OE 765 (02) - Underwater Acoustics

Underwater Acoustics

Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Ocean Engineering
Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Full Term (08/31/2020 - 12/11/2020)
Class Size:   13  
CRN: 14690
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: PHYS 407/408, MATH 527 or equivalent.
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Only listed colleges in section: Engineering&Physical Sciences
Only listed classes in section: Junior, Senior
Majors not allowed in section: OCEAN ENGR
Instructors: Thomas Weber

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/11/2020 MWF 11:10am - 12:00pm PARS N108