Modeling of Tarsus-Adana-Gaziantep highway-induced noise pollution within the scope of Adana city and estimated the affected population

Colakkadioglu D., YÜCEL M.

APPLIED ACOUSTICS, vol.115, pp.158-165, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 115
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.apacoust.2016.08.029
  • Title of Journal : APPLIED ACOUSTICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.158-165


The purpose of this study is, via employing SoundPLAN 7.3 software, to model the noise pollution that Tarsus-Adana-Gaziantep (TAG) Highway passing through Adana city induces in Adana city center and to designate the ratio of population exposed to the noise. The study was executed in an area extending from a 17 km-route of TAG Highway passing through Adana city center and 1900.62 ha area that surrounding 500 m north and 500 m south directions of this particular route.