ECE 497: Underwater Acoustics I

Production, propagation, and reception of underwater sound. Topics include plane, spherical and cylindrical wave propagation, transmission loss, normal mode theory, waveguides, ray acoustics, active and passive sonar equations, properties of transducers and arrays including transmit and receive sensitivity, beam patterns, directivity, spatial aperture functions and their Fourier transform pairs, equivalent electrical circuits, and calibration of underwater projectors and hydrophones.

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3.00 credits
Section 01: Undergraduate Lecture

Location: Science & Engr 114

Class: #8325

Tue, Jan 19, 2021 - Wed, Apr 28, 2021


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