skip to content
The sonar of dolphins Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The sonar of dolphins

Author: Whitlow W L Au
Publisher: New York : Springer-Verlag, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

The extraordinary ability of dolphins to echolocate has fascinated scientists and the public since its discovery in the late 1950's. The author is an internationally-recognized expert on dolphin  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Au, Whitlow, W.L.
Sonar of dolphins.
New York : Springer-Verlag, ©1993
(OCoLC)805896074
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Whitlow W L Au
ISBN: 0387978356 9780387978352 3540978356 9783540978350
OCLC Number: 26158593
Description: xi, 277 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Receiving system --
Characteristics of the receiving system for simple signals --
Characteristics of the receiving system for complex signals --
Sonar signal transmission system --
Characteristics of the transmission system --
Characteristics of dolphin sonar signals --
Target detection capability of the active sonar system --
Biosonar discrimination, recognition, and classification --
Signal processing and signal processing models --
Comparison between the sonar of bats and dolphins --
Road map for future research.
Responsibility: Whitlow W.L. Au.
More information:

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/26158593> # The sonar of dolphins
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "26158593" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/28709340#Topic/sonar> ; # Sonar
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/901399> ; # Echolocation (Physiology)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/28709340#Topic/dolfijnen> ; # Dolfijnen
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/896510> ; # Dolphins--Physiology
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/599.53/e20/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1125790> ; # Sonar
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/28709340#Topic/echoorientierung> ; # Echoorientierung
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/28709340#Topic/dauphins_physiologie> ; # Dauphins--Physiologie
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/28709340#Topic/delfine> ; # Delfine
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/28709340#Topic/dolphins_physiology> ; # Dolphins--physiology
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/28709340#Topic/echolocation_physiologie> ; # Écholocation (physiologie)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/28709340#Topic/echolocation> ; # Echolocation
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1993" ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/28709340#Person/au_whitlow_w_l> ; # Whitlow W. L. Au
    schema:datePublished "1993" ;
    schema:description "Receiving system -- Characteristics of the receiving system for simple signals -- Characteristics of the receiving system for complex signals -- Sonar signal transmission system -- Characteristics of the transmission system -- Characteristics of dolphin sonar signals -- Target detection capability of the active sonar system -- Biosonar discrimination, recognition, and classification -- Signal processing and signal processing models -- Comparison between the sonar of bats and dolphins -- Road map for future research."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/28709340> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/805896074> ;
    schema:name "The sonar of dolphins"@en ;
    schema:productID "26158593" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/26158593#PublicationEvent/new_york_springer_verlag_1993> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/28709340#Agent/springer_verlag> ; # Springer-Verlag
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0815/92022696-t.html> ;
    schema:url <http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&local_base=BVB01&doc_number=004893304&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA> ;
    schema:url <http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780387978352.pdf> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780387978352> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9783540978350> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://d-nb.info/930774140> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9316663> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/26158593> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/28709340#Agent/springer_verlag> # Springer-Verlag
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Springer-Verlag" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/28709340#Person/au_whitlow_w_l> # Whitlow W. L. Au
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Au" ;
    schema:givenName "Whitlow W. L." ;
    schema:name "Whitlow W. L. Au" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/28709340#Topic/dauphins_physiologie> # Dauphins--Physiologie
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Dauphins--Physiologie"@en ;
    schema:name "Dauphins--Physiologie"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/28709340#Topic/dolphins_physiology> # Dolphins--physiology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85038890> ;
    schema:name "Dolphins--physiology"@en ;
    schema:name "Dolphins--Physiology"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/28709340#Topic/echolocation_physiologie> # Écholocation (physiologie)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Écholocation (physiologie)"@en ;
    schema:name "Écholocation (Physiologie)"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/28709340#Topic/echoorientierung> # Echoorientierung
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Echoorientierung"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1125790> # Sonar
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sonar"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/896510> # Dolphins--Physiology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Dolphins--Physiology"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/901399> # Echolocation (Physiology)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Echolocation (Physiology)"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780387978352>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0387978356" ;
    schema:isbn "9780387978352" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9783540978350>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "3540978356" ;
    schema:isbn "9783540978350" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/805896074>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Sonar of dolphins." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/26158593> ; # The sonar of dolphins
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.