Accession Number:

ADA629163

Title:

Statistical Properties of the Acoustic Field in Inhomogeneous Oceanic Environments: Acoustic Uncertainty Due to Horizontal Refraction

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

COLORADO UNIV AT BOULDER COOPERATIVE INST FOR RESEARCH IN ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2002-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

To quantify the degree to which uncertainty in the knowledge of cross-range variation of environmental parameters and their variation in time or purely statistical information on the variations degrades the ability to detect, locate, and track targets acoustically.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE