Change search
ReferencesLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Acoustics of parallel baffles muffler with Micro-perforated panels
KTH, School of Engineering Sciences (SCI), Aeronautical and Vehicle Engineering, Marcus Wallenberg Laboratory MWL.
2011 (English)Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (Two Years)), 20 credits / 30 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

Micro-perforated panels (MPP) have a good acoustic damping performance and a potential to be used in mufflers [1, 2]. This thesis aims to investigate the acoustic performance of a parallel baffles muffler, which consists of MPP baffles. The work is both experimental and numerical, i.e., a model is developed for a MPP baffles muffler with local reaction. The prototype MPP mufflers tested in the thesis were all produced by the Swedish company Sontech. First, the experiments were based on the procedure for experimental characterization of heat exchangers described in Ref. [5]. The transmission loss and flow generated sound are tested at four flow speeds for seven kinds of parallel baffles. Second, the mathematical modeling is built on the basis of the standard models of a locally reacting liner muffler [13]. The impedance for the Micro-perforated panels is computed using the models described by Maa [1] and Guo [2].

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2011. , 40 p.
Trita-AVE, ISSN 1651-7660 ; 2011:84
National Category
Fluid Mechanics and Acoustics
URN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-48590OAI: diva2:458126
Subject / course
Technical Acoustics
Educational program
Master of Science - Engineering Mechanics
Available from: 2011-11-21 Created: 2011-11-21 Last updated: 2011-11-21Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

fulltext(1808 kB)2854 downloads
File information
File name FULLTEXT01.pdfFile size 1808 kBChecksum SHA-512
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf

By organisation
Marcus Wallenberg Laboratory MWL
Fluid Mechanics and Acoustics

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Total: 2854 downloads
The number of downloads is the sum of all downloads of full texts. It may include eg previous versions that are now no longer available

Total: 280 hits
ReferencesLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link