Quarterly of Applied Mathematics

Quarterly of Applied Mathematics

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Stochastic models of the scattering of sound by bubbles in the upper ocean

Authors: Peter C. C. Wang and Herman Medwin
Journal: Quart. Appl. Math. 32 (1975), 411-425
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/qam/99673
MathSciNet review: QAM99673
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Abstract: Stochastic models are developed to relate the statistics of sound speed fluctuations and bubble density variations as a function of sound frequency in the upper ocean. These predictions from the stochastic model have been compared with ocean experimental data of sound speed modulation in the frequency range 15 to 150 kHz, and show satisfactory agreement. Future experiments and further modification of this model are discussed.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/qam/99673
Article copyright: © Copyright 1975 American Mathematical Society

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