By Jacques Yves Guigné,Philippe Blondel
Offshore drilling and structures require specific wisdom of the geophysical homes of the seabed and sub-seabed, as unforeseen items can decelerate or halt tasks. This e-book offers the state of the art in acoustic exploration of the seabed and sub-seabed, from preliminary designs within the Eighties to advertisement contracting and operation of the Acoustic Corer™ within the final decade. The Acoustic Corer™ is a high-definition advertisement acoustic sub-bottom imaging procedure, generating an “acoustic middle” inside of which sub-seabed sedimentary features and discrete buried gadgets greater than 1/2 m may be pointed out and mapped. It uses the leading edge JYG-cross layout, encouraged by way of seismic mirrored image and makes use of artificial Aperture Sonar (SAS) multi-angle scattering in and in the seabed to convey remarkable imagery. This e-book was once written via the inventor of those strategies, a recognized professional in seabed acoustics, with aid from an skilled educational and writer. it truly is meant at the beginning as a “how-to” consultant for offshore industries taking a look at thoughts to make the install of other varieties of constructions secure and efficient.
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Acoustic Investigation of Complex Seabeds (SpringerBriefs in Oceanography) by Jacques Yves Guigné,Philippe Blondel