Accession Number : ADA139567

Title :   A Primer on Rough Surface Scattering,

Corporate Author : SCIENCE APPLICATIONS INC MCLEAN VA OCEAN ACOUSTICS DIV

Personal Author(s) : Stokes,A P

PDF Url : ADA139567

Report Date : Apr 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 104

Abstract : Contents: Description of a Random Rough Surface, Actual Rough Surfaces, Discussion of the Physics of Scattering, Problem Formulation and Basic Relations, Perturbation Solution for Slightly Rough Surfaces, Scattering from Surfaces with Large-Scale Roughness, Extensions to the Theory - Composite Surfaces, and Scattering from a Moving Rough Surface.

Descriptors :   *Underwater acoustics, Rayleigh scattering, Rayleigh waves, Surface roughness, Probability density functions, Perturbation theory, Underwater sound, Gaussian noise

Subject Categories : Acoustics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE