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Amy Quinn
Student
Bristol University, United Kingdom, Joined Oct 1999, 2

Amy Quinn

Student
Bristol University,
United Kingdom,
Joined Oct 1999
2
03:07 Jul-14-1999
Huygens Principle

I am trying to locate a book on Huygens' wavefront principles entitled
"The mathematical theory of Huygens' principle" 1953, London, Oxford University Press (1953) by B.B. Baker and E.T. Copson,

for use in modelling ultrasonic fields.

If anyone knows how I could get hold of this book (I've tried searching my local universities library net service, BIDS, to no avail) or alternatively has any experience in modelling ultrasound pressure fields, especially through layered systems, and can provide me with any other useful material (Not the history of Mr Huygens, please)I would be very appreciative if they could contact me. Thanks


    
 
 
Robert (Rocky) A. Day
Engineering
Milky Way Jewels, USA, Joined Nov 1998, 40

Robert (Rocky) A. Day

Engineering
Milky Way Jewels,
USA,
Joined Nov 1998
40
08:37 Jul-14-1999
Re: Huygens Principle
Although not specific to Huygens, a good reference is L. Brekhovskikh & O. Godin's 'Acoustics of Layered Media II' which covers such modelling with greater rigor than Huygens.

Regards,
Robert (Rocky) A. Day
Second Sound
Ultrasonic Systems
904 Cortland Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 641-4947
Fax: (415) 641-5502

: I am trying to locate a book on Huygens' wavefront principles entitled
: "The mathematical theory of Huygens' principle" 1953, London, Oxford University Press (1953) by B.B. Baker and E.T. Copson,

: for use in modelling ultrasonic fields.

: If anyone knows how I could get hold of this book (I've tried searching my local universities library net service, BIDS, to no avail) or alternatively has any experience in modelling ultrasound pressure fields, especially through layered systems, and can provide me with any other useful material (Not the history of Mr Huygens, please)I would be very appreciative if they could contact me. Thanks




    
 
 
Tadahiro Nomura
Tadahiro Nomura
03:02 Jul-16-1999
Re: Huygens Principle
: : I am trying to locate a book on Huygens' wavefront principles entitled
: : "The mathematical theory of Huygens' principle" 1953, London, Oxford University Press (1953) by B.B. Baker and E.T. Copson,

: : for use in modelling ultrasonic fields.

: : If anyone knows how I could get hold of this book (I've tried searching my local universities library net service, BIDS, to no avail) or alternatively has any experience in modelling ultrasound pressure fields, especially through layered systems, and can provide me with any other useful material (Not the history of Mr Huygens, please)I would be very appreciative if they could contact me. Thanks


You can find it on www.amazon.com.
" mathematical theory of Huygens' principle" ISBN code is 0828403295.

Tadahiro Nomura
http://www.tokimec.co.jp/ENGLISH/index.html


    
 
 
cj federico
cj federico
04:27 Mar-20-2000
Re: Huygens Principle
: I am trying to locate a book on Huygens' wavefront principles entitled
: "The mathematical theory of Huygens' principle" 1953, London, Oxford University Press (1953) by B.B. Baker and E.T. Copson,

: for use in modelling ultrasonic fields.

: If anyone knows how I could get hold of this book (I've tried searching my local universities library net service, BIDS, to no avail) or alternatively has any experience in modelling ultrasound pressure fields, especially through layered systems, and can provide me with any other useful material (Not the history of Mr Huygens, please)I would be very appreciative if they could contact me. Thanks




    
 
 

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