OE 865 (01) - Underwater Acoustics

Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Ocean Engineering
Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2018 - Full Term (01/23/2018 - 05/07/2018)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 53242
An introduction to acoustics in the ocean. Fundamental acoustic concepts including the simple harmonic oscillator, waves on strings, and the acoustic wave equation; the sonar equation; sound generation and reception by underwater acoustic transducers and arrays; basics of sound propagation; reflection and scattering from ocean boundaries. Spring semester; offered every year; satisfies core course requirement in Ocean Engineering. Prereq: General physics and differential equations.
Instructors: STAFF

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2018 5/7/2018 MW 12:10pm - 1:30pm CHASE 175