Accession Number : AD1014015


Title :   Building a Virtual Model of a Baleen Whale: Phase 2


Descriptive Note : Technical Report


Corporate Author : Quantitative Morphology Consulting, Inc San Diego United States


Personal Author(s) : Cranford,Ted W


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/1014015.pdf


Report Date : 30 Sep 2015


Pagination or Media Count : 13


Abstract : This project proposes to CT scan an entire baleen whale. The scan data will be used in a future effort (Phase 3) to build a vibroacoustic model, allowing us to simulate the interactions between the whales anatomy sound stimuli.


Descriptors :   whales , marine animals , acoustic detection , stimuli , ocean environments , NOISE SOUND , navy , sonar , simulation , SEA WATER , FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS , wave propagation , COMPUTERIZED TOMOGRAPHY , ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE