David E. Goldman

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Not to be confused with David P. Goldman.

David E. Goldman (1910 - 1998) was a scientist famous for the Goldman equation which he derived for his doctorate degree at Columbia University.[1]

In the 1950s, while employed by the United States Navy, he was part of the CHABA (Committee on hearing and bioacoustics) team, which looked at the human effects of high-intensity noise. He became an early proponent of protection against loud noise and vibration.[1]

See also[edit]

Long-term exposure to environmental noise


  1. ^ a b Gierke, Von; Henning, E. (1999), "David E. Goldman ● 1910–1998", The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 106 (3): 1225, Bibcode:1999ASAJ..106.1225V, doi:10.1121/1.428239