Accession Number:

AD0652000

Title:

QUADRATIC APPROXIMATION OF THE LOGARITHMIC FUNCTION.

Descriptive Note:

Research rept.,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL ORDNANCE TEST STATION CHINA LAKE CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

Methods of fitting quadratic expressions to the function y 20 log x between x 0.5 and x 100 are described. The resulting quadratics are useful in simplifying the solution of certain transcendental equations by reducing them to algebraic equations. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability
  • Undersea and Antisubmarine Warfare
  • Acoustic Detection and Detectors
  • Acoustics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE