Accession Number:

ADA371102

Title:

Advances in the Study of Echolocation in Bats and Dolphins

Descriptive Note:

Rept. for 1 Dec-30 Sep 99

Corporate Author:

WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIV MACOMB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1999-11-23

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

The grant supported the costs of coordinating and editing a book entitled Echolocation in Bats and Dolphins. The contents stemmed from an ONR Workshop on Biological Sonars held in Portugal during 1998. The book contains sections on Echolocation Signal Production, Feedback and Control Systems, Auditory Systems in Echolocating Mammals, Performance and Cognition in Echolocating Mammals, Ecological and Evolutionary Aspects of Echolocating Mammals, Echolocation Theory, Analysis Techniques and Applications, and Possible Echolocation in Other Mammals. The book is forthcoming by the University of Chicago Press.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology
  • Acoustic Detection and Detectors
  • Acoustics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE