American National Standards Committees

Accredited Standards Committee S1, Acoustics

S1 Membership Roster.pdfChair: R.J. Peppin
Phone: 301-910-2813
Email: Peppinr@asme.org

Vice Chair: A. Scharine
Phone: 410-278-5957
Email: angelique.a.scharine.civ@mail.mil

SCOPE OF ASC S1:

Standards, specifications, methods of measurement and test, and terminology in the field of physical acoustics including architectural
acoustics, electroacoustics, sonics and ultrasonics, and underwater sound, but excluding those aspects which pertain to biological safety, tolerances and comfort.

To see the current list of S1 Standards visit the S1 page of the ASA Online Store.

Information on some ASC S1 working groups can be found at www.ASAStandards.org. A user name and password is required for access to any WG's files. 

Accredited Standards Committee S2, Mechanical Vibration and Shock

Chair: C.F. Gaumond
phone: 202-258-7294
email:charles.f.gaumond.acoustics@gmail.com

Vice Chair: J.T. Nelson
phone: (510) 658-6719x213
email: jnelson@wiai.com

SCOPE OF ASC S2:

Standards, specification, methods of measurement and test, and terminology in the field of mechanical vibration and shock, and condition monitoring and diagnostics of machines, including the effects of exposure to mechanical vibration and shock on humans, including those aspects which pertain to biological safety, tolerance and comfort.

To see the current list of S2 Standards visit the S2 page of the ASA Online Store.

Information on some ASC S2 working groups can be found at www.ASAStandards.org. A user name and password is required for access to any WG's files.

Accredited Standards Committee S3, Bioacoustics

Chair: C.J. Struck
phone: (415) 923-9535
email: cjs@cjs-labs.com

Vice Chair: P. Nelson
phone: (612) 625-4569
email: nelso477@umn.edu

SCOPE OF ASC S3:

Standards, specifications, methods of measurement and test, and terminology in the fields of psychological and physiological acoustics, including aspects of general acoustics, which pertain to biological safety, tolerance and comfort.

To see the current list of S3 Standards visit the S3 page of the ASA Online Store.

Information on some ASC S3 working groups can be found at www.ASAStandards.org. A user name and password is required for access to any WG's files.

Some WGs have their own websites:

 S3/WG 79, Speech Intelligibility Index http://sii.to/
 
 S3/WG 91, Text to Speech Synthesis Systems http://s3wg91.com

Accredited Standards Committee S3, Subcommittee 1, Animal Bioacoustics

S3SC1 list of WGs.pdfChair: D.S. Houser
Phone: (619) 889-5170
Email: dorian.houser@nmmpfoundation.org

Vice Chair: K. Fristrup
Phone: (970) 267-2102
Email: kurt_fristrup@nps.gov

SCOPE OF ASC S3/SC1:

Standards, specifications, methods of measurement and test, instrumentation and terminology in the field of psychological and physiological acoustics, including aspects of general acoustics, which pertain to biological safety, tolerance and comfort of non-human animals, including both risk to individual animals and to the long-term viability of populations. Animals to be covered may potentially include commercially-grown food animals; animals harvested for food in the wild; pets; laboratory animals; exotic species in zoos, oceanaria or aquariums; or free-ranging wild animals.

To see the current list of S3/SC1 Standards visit the S3/SC1 page of the ASA Online Store.

Information on some ASC S3/SC1 working groups can be found at www.ASAStandards.org. A user name and password is required for access to any WG's files.

Accredited Standards Committee S12, Noise

Chair: S.J. Lind
phone: (608) 787-4351
email: slind@trane.com

Vice Chair: D. Winker
phone: (512) 531-6419
email: douglas.winker@ets-lindgren.com

SCOPE OF ASC S12:

Standards, specifications, and terminology in the field of acoustical noise pertaining to methods of measurement, evaluation, and control; including biological safety, tolerance and comfort, and physical acoustics as related to environmental and occupational noise.

To see the current list of S12 Standards visit the S12 page of the ASA Online Store.

Information on some ASC S12 working groups can be found at www.ASAStandards.org. A user name and password is required for access to any WG's files.