Accession Number : ADD014763
Title : High Information Rate Catacoustic System.
Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 24 Jun 66, patented 20 Nov 90,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Warner, Henry L
Report Date : 20 Nov 1990
Pagination or Media Count : 5
Abstract : This patent discloses a high information rate catacoustic system having a sonar transmitter disposed at a remote location from and facing a sonar receiver in such manner that forward-scattered echoes of sonic energy originally broad-cast by said transmitter are reflected by and received from the sea floor by said receiver and displayed by a recorder connected thereto as an inverse function of the range from the sea floor to said transmitter.
Descriptors : DATA RATE, FUNCTIONS, HIGH RATE, INVERSION, OCEAN BOTTOM, PATENTS, RECEIVERS, REMOTE AREAS, SONAR, SONAR EQUIPMENT, TRANSMITTERS
Subject Categories : Acoustic Detection and Detectors
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE