Welcome to the UKAN Computational Acoustics Knowledgebase: a home for the computational acoustics research, development and user community in the UK and beyond.


By using this site you agree to be bound by our code of conduct.

We gratefully acknowledge support from the UK Acoustics Network (UKAN).

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How to use this site:

  • Use the core concepts sections to learn about the underlying concepts that make computational acoustics possible.

  • Use the tutorials to explore real computational acoustics code with detailed explanations.

  • Use the software guides for help with common computational acoustics software packages, both commercial and open source.

  • Browse the user-submitted code section to explore computational acoustics code submitted by our users.

  • You can download book pages and code by clicking the download logo ( ) at the top of the page.

  • Wherever you see the rocket logo ( ) at the top of the page, you can run that code directly in your browser by clicking on the logo and selecting “Binder”.

  • Want to suggest changes or contribute to the knowledgebase? Read our guide for contributors.

More content to follow!

This site is currently under development. Once complete, it will also include:

  • Guides to using common commercial and open-source CA software

  • Example data for testing algorithms

  • Community features

Contact us with any questions, suggestions, comments and feedback.