Laura Estévez Mauriz

Doktorand at Chalmers, Architecture and Civil Engineering, Applied Acoustics

Laura Estévez Mauriz is a doctoral student at the Divison of Applied Acoustics, in the research group Vibroacoustics, at Chalmers.Laura’s research deals with the optimization of urban areas with respect to traffic noise and other environmental factors. In this sense, outdoor environment produce great effects on physical and psychological health. For that reason, taking care of it should be a priority for our cities. The approach to the project is from a holistic and from a large scale point of view, with special attention to urban morphology, mobility and city perception. This work is part of the SONORUS project.

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Publications

2018

Dynamic traffic noise assessment tool: A comparative study between a roundabout and a signalised intersection

Laura Estévez Mauriz, Jens Forssén
Applied Acoustics. Vol. 130, p. 71-86
Journal article
2017

Grönytor för god ljudmiljö

Jens Forssén, Laura Estévez Mauriz
Report
2017

The urban form and the sound environment - Tools and approaches

Laura Estévez Mauriz
Licentiate thesis
2017

Spatial heterogeneity for environmental performance and resilient behavior in energy and transportation systems

Jimeno A. Fonseca, Laura Estévez Mauriz, Claudiu Forgaci et al
Computers, Environment and Urban Systems. Vol. 62, p. 136-145
Journal article
2016

SONORUS Urban sound planning project and test sites: an example within the planning stage

Laura Estévez Mauriz, Sonia Alves, Jens Forssén et al
Proceedings of the INTER-NOISE 2016 - 45th International Congress and Exposition on Noise Control Engineering: Towards a Quieter Future, p. 2950-2959
Conference contribution
2016

Background traffic noise synthesis

Georgios Zachos, Jens Forssén, Wolfgang Kropp et al
45th International Congress and Exposition on Noise Control Engineering: Towards a Quieter Future, INTER-NOISE 2016, Hamburg, Germany, 21-24 August 2016, p. 3502-3508
Paper in proceedings
2016

The livability of spaces: Performance and/or resilience? Reflections on the effects of spatial heterogeneity in transport and energy systems and the implications on urban environmental quality

Laura Estévez Mauriz, Jimeno A. Fonseca, Claudiu Forgaci et al
International Journal of Sustainable Built Environment. Vol. 6 (1), p. 1-8
Journal article
2016

Soundwalks in Gothenburg

Laura Estévez Mauriz, Georgios Zachos, Jens Forssén et al
Report
2016

Isolating key features in urban traffic dynamics and noise emission: a study on a signalized intersection and a roundabout

Laura Estévez Mauriz, Jens Forssén, Wolfgang Kropp et al
Proceedings of the INTER-NOISE 2016 - 45th International Congress and Exposition on Noise Control Engineering: Towards a Quieter Future, p. 7197-7208
Conference contribution
2016

URBAN SOUND PLANNING – the SONORUS project

Wolfgang Kropp, Jens Forssén, Laura Estévez Mauriz
Edited book
2016

Urban space and the sound environment: Transport system, urban morphology, quiet side and space users in the SONORUS project

Laura Estévez Mauriz, Jens Forssén, Wolfgang Kropp et al
45th International Congress and Exposition on Noise Control Engineering: Towards a Quieter Future, INTER-NOISE 2016, Hamburg, Germany, 21-24 August 2016, p. 2928-2938
Paper in proceedings
2016

A low-height acoustic screen in a setting with an urban road: measured and predicted insertion loss

Jens Forssén, Laura Estévez Mauriz, Clas Torehammar et al
INTER-NOISE 2016, 45th International Congress and Exposition on Noise Control Engineering., p. 6435-6443
Paper in proceedings
2016

Auralisation methods as tools for urban traffic noise assessment

Georgios Zachos, Jens Forssén, Wolfgang Kropp et al
45th International Congress and Exposition on Noise Control Engineering: Towards a Quieter Future, INTER-NOISE 2016, Hamburg, Germany, 21-24 August 2016, p. 2960-2962
Paper in proceedings
2015

SONORUS report on Göteborg Test Site including Urban Sound Planning Workshop

Laura Estévez Mauriz, Jens Forssén, Wolfgang Kropp
Report
2015

Vägdesign och bulleremission – exempel på dynamisk bullerkarta

Jens Forssén, Laura Estévez Mauriz, Wolfgang Kropp et al
Magazine article
2015

Towards the integration of urban sound planning in urban development processes: the study of four test sites within the SONORUS project

Sonia Alves, Laura Estévez Mauriz, Francesco Aletta et al
Noise Mapping. Vol. 2 (1), p. 57 - 85
Journal article
2015

Traffic dynamics, road design and noise emission: a study case

Laura Estévez Mauriz, Jens Forssén, Wolfgang Kropp et al
Euronoise 2015, 10th European Congress on Noise Control Engineering
Paper in proceedings
2014

Incorporation of the quiet side in noise maps

Laura Estévez Mauriz, Jens Forssén, Wolfgang Kropp et al
TECNIACUSTICA 2014. 45st SPANISH CONGRESS ON ACOUSTICS. 8 th IBERIAN CONGRESS ON ACOUSTICS. EUROPEAN SYMPOSIUM ON SMART CITIES AND ENVIRONMENTAL ACOUSTICS, p. 123-130
Paper in proceedings
2013

Acoustic characterization of pedestrian areas

Laura Estévez Mauriz, Eduardo García, Jesús Cepeda et al
InterNoise, Innsbruck
Paper in proceedings
2013

Results of a survey used to evaluate noise annoyance as part of the noise action plan of León (Spain)

Laura Estévez Mauriz, Eduardo García, Jesús Cepeda et al
Internoise 2013. Innsbruck
Paper in proceedings

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Projects

2018–2020

Increasing cities' capacity to manage noise and air quality using urban morphology and urban greening

Jens Forssén Applied Acoustics
Meta Berghauser Pont Urban Design and Planning
Laura Estévez Mauriz Applied Acoustics
Formas

2012–2016

The Urban Sound Planner (SONORUS)

Wolfgang Kropp Applied Acoustics
Jens Forssén Applied Acoustics
Joachim Scheuren Structural Engineering
Laura Estévez Mauriz Applied Acoustics
Georgios Zachos Applied Acoustics
Frederik Rietdijk Applied Acoustics
European Commission (FP7)

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