Accession Number : AD0821868

Title :   ANALYSIS OF THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN ACOUSTIC REFLECTIVITY AND SEDIMENT POROSITY.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS GROTON CT ELECTRIC BOAT DIV

Personal Author(s) : Faas, Richard W.

Report Date : 27 JUL 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : An empirical relationship between sediment porosity and acoustic reflectivity has been investigated for a diversity of marine and freshwater environments.

Descriptors :   *POROSITY), (*OCEAN BOTTOM, SEDIMENTATION), (*ACOUSTICS, SEDIMENTATION), (*SEDIMENTATION, DATA PROCESSING, UNDERWATER SOUND, SOUND TRANSMISSION, REFLECTION.

Subject Categories : Acoustics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE