Accession Number : AD0418717

Title :   ACOUSTIC SCATTERING IN THE OCEAN,

Corporate Author : LITTLE (ARTHUR D) INC CAMBRIDGE MASS

Personal Author(s) : Meyer,R.F. ; Romberg,B.W.

Report Date : AUG 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Contents: Summary-Basic principles, Scattering by strong inhomogeneities, Scattering by Weak inhomogeneities; Strong Inhomogeneities-Scat tering of Sound From a Fluid Sphere, Scattering from Air Bubbles, Scattering by Marine Organisms, Scattering from the Sea Surface; Weak Inhomo geneities-The wave equation for an inhomogeneous medium, Scattering from an isolated inhomogene ity, The weak inhomogeneities of the ocean, Signal fluctuation and correlation resulting from the ocean microstructure; Some Solutions Of The Wave Equation; The Multiple Scattering Of Waves; Notation; Bibliography; Project Trident Technical reports.

Descriptors :   (*UNDERWATER SOUND, SCATTERING), SCATTERING, SPHERES, BUBBLES, PLANKTON, OCEANS, TEMPERATURE.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE