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Propagation of sound waves in the atmosphere

Gutenberg, B. (1942) Propagation of sound waves in the atmosphere. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 14 (2). pp. 151-155. ISSN 0001-4966. doi:10.1121/1.1916211.

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The effect of humidity on the velocity of sound waves is investigated (Eq. (5), Table I). The radius of curvature for a ray of sound which is propagated in the direction of the wind is given [Eq. (13)] and discussed. The amplitudes of sound waves as a function of the distance are given [Eq. (17)], and the relative importance of the quantities involved is discussed.

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