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By Woon Siong Gan

The know-how of acoustical imaging has complex quickly over the past sixty years, and now represents a worldly process utilized to quite a lot of fields together with non-destructive trying out, scientific imaging, underwater imaging and SONAR, and geophysical exploration. Acoustical Imaging: recommendations and functions for Engineers introduces the fundamental physics of acoustics and acoustical imaging, earlier than progressing to extra complex subject matters akin to 3D and 4D imaging, elasticity thought, gauge invariance estate of acoustic equation of movement and acoustic metamaterials. the writer attracts jointly different applied sciences in sonar, seismic and ultrasound imaging, highlighting the similarities among subject components and their universal underlying theory.

Key features:

  • Comprehensively covers the entire very important functions of acoustical imaging.
  • Introduces the gauge invariance estate of acoustic equation of movement, with purposes within the elastic constants of isotropic solids, time reversal acoustics, destructive refraction, double unfavourable acoustical metamaterial and acoustical cloaking.
  • Contains modern remedies on most modern theories of sound propagation in random media, together with statistical therapy and chaos theory.
  • Includes a bankruptcy dedicated to new acoustics in accordance with metamaterials, a box based via the writer, together with a brand new thought of elasticity and new conception of sound propagation in solids and fluids and great capability in numerous novel applications.

Covers the recent issues on acoustical imaging together with time reversal acoustics, adverse refraction and acoustical cloaking.

Acoustical Imaging: ideas and functions for Engineers is a complete reference on acoustical imaging and kinds a helpful source for engineers, researchers, senior undergraduate and graduate students.

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