Accession Number:

ADD020320

Title:

Predictive Model for the Analysis of the Effects of Underwater Impulsive Sources on Marine Life

Descriptive Note:

Patent application, Filed 21 Jun 2007

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2007-06-21

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

A method is provided to predict the biological consequences to marine animals from exposure to multiple underwater impulsive sources by simulating underwater explosions over a defined period of time, in a particular area in the presence of any number of simulated marine animals whose movements are constrained in three-dimensions.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology
  • Underwater Ordnance
  • Explosions

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE