15 October 1993 Ocean acoustic source localization via Bayesian inversion
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In this article we examine time evolution of the a posteriori probability distribution for the source location in an elementary passive sonar model. The approach employs Bayesian inversion to obtain the a posteriori distributions. The resulting multimodal distributions reflect the nonlinear relationship between source location and array output. This probabilistic approach allows us to include a priori information, utilize ocean acoustic modeling, and make direct use of increased data integration time.
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Richard Pitre, Nolan R. Davis, "Ocean acoustic source localization via Bayesian inversion", Proc. SPIE 1960, Automatic Object Recognition III, (15 October 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.160602; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.160602
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