Accession Number:

ADA333800

Title:

Fundamentals of Acoustic Backscatter Imagery

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Oct 1995-Sep 1996

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC MARINE PHYSICS BRANCH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1997-10-20

Pagination or Media Count:

71.0

Abstract:

This report summarizes various multidisplinary subjects that play an important role in the operation, processing, and interpretation of acoustic backscattering systems and their data. The subject matter covered includes the physics of wave propagation and scattering, basic imaging system engineering, mode of standard survey operations, processing methodology, and marine geology and geophysics.

Subject Categories:

  • Acoustics
  • Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE