jul
Sonic Crystal Noise Barriers
EPSRC, 194,795.00.
Investigator: O Umnova (100%).
2006
Jul
KTP with 3M United Kingdom Plc.
Technology Strategy Board, 113,524.00.
Investigators: M Avis (50%), O Umnova (50%).
2005
Dec
Volumetric Diffusers: A new paradigm for acoustic treatment
EPSRC, 139,015.00.
Investigators: O Umnova (20%), T Cox (20%), J Angus (60%).
Key Publications
Refereed Journal Articles
Letters in Journals
Key Presence
Conference Organisation
2014
Nov

 Co-organiser of the special session "metamaterials for noise control"

Honours and Awards
2010
Apr
Journal Editorship
2013
Jul
2010
Nov
Memberships of External Bodies
2014
Mar
2010
Jan
2006
Jan
Other Research Activity
2017
Reviewer - Acta Acustica (since 1998)
1998
Reviewer - Journal of the Acoustical Society of America (since 1998)
1998
Reviewer - Proceedings of the Royal Society (since 1998)
1998
Reviewer - Applied Acoustics (since 1998)