SPEAKER 

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Jian Kang


SESSION 

DESIGNING FOR THE URBAN SOUNDSCAPE

\\ Urban open public spaces as example

He holds Chair in Acoustics at the Bartlett Faculty of Built Environment, University College London. He is Fellow of Royal Academy of Engineering, and he chairs the Technical Committee for Noise of the European Acoustics Association, and EU COST Action on Soundscape of European Cities and Landscapes. He has worked in environmental and architectural acoustics for 30+ years, with 80+ research projects, 800+ publications, 90+ engineering/consultancy projects, and 20+ patents. He is recipient of the prestigious Advanced ERC Grant Award, currently working internationally on developing Soundscape Indices.