Accession Number ADA564659
Title Predicting the Impact of Seabed Uncertainty and Variability on Propagation Uncertainty.
Publication Date Jan 2012
Media Count 5p
Personal Author C. W. Holland
Abstract Uncertainty in seabed properties can lead to substantial uncertainties in acoustic propagation, of order tens of dBs. During this project, substantial progress was made in I) quantifying seabed uncertainties, by developing an advanced seabed measurement technique and powerful commensurate methods to estimate the uncertainties and 2) predicting the effect of those effects on propagation by development of a theory that illuminates the effects of seabed variability and uncertainty on propagation uncert.
Keywords Acoustics
Geoacoustics
Ocean bottom
Performance(Engineering)
Predictions
Propagation
Uncertainty

 
Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 47C - Physical & Chemical Oceanography
Corporate Author Pennsylvania State Univ., State College. Applied Research Lab.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Final technical rept. 1 Dec 2007-31 Jan 2012.
NTIS Issue Number 1303
Contract Number N00014-07-1-0252

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