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Dr Olga Umnova
Lecturer in Theoretical Acoustics
Telephone: 0161 295 4666
Location: Room 114 Newton Building
I joined the Acoustics, Audio and Video discipline at Salford in October 2004 as a Lecturer in Theoretical Acoustics. I got an MSc in Physics from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (FizTech) and PhD in Acoustics from General Physics Institute, Russian Academy of Science.
Previous research positions
1998-2000 - Research Fellow, Open University
2000-2004 - Research Fellow, University of Hull
I teach Principles of Acoustics and Psychoacoustics for Level 2, BSc and Acoustics and Signal Statistics for MSc degree. I also act as BSc final year projects coordinator
My present research interests are: acoustics of porous media, scattering, nonlinear acoustics.
Current research projects
Time domain modellind of sound attenuation by porous materials, sponsored by EPSRC, value £147.433
Sonic crystal noise barriers, sponsored by EPSRC, value £194.795