SpeedOfSoundSeaWaterWilson: Calculation of speed of sound in sea water from Wilson 1960

Description Usage Arguments Value Author(s) Source References Examples

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Description

Returns the speed of sound in sea water from Wilson 1960

Usage

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SpeedOfSoundSeaWaterWilson(temperatureC, S, P)

Arguments

temperatureC,

temperature from -4C to 30C

S,

salinity from 0 to 37 per 1000

P,

hydrostatic pressure from 0.1 MPa to 100 MPa

Value

the speed of sound

Author(s)

Jose Gama

Source

N. N. Andreyev Acoustics Institute, 2015 The speed of sound in sea water http://www.akin.ru/spravka_eng/s_i_svel_e.htm

References

Wilson W D, 1960 Equation for the speed of sound in sea water J. Acoust. Soc. Amer., vol.32, N 10, p. 1357

Examples

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