Accession Number:

ADA136189

Title:

Acoustical Processes in Marine Sediments.

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 1 Jan-31 Dec 82,

Corporate Author:

TEXAS UNIV AT AUSTIN APPLIED RESEARCH LABS

Report Date:

1983-10-03

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

This report describes research on 1 theoretical analyses of propagation in gassy sediments and reflection from porous marine sediments, 2 laboratory measurements of the properties of shear and compressional waves for comparison to predictions of the Biot theory, and 3 design of an experiment to measure the acoustical properties of hydrated marine sediments.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Acoustics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE