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Dr David Waddington
Dr David Waddington
postal addressRoom 112 Newton Building, University of Salford, The Crescent, Greater Manchester, M5 4WT.
email addressD.C.Waddington@salford.ac.uk
telephone0161 295 4989
website addresshttp://www.acoustics.salford.ac.uk/profiles/waddington/
Key Memberships
From May 2000 to August 2015.
Full Member of Research Centre: Salford Innovation Research Centre (SIRC)
From September 2015 to present.
Profile Summary

Human response to vibration and noise in residential environments

The management of railway noise and vibration

The management of helicopter noise

Effects of meteorology on outdoor sound propagation

Stochastic methods for the prediction of environmental noise from construction sites

Application of computational fluid dynamics for the prediction of regenerated noise in ventilation systems

Application of digital signal processing techniques to acoustical measurement systems

Measurement of acoustical surface impedance for various angles of sound incidence

Key Qualifications
1990
1987
1986
Key Projects
2017
Jun
DABENIM (Development of a bespoke explosive noise impact model)
DNV GL, 5,988.00.
Principal Investigator: D Waddington (100%).
2015
May
Human response to vibration from construction in residential environments
Fundacion Mapfre, 8,520.00.
Principal Investigator: D Waddington (100%).
2013
Feb
Focussed Noise Monitoring Study 2013
DEFRA, 46,000.00.
Principal Investigator: D Waddington (90%). Co-Investigator: A Moorhouse (10%).
2011
Feb
Rewrite of H3 guidance note for Noise and Vibration
Environment Agency, 4,853.00.
Principal Investigator: D Waddington (90%). Co-Investigator: A Moorhouse (10%).
2010
Nov
Cargovibes
EC (Framework), 157,958.00.
Principal Investigator: D Waddington (50%). Co-Investigator: A Moorhouse (50%).
2009
Oct
Research into Noise and Vibration from Building Mounted Micro-Turbines (NANR 244)
DEFRA, 134,882.00.
Principal Investigator: A Moorhouse (34%). Co-Investigators: S Von Hunerbein (33%), D Waddington (33%).
2008
Jan
Research into the human response to vibration in residential environments (NANR209)
DEFRA, 496,966.00.
Principal Investigator: D Waddington (70%). Co-Investigators: A Steele (10%), A Moorhouse (20%).
Key Presence
Conference Organisation
2011
May

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2009
Oct

Organiser of Special session on Helicopter Noise

2009
Oct

Organiser of Special session on Helicopter Noise

2008
Dec
Chair of Special Session on Coded Signals for the 155th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Miami, Florida, 2008
Invited Papers and Lectures
2011
Sep
2007
Invited speaker - 5th Spring Conference on Environmental and Occupational Noise (Banff, Alberta 2007)
2007
Invited speaker - MoD - Infrasound and Low Frequency Noise
2007
Invited speaker - 154th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (ASA 2007, New Orleans)
2007
Invited speaker - 36th International Congress and Exhibition on Noise Control Engineering (InterNoise 2007, Istanbul)
2007
Invited speaker - 153rd Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (ASA 2007, Salt Lake City)
2006
Invited speaker - 6th European Conference on Noise Control (EuroNoise 2006, Tampere)
2006
Invited Speaker - International Forest Acoustics Seminar (Michelle Swearingen)
2006
Invited speaker - 13th International Congress on Sound and Vibration (ICSV 2006, Vienna)
2006
Invited speaker - 35th International Congress and Exhibition on Noise Control Engineering (InterNoise 2006, Hawaii)
Memberships of External Bodies
2018
Member of the Institute of Acoustics - 1990
2018
Member of the Acoustical Society of America
2009
Sep
2009
Sep