Accession Number : ADA100715


Title :   The Deep Ocean Sound Channel in Areas Around Australia,


Corporate Author : MATERIALS RESEARCH LABS ASCOT VALE (AUSTRALIA)


Personal Author(s) : Whelan,Daniel J


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a100715.pdf


Report Date : Oct 1980


Pagination or Media Count : 39


Abstract : The physicochemical data collected on MRL cruises OP7893 (Southern Indian Ocean), OP7704 (Coral Sea) and OP7505 (Around Tasmania) have been used to determine the acoustical properties predicted for the deep ocean sound channel (SOFAR axis) in these bodies of water. (Author)


Descriptors :   *OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA , *PHYSICOCHEMICAL PROPERTIES , *DEEP OCEANS , *ACOUSTIC CHANNELS , RELAXATION TIME , ACOUSTIC ATTENUATION , ACOUSTIC ABSORPTION , AUSTRALIA , ACOUSTIC VELOCITY , SEA WATER , INDIAN OCEAN , SOUTH PACIFIC OCEAN , TASMAN SEA


Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Acoustics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE