Accession Number : ADA319320

Title :   Sound Propagation in the Sea,

Corporate Author : CATHOLIC UNIV OF AMERICA WASHINGTON DC DEPT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Urick, R. J.

PDF Url : ADA319320

Report Date : 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 242

Abstract : PARTIAL CONTENTS: CHAPTER 1 - HISTORICAL REVIEW AND METHODS OF INVESTIGATION; CHAPTER - 2 SOME BASIC THEORY; CHAPTER - 3 VELOCITY OF SOUND IN THE SEA; CHAPTER 4 ATTENUATION AND ABSORPTION; CHAPTER 5 THE SURFACE DUCT; CHAPTER 6 THE DEEP SOUND CHANNEL; CHAPTER 7 CAUSTICS AND CONVERGENCE ZONES; CHAPTER 8 SHALLOW WATER DUCTS; CHAPTER 9 REFLECTION AND SCATTERING BY THE SEA SURFACE; CHAPTER 10 REFLECTION AND SCATTERING BY THE SEA BOTTOM; CHAPTER 11 TEMPORAL COHERENCE (FLUCTUATION); CHAPTER 12 SPATIAL COHERENCE (CORRELATION); CHAPTER 13; and MULTIPATHS IN THE SEA

Descriptors :   *PROPAGATION, *UNDERWATER SOUND, SCATTERING, OCEAN SURFACE, THEORY, SOUND TRANSMISSION, HISTORY, ACOUSTIC MEASUREMENT, OCEAN BOTTOM, SEA TESTING, DEEP DEPTH, ACOUSTIC CHANNELS, CONVERGENCE ZONES.

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Acoustics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE