Whale Heads, Magnetic Resonance Images, Ray Diagrams and Tiny Bubbles

  • R. Stuart Mackay
Part of the NATO ASI Science book series (NSSA, volume 156)


It has become common to make diagrams of the heads of toothed whales showing the paths of sound waves; this is more suitable in some cases than others. We will mention some limitations, give some observations made since the last of these meetings, and conclude with methods for further study.


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© Plenum Press, New York 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Stuart Mackay
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  1. 1.Boston University and San Francisco State UniversitySan FranciscoUSA

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