Accession Number:

AD0758691

Title:

Project BAND (Bottom Ambient Noise Directivity). Phase I. Design and Preliminary Feasibility Tests

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

GENERAL MOTORS CORP GOLETA CA DELCO ELECTRONICS DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

125.0

Abstract:

The report describes the design of a recoverable acoustic array which measures the anisotropy of the ambient noise in the deep ocean. The system consists of a straight line array of 29 hydrophones, an electronic processing and recording system, and a submerged recovery buoy with acoustic command recall.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Acoustic Detection and Detectors
  • Acoustics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE