Inverse Boundary-Value Problem for Ocean Acoustics Using Point Sources

  • Musaru Ikehata
  • George N. Makrakis
  • Gen Nakamura


We formulate and prove uniqueness for the reconstruction of a compact inhomogeneity of the sound speed embedded in a uniform ocean acoustic channel of finite depth. As input data, we use the Green function on a vertical cylinder enclosing the inhomogeneity, at constant frequency.


Green Function Layer Potential Wire Rope Finite Depth Single Layer Potential 
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  • Musaru Ikehata
  • George N. Makrakis
  • Gen Nakamura

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