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Steven R. Baker
Associate Professor of Physics
Ph.D. Physics, UCLA, 1985

Dr. Baker joined the faculty of NPS in 1985.  His research has focused on sonar transducer performance monitoring and modeling, sonar array performance prediction, the acoustic properties of fluid-filled porous media, structural vibrations, helicopter aural detection, and the development of a seismo-acoustic sonar for buried mine detection.  Prof. Baker has served as advisor or co-advisor for more than 56 M.S. students. He is a member of the Acoustical Society of America.

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Steven R. Baker
Associate Professor
Mail Code: PH/Ba
Department of Physics
Graduate School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Monterey, CA 93943
Phone: 831-656-2732
Email: srbaker (at)
PhD - UCLA, 1986
BS - UCLA, 1975



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