Tables of the Velocity of Sound in Sea Water

Tables of the Velocity of Sound in Sea Water

Mathematical Tables Series

1st Edition - January 1, 1964

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  • Authors: L. S. Bark, P. P. Ganson, N. A. Meister
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483164953

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Tables of the Velocity of Sound in Sea Water contains tables of the velocity of sound in sea water computed on a "Strela-3" high-speed electronic computer and a T-5 tabulator at the Computational Center of the Academy of Sciences. Knowledge of the precise velocity of sound in sea water is of great importance when investigating sound propagations in the ocean and when solving practical problems involving the use of hydro-acoustic devices. This book demonstrates the computations made for the velocity of sound in sea water, which can be found in two ways: by direct measurement with the aid of suitable equipment, and by calculation from formula expressing the dependence of the velocity on the temperature and salinity of the water. This book will be of great value to researchers and students.

Table of Contents


  • Foreword

    Introduction

    References

    Part I. Tables of the Velocity of Sound t from -2°C to +33°C and S from 0‰ to 20‰

    Part II. Tables of the Velocity of Sound t from -2°C to +33°C and S from 20‰ to 40‰

    List of Volumes in the Mathematical Tables Series

    Inserts: 1. Eight Nomograms for determining the Velocity of Sound

    2. Table of the Corrections Δνp in m/sec at Depths in Meters

Product details

  • No. of pages: 198
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Pergamon 1964
  • Published: January 1, 1964
  • Imprint: Pergamon
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483164953

About the Authors

L. S. Bark

P. P. Ganson

N. A. Meister

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