APMR : Acoustical Porous Material Recipes

The aim of this site is to gather information and feedbacks about published or unpublished works in the field of acoustical porous material: models for the propagation of sound, parameter definitions and characterization techniques, standards...


Play with the reactive slides of my presentation for I-INCE "Practice of Noise Control" school held during the virtual Internoise 2020 conference, August 23-26.


The content of APMR is growing day after day.
Below is a table of contents of the subjects discussed or planned to be discussed and a search engine.

 (: APMR only)

Basics of Materials

Material classes
A note about "meta-materials"
     (Added June 6, 2020)
A note about fractional derivatives
     used in some visco-elastic models
      (Added August 30, 2020)

Upcoming events

Below are conferences or events for which one or more sessions on acoustical porous materials are organized.

Forum Acusticum 2020

POSTPONED to Dec. 7-11, 2020 and moved online

SAPEM 2020+1 (Symposium on the Acoustics of Poro-Elastic Materials)

Conference shifted to March 30 to April 1st, 2021 - West-Lafayette (IN, USA)

Abstract submission deadline: Nov. 2, 2020
Early bird registration: Feb. 15, 2021

ICSV 2021 (27th edition)

July, 2021 (exact date not known yet) - Prague (Czech Republic)

Abstract submission deadline: Dec. 1, 2020
Early bird registration deadline: March 31, 2021

Internoise 2021

August 1-4, 2021 - Washington DC, (USA)

Abstract submission deadline: Jan. 15, 2021 (paper deadline: April 7, 2021)
Early bird registration: not known yet.

SAE 2021 Noise and Vibration Conference & Exhibition

June 14-17, 2021 - DeVos Place Convention Center Grand Rapids (MI, USA))

Abstract submission deadline: not known yet
Early bird registration: not known yet.

NOVEM 2021 (NOise and Vibration Emerging Methods)

Dec. 13-15, 2021 - Auckland (New Zealand)

Abstract submission deadline: May 31, 2021
Early bird registration: September 30, 2021