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3.11 - cost of noise

Project Description

This thesis explores the relation between Territorial Planning and Road Traffic Noise, focusing on the economical impact of road infrastructure design regarding territorial management.

The main areas of study cover:

  • interaction between land use management and noise sources;
  • traffic noise mitigation measures;
  • indirect impacts of traffic noise;
  • economical evaluation of mitigation measures and indirect effects.

Research Team

Cecilia Rocha (PhD Student)

Prof. Álvaro Costa (Supervisor)

Prof. António Carvalho (Supervisor)

Financial Support


Stage of Progress

The Project started on the 2004 and is the continuation of ongoing research on the subject of Environmental Noise


Papers in Proceedings of Scientific Meetings
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