OE 765 (03) - Underwater Acoustics

Underwater Acoustics

Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Ocean Engineering
Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 17147
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.
Prerequisite(s): PHYS 408 and MATH 527
Instructors: Gabe Venegas

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 Hours Arranged TBA