Many-a-times it is observed that, because of poor acoustics, students in classrooms miss 50 percent of what their teachers say and patients in hospitals have trouble sleeping because they continually feel stressed. Why does architecture then continue to be primarily a visual-driven exercise and what are the ill-effects of this upon us?
Listen to our Concept Developer-Manit Ramaiya with his latest TEDx Talk on the topic of ‘Silent Problems of Noise’ presented at Shiv Nadar University.
The video presentation explores different facets of trends in architecture, the influence of sound quality in built spaces, some practical demonstrations and international case studies. Below is the link –
Manit's 2nd TEDx@SIESCOMS on the topic Sounds and Perceptions. He speaks about different sounds and the perceptions and feelings we relate to them. He also introduces why good acoustics are important for a healthy mind and body.
1st TEDx talk@TISS on the topic How Sound affects People