By Topic

Universal wave approach to ocean acoustic tomography and Cramer-Rao bounds of sound speed field recognition

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$33 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

3 Author(s)
V. V. Borodin ; Andreev Acoust. Inst., Acad. of Sci., Moscow, Russia ; G. R. Minasian ; M. Yu. Galaktionov

This work is devoted to the statistical approach to ocean acoustic tomography. Maximum-likelihood (ML) estimate of sound speed field is considered. Deterministic, quasi-deterministic and gaussian signals in the presence of gaussian background noise are examined. A rigorous expression for the functional derivative of the Green function with respect to the sound speed field is applied to find the ML estimate. Fisher information matrices (FIM) giving the Cramer-Rao bounds are obtained for various signal models. The modal, ray and interference tomography methods for global, large scale and small scale inhomogeneities are derived using the statistical approach. FIM of estimate of mode or ray delay are obtained. Some numerical evaluations of potential accuracy of sound-speed field reconstruction in typical propagation conditions are presented

Published in:

OCEANS '94. 'Oceans Engineering for Today's Technology and Tomorrow's Preservation.' Proceedings  (Volume:2 )

Date of Conference:

13-16 Sep 1994