Accession Number : ADD003784

Title :   A Cylindrical Array Radiator.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Rolleigh,Richard L ; Pruitt,James G ; Stokes,Robert H

Report Date : 30 Mar 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : A cylindrical array radiator that reduces the intensity of energy radiated in undesirable directions. The radiator is constructed so that vertical staves placed on the face of a cylinder are staggered in the vertical direction by a predetermined distance to cancel energy in the undesirable directions. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Radiators(General), *Cylinders, *Arrays, *Acoustic arrays, Energy, Radiant intensity, Losses, Vertical orientation, Sidelobes, Baffles, Underwater acoustics

Subject Categories : Acoustic Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE