Is Big wind the new Big Tobacco?

You will remember a year ago we brought you the story of the Ballarat sleep Specialist who warned that the wind industry was behaving like the tobacco industry in the 1950s (see our post here).  And more recently we shared the neurophysiology tests that can be used to detect impaired brain function as a result of […]

Dr Mariana Alves-Pereira – how to test for the effects of low-frequency turbine noise

*** Dr Mariana Alves-Pereira of the Lusofona University in Portugal, has degrees in physics, biomedical engineering and a PhD in environmental science. Her team has been researching vibroacoustic disease since 1980 – initially focussed on the low frequency noise (LFN) that impacted aeronautical technicians. Late in 2013, Dr Alves-Pereira presented a case study from Portugal where a family was […]