Research Summary on Subway Noise and Controlling in China

Xinqiang Gao, Beiyi Dong


During the operation of the subway, if the noise in the carriage is large, it will cause passengers to suffer from hearing impairment, headache, brain swelling, insomnia, memory loss, and other symptoms, threatening the health of passengers. This paper summarizes the sound source, propagation path, main control methods, research status, and development trend of subway noise, and puts forward the methods and ideas of subway noise control, which has reference significance for subway noise control and optimization research.


Subway Noise; Noise Reduction; Wheel-Rail Noise; Hearing Impairment; Research Status

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