Accession Number : ADD001709
Title : Acoustic Beam Former.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Whitehouse,Harper John
Report Date : 25 Mar 1975
Pagination or Media Count : 7
Abstract : The patent provides a beam former which permits the processing of multiple simultaneous beams from an array of elements without the necessity of providing a lead for each element. Another object of the patent is the provision of a beam former wherein the array may be a planar array in some embodiments and a linear array in others.
Descriptors : *Acoustic beams, *Beam forming, *Patents, Acoustic arrays, Signal processing, Linear arrays, Planar structures, Sonar signals
Subject Categories : Acoustic Detection and Detectors
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE