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Ingenieurwissenschaftliche Untersuchungen an der Hauptkuppel und den Hauptpfeilern der Hagia Sophia in Istanbul

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ISBN: 9783866444669 Year: Pages: IV, 223 p. DOI: 10.5445/KSP/1000015277 Language: GERMAN
Publisher: KIT Scientific Publishing
Subject: General and Civil Engineering
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Die Hagia Sophia in Istanbul ist eines der baugeschichtlich wichtigsten und ingenieurmäßig bemerkenswertesten Bauwerke der letzten 1500 Jahre. Mit Hilfe zerstörungsfreier geophysikalischer Untersuchungsverfahren konnte der heutige Bestand und Zustand der Hauptkuppel, der Pendentifs und der Hauptpfeiler intensiv erkundet werden. Auf Grundlage der erlangten neuen Kenntnisse zum Konstruktionsgefüge wurden Berechnungsmodelle entwickelt und eine Aussage zum Tragverhalten der Hagia Sophia getroffen.

Historical Acoustics: Relationships between People and Sound over Time

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ISBN: 9783039285266 / 9783039285273 Year: Pages: 234 DOI: 10.3390/books978-3-03928-527-3 Language: eng
Publisher: MDPI - Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute
Subject: Science (General) --- Physics (General) --- Acoustics
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This book is a collection of contributions to the Special Issue “Historical Acoustics: Relationships between People and Sound over Time”. The research presented here aims to explore the origins of acoustics and examine the relationships that have evolved over the centuries between people and auditory phenomena. Sounds have indeed accompanied human civilizations since the beginning of time, helping them to make sense of the world and to shape their cultures. Several key topics emerged, such as the acoustics of historical worship buildings, the acoustics of sites of archaeological interest, the acoustics of historical opera houses, and the topic of soundscapes as cultural intangible heritage. The book, as a whole, reflects the vibrant research activity around the “acoustics of the past”, which will hopefully be serve as a foundation for inspiring the future path of this discipline.

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