Krause’s investigation of animal sounds in natural environments (biophony) will intrigue designers creating restorative places.
Jahncke and her colleagues explored the performance repercussions of noise in open-plan offices.
Noise volume matters in the operating room, multi-tasking fails under neuroimaging, and occupant workspace satisfaction mainly depends on three factors.
The effect of music in the workplace? It depends.
Music influences customer satisfaction, and scientists have a reason why.
New research quantifies the sleep-disrupting capabilities of nighttime hospital noises.
Basic sensory research is often relevant to designers, as diverse studies on sound, visual stimuli, temperature, and pleasure through sensory inputs indicate.
Arousal caused by music and scent can affect buying behavior.
When is a “halfalogue” worse than a monologue or a dialogue?
Previous research has indicated the value of music and scent in retail environments.