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The Sonar of Dolphins

By: W Au

278 pages, 237 figs, 14 tabs

Springer-Verlag

Hardback | Dec 1993 | #22817 | ISBN: 0387978356
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About this book

Combines anatomical, physiological, mathematical and engineering aspects of dolphin sonar.


Contents

Introduction; The Receiver System; Characteristics of the Receiver for Simple Signals; Characteristics of the Receiver for Complex Signals; The Sonar Signal Transmission System; Characteristics of the Transmission System; Characteristics of Dolphin Sonar Signals; Capabilities of the Active Sonar System; Biosonar Discrimination and Target Recognition; Biosonar Signal Processing Models; A Comparison Between the Sonar of Bats and Dolphins; A Road Map for Future Research

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