Tomographic Ocean Surveillance

  • A. Joseph Rockmore
Conference paper
Part of the NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (ASIC, volume 66)


Tomographic image reconstruction, a technique developed in the medical and other areas, could provide a new approach to ocean surveillance. The basic ideas of tomography are presented, with a description of how available measurements in sonar are appropriate for the technique. The ideas are applied to two germane problems: noise mapping and localization.


Acoustic Field Noise Mapping Underwater Acoustics Beamformer Output Array Beamformer 
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© D. Reidel Publishing Company 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Joseph Rockmore
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Systems Control, Inc.Palo AltoUSA
  2. 2.U.S. Naval Postgraduate School MontereyMontereyUSA

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