Acoustical Evaluation for the Renovation of Multipurpose Performance Hall

  • Wei LinEmail author
  • Hsuan Lin
  • Kung-Huang Huang
  • Chung-Tsung Wu
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10926)


Taipei Arts Promotion Center Hall carried out renovation works and acoustical evaluation was conducted in 2003. In the past 15 years of use, due to air humidity and material aging and other factors, may affect the room acoustics. The assessments mainly focus on the setting of the space in theater mode, this is the most frequently used setting by the owner. Auditorium impressions of different audiences are different due to the different characteristics of the reverberation time. Different auditory impressions may also reflect time, space, intensity and frequency characteristics and other factors in sound field. In the survey and assessment, field measurement is taken as the basis for assessment, and the real field hall is measured, which includes in-site measurement and computer simulation evaluation for chamber music performance. Finally, the article finally presents the relevant improvement and description.


Multipurpose performance hall Room acoustics Computer simulation In-site measurement 



The authors wish to thank Huang Kung Huang, Shang You Construction Co. Ltd. for the assistant of filed measurements and simulation, Professor Wei-Hwa Chiang, Dep. of Architecture, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology the kindly assistances during the measurement phase.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wei Lin
    • 1
    Email author
  • Hsuan Lin
    • 2
  • Kung-Huang Huang
    • 3
  • Chung-Tsung Wu
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Interior DesignHwa Hsia University of TechnologyTaipeiTaiwan
  2. 2.Department of Product DesignTainan University of TechnologyTainanTaiwan
  3. 3.Shang You Construction Co. Ltd.KaohsiungTaiwan
  4. 4.Chung-Tsung Wu Architectural FirmTaipeiTaiwan

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