Accession Number:

AD1049453

Title:

TREX13 Data Analysis/Modeling

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,01 Apr 2014,31 Dec 2017

Corporate Author:

University of Washington Applied Physics Laboratory Seattle United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2018-03-29

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

The Target and Reverberation EXperiment 2013 TREX13 included a comprehensive reverberation field project in the frequency band of2-10 kHz, and was carried out off the coast of Panama City, Florida, from 21 April to 16 May, 2013. A spatially fixed transmit and receive acoustic system was used to measure reverberation over time under diverse environmental conditions, allowing study of reverberation level dependence on bottom composition, sea surface conditions, and water column properties. Extensive in situ measurements, including a multibeam bathymetric survey, chirp sonar sub-bottom profiling, gravitydiver cores, sediment sound speed and attenuation, interface roughness, wind-generated sea surface waves, and water column properties, were made to support studies of environmental effects on reverberation. Data analysis from TREX13 resulted in a set of publications which documents progress made under this project.

Subject Categories:

  • Acoustic Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE