Accession Number : AD0669449

Title :   A PDP-8 FORTRAN PROGRAM FOR NEAR-FIELD ARRAY TESTING,

Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB ORLANDO FLA UNDERWATER SOUND REFERENCE DIV

Personal Author(s) : Sabin,Gerald A.

Report Date : 15 MAY 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 40

Abstract : A FORTRAN program has been developed for a small digital computer (PDP-8) to investigate theoretically the effect of irregularities in the positions of transducer elements in an acoustic 'near-field' array. Details of the program are discussed and representative computer runs are presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SONAR ARRAYS, TRANSDUCERS), (*TRANSDUCERS, *COMPUTER PROGRAMS), SOUND TRANSMISSION, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, ACOUSTIC PROPERTIES, INTERACTIONS, SIMULATION, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), UNDERWATER SOUND, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, DETECTION, MEASUREMENT

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware
      Acoustic Detection and Detectors
      Acoustics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE