Accession Number:

ADA532971

Title:

Hydrophones for Acoustic Exploration of the Extreme Depths of the Ocean

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

SCRIPPS INSTITUTION OF OCEANOGRAPHY LA JOLLA CA MARINE PHYSICAL LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2008-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

The objective of the deep ambient noise project is to develop and deploy a broadband 0.05 - 60 kHz, multi-sensor system capable of monitoring sound to the deepest depths 11,000 km in the ocean. The system will return depth profiles of the noise spectral level and vertical coherence.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Numerical Mathematics
  • Statistics and Probability
  • Acoustic Detection and Detectors
  • Acoustics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE