Parametric Sources — Design Considerations in the Generation of Low-Frequency Signals

  • H. O. Berktay
Part of the NATO Conference Series book series (NATOCS, volume 16)


The usefulness of parametric sources in the realisation of narrow acoustic beams with wide bandwidth capability has become well established. Their use in systems as well as for experimental work both at sea and in laboratory scale experiments can be illustrated by many examples.


Primary Wave Parametric Source Directivity Function Spherical Wave Field Point 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. O. Berktay
    • 1
  1. 1.School of PhysicsUniversity of BathBathUK

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