Accession Number:

ADD020108

Title:

Ruggedized Fiber Optic Sound Velocity Profiler

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application, Filed on 24 Jul 2003

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2003-07-24

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

The present invention relates to an optical fiber cable for use with a system for determining a velocity profile of sound in a medium. The optical fiber cable comprises an inner layer of strength members, an outer layer of strength members, and at least one tube containing at least one optical fiber incorporated into the outer layer.

Subject Categories:

  • Acoustic Detection and Detectors
  • Underwater and Marine Navigation and Guidance
  • Fiber Optics and Integrated Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE