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Kevin B Smith

Chair
Physics
Graduate School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Phone: (831) 656-2896
NPS Experience
  • 2008 - current: Professor
  • 2000 - 2008: Associate Professor
  • 1995 - 2000: Assistant Professor
Other Experience
  • 2010 - 2012 Director, NPS - National Capital Region, Naval Postgraduate School
  • 2008 - 2010 Director of Outreach, East Coast, Naval Postgraduate School
  • 2008 - 2018 DL Program Manager, Engineering Acoustics Academic Committee
  • 2006 - 2008 Visiting Professor, Sensors and SONAR Systems Department, Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Newport, RI
  • 1995 - 1996 Research Scientist/Consultant, EOS Research Assoc., Monterey, CA
  • 1992 - 1994 Postdoctoral Researcher, Marine Physical Laboratory, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD, La Jolla, CA
  • 1991 - 1992 Postdoctoral Research Associate, Applied Marine Physics, RSMAS, University of Miami, Miami, FL
  • 1990 - 1992 Research Scientist/Computer Modeler, Daubin Systems, Inc. (a.k.a. MAC Systems, Inc.), Miami, FL
  • 1988 - 1991 Graduate Research Assistant, Applied Marine Physics, RSMAS, University of Miami, Miami, FL
Research Interests
All areas of SONAR system development and underwater acoustic propagation, specifically including the following areas: acoustic vector sensors and their utilization in current sonar systems, shallow water propagation and acoustic variability, especially as it relates to sonar processing; the impact of small-scale fluctuations on high-frequency problems (e.g., underwater communications, mine-hunting, etc.); time-reversal acoustics and its utilization in current sonar systems; long range propagation and the effects of ocean variability, specifically as it relates to three-dimensional propagation effects; interactions with sediment and sub-sediment bottom structures; matched-field processing and broadband transient localization in shallow water; and general improvements in acoustic modeling as an aid to data analysis.
Teaching Interests
All aspects of general physics and advanced courses on underwater acoustics.

Awards

  • 2010 - Fellow, Acoustical Society of America
  • 2000 - Instructional Recognition Award, Undersea Warfare Academic Group
  • 2000 - Research Recognition Award, Department of Physics
  • 1992 - Marine Physical Laboratory Postdoctoral Fellowship, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, Univ of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA

Boards, Memberships, & Certifications

Professional Memberships
  • 1990 Fellow, Acoustical Society of America

Scholarly Work

Publications
  • Book
  • Smith, K. B., & Tolstoy, A, (2001). Shallow Water Acoustic Modeling (Swam’99)
  • Book Chapter
  • Brown, M. G., Tappert, F. D., Goni, G. J., & Smith, K. B, (1991). Chaos in underwater acoustics. Ocean Variability & Acoustic Propagation (pp. 139–160). Springer.
  • Conference Proceeding
  • Leary, P., Dobrokhodov, V. N., Smith, K. B., & Jones, K. D, (2018). A flexible, open-source DAQ for real-time multi-channel signal processing on autonomous platforms. Kobe Japan: OCEANS'18 MTS/IEEE, Kobe Japan, May 2018.
  • Leary, P., Dobrokhodov, V. N., Smith, K. B., & Jones, K. D, (2018). An affordable open-source DAQ system for real-time multi-channel acoustic signal processing. 3rd Australasian Conference on Wave Science, KOZWaves, February 2018.
  • Vio, R. P., Cristi, R., & Smith, K. B, (2017). UUV localization using acoustic communications, networking, and a priori knowledge of the ocean current.
  • Deal, T., & Smith, K. B, (2016). Modeling acoustic vector fields for inverse problems.
  • Vio, R. P., Cristi, R., & Smith, K. B, (2016). Near real-time improved UUV positioning through channel estimation-the Unscented Kalman Filter approach.
  • Moss, G. R., Deal, T., & Smith, K. B, (2015). Contributions to the intensity field in shallow water waveguides. Acoustical Society of America.
  • Moss, G., & Smith, K. B, (2015). FINITE ELEMENT SIMULATION OF THE AIR-WATER INTERFACE.
  • Smith, K. B., Thomson, D. J., & Hursky, P, (2014). An investigation into the bottom interface treatment in parabolic equation models utilizing split-step Fourier and finite-difference algorithms. Acoustical Society of America.
  • Smith, K. B., Kubisak, T., Upshaw, J. M., Martin, J. S., Trivett, D., & Traweek, C. M, (2014). Bearing estimation from vector sensor intensity processing for autonomous underwater gliders. Acoustical Society of America.
  • Nichols, B., Martin, J., Sabra, K., Trivett, D., & Smith, K. B, (2014). Coherent vector sensor processing for autonomous underwater glider networks. Acoustical Society of America.
  • Dossot, G., Smith, K. B., & Sullivan, E. J, (2014). Modeling the acoustic vector field to simulate glider-based acoustic processing methods. Acoustical Society of America.
  • Barton, R. J., Moss, G. R., Amaral, B. K., Dossot, G., & Smith, K. B, (2014). Underwater techniques to characterize the near scattered acoustic vector field. Acoustical Society of America.
  • Barton, R. J., Moss, G. R., & Smith, K. B, (2012). A comprehensive examination of the acoustic vector fields scattered by cylindrical bodies. Acoustical Society of America.
  • Kim, H., Potty, G. R., Miller, J. H., Smith, K. B., & Dossot, G, (2012). Long range propagation modeling of offshore wind turbine noise using finite element and parabolic equation models. Acoustical Society of America.
  • Barton, III, R. J., Moss, G. R., & Smith, K. B, (2011). Scattered acoustic intensity field measurements of a rigid motionless sphere and cylinder.
  • Song, A., Senne, J., Badiey, M., & Smith, K. B, (2011). Underwater acoustic communication channel simulation using parabolic equation.
  • Clark, C. A., & Smith, K. B, (2008). A full spectrum solution to wave propagation prediction.
  • Smith, K. B., Kouteas, S. D., & Therrien, C. W, (2002). Underwater Target Tracking Using Signal Subspace TDOA and Differential Doppler.
  • Smith, K. B., Larraza, A., & Kayali, B, (2001). Scale model analysis of full-duplex communications in an underwater acoustic channel.
  • Therrien, C., Kouteas, S., & Smith, K. B, (2000). Time delay estimation using a signal subspace model.
  • Journal Article
  • Dossot, G. A., Smith, K. B., Badiey, M., Miller, J. H., & Potty, G. R, (2019). Underwater acoustic energy fluctuations during strong internal wave activity using a three-dimensional parabolic equation model. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, (146), 1875-1887.
  • Deal, T. J., & Smith, K. B, (2017). Reciprocity relationships in vector acoustics and their application to vector field calculations. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 2(142), 523–529.
  • Aslan, M., Smith, K. B., & Moss, G, (2017). Sensitivity analysis of hybrid split-step Fourier/finite difference parabolic equation models. Journal of Computational Acoustics, .
  • Badiey, M., Song, A., & Smith, K. B, (2012). Coherent reflection from surface gravity water waves during reciprocal acoustic transmissions. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 4(132), EL290–EL295.
  • Smith, K. B, (2012). Field transformational approach to three-dimensional scattering from two-dimensional rough surfaces. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 6(131), EL441–EL447.
  • Senne, J., Song, A., Badiey, M., & Smith, K. B, (2012). Parabolic equation modeling of high frequency acoustic transmission with an evolving sea surface. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 3(132), 1311–1318.
  • Barton, R. J., Smith, K. B., & Vincent, H. T, (2011). A characterization of the scattered acoustic intensity field in the resonance region for simple spheres. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 5(129), 2772–2784.
  • Senne, J. M., Song, A., Smith, K. B., & Badiey, M, (2011). An investigation of the effects of rough seas and bubble injections on high frequency propagation using a parabolic equation method. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 4(130), 2530–2530.
  • Verheijen, E., Jabben, J., Schreurs, E., Smith, K. B., & other, (2011). Impact of wind turbine noise in the Netherlands. Noise and Health, 55(13), 459.
  • Dossot, G. A., Miller, J. H., Potty, G. R., Smith, K. B., Badiey, M., & Lynch, J. F, (2011). Three dimensional parabolic equation modeling of acoustic intensity fluctuations due to internal wave phenomena. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 4(129), 2457–2457.
  • Smith, K. B., Badiey, M., & Senne, J, (2011). Three-dimensional surface scattering using a parabolic equation model. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 4(130), 2348–2348.
  • Barton, R. J., Dossot, G. A., & Smith, K. B, (2011). Variations in the active and reactive intensity components of the sound field due to nonlinear internal waves. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 4(130), 2556–2556.
  • Smith, K. B, (2010). Theory and Phenomenology of the Acoustic Vector Field..
  • Senne, J. M., Song, A., & Smith, K. B, (2010). Arrival structure variability of single-bounce paths for high-frequency transmissions during the experiment KAM08 (Kauai acoustics communications multidisciplinary research initative 2008). The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 3(127), 1787–1787.
  • Barton, III, R. J., Smith, K. B., & Vincent, III, H. T, (2010). Characterization of scattered acoustic intensity fields in the resonance region of a motionless rigid sphere. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 6(127), EL240–EL245.
  • Dossot, G. A., Miller, J. H., Potty, G. R., Smith, K. B., Lynch, J. F., Lin, Y., & Badiey, M, (2010). Intensity fluctuations dominated by horizontal refraction during a strong nonlinear internal wave event. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 4(128), 2333–2333.
  • Smith, K. B, (2010). Modeling the acoustic vector field using parabolic equation and normal mode models. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 3(127), 1819–1819.
  • Dossot, G. A., Miller, J. H., Potty, G. R., Lynch, J. F., Lin, Y., Badiey, M., & Smith, K. B, (2010). Three dimensional parabolic equation modeling of an internal wave event during Shallow Water 2006. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 3(127), 1786–1786.
  • Clark, C. A., & Smith, K. B, (2009). Full spectrum acoustic wave propagation prediction. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 4(125), 2704–2704.
  • Crocker, S. E., Miller, J. H., Smith, K. B., Hines, P. C., & Osler, J. C, (2009). Geoacoustic inversion using specific acoustic impedance. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 4(126), 2234–2234.
  • Dossot, G. A., Miller, J. H., Potty, G. R., Badiey, M., Lynch, J. F., Lin, Y., Newhall, A. E., & Smith, K. B, (2009). Modeling intensity fluctuations of acoustic transmissions from the Research Vessel Sharp during Shallow Water 2006. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 4(126), 2304–2304.
  • Clark, C. A., & Smith, K. B, (2008). An efficient normal mode solution to wave propagation prediction. Oceanic Engineering, IEEE Journal of, 4(33), 462–476.
  • Barton, III, R., & Smith, K. B, (2008). Characterization of the near scattered acoustic vector field. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 4(124), 2583–2583.
  • Smith, K. B., & Colosi, J. A, (2008). Effects of solitons on acoustic energy flow in three dimensions. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 5(123), 3942–3942.
  • Berrada, M., Meyer, M., Asch, M., Hermand, J., Smith, K. B., Taroudakis, M., & Papadakis, P, (2008). Efficient semi-automatic adjoint generation and its application for implementing acoustic particle velocity in geoacoustic inversion. Theoretical and Computational Acoustics, , 13–21.
  • Smith, K. B., Hermand, J., van Leijen, A Vincent, Taroudakis, M., & Papadakis, P, (2008). Estimation of sediment attenuation from measurements of the acoustic vector field. Theoretical and Computational Acoustics, , 31–38.
  • Hermand, J., & Smith, K. B, (2008). On the usefulness of waterborne measurement of particle velocity in geoacoustic inversion. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 5(123), 3439–3439.
  • Smith, K. B, (2008). Validating range-dependent, full-field models of the acoustic vector field in shallow water environments. Journal of Computational Acoustics, 04(16), 471–486.
  • Smith, K. B., Wolfson, M. A., & Leijen, A, (2007). Correction to attenuation treatment in the Monterey-Miami Parabolic Equation model..
  • Smith, K. B., & van Leijen, A Vincen, (2007). Steering vector sensor array elements with linear cardioids and nonlinear hippioids. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 1(122), 370–377.
  • Smith, K. B, (2006). Adjoint modeling with a split-step Fourier parabolic equation model. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 3(120), 1190–1191.
  • Smith, K. B., Richards, R. T., & Duckett, Jr, P. V, (2006). Comparative beamforming studies employing acoustic vector sensor data. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 5(119), 3446–3446.
  • van Leijen, A Vincent, Hermand, J., & Smith, K. B, (2006). Geoacoustic inversion based on both acoustic pressure and particle velocity. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 5.
  • Meyer, M., Hermand, J., & Smith, K. B, (2006). On the use of acoustic particle velocity fields in adjoint-based inversion. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 5(120), 3356–3356.
  • Smith, K. B., & Van Leijen, A Vincen, (2006). Steering vector sensor array elements with cardioids, hippopedes, and other beam shapes. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 5(120), 3049–3049.
  • Nickila, J. D., Smith, K. B., & Potty, G, (2005). Sediment layer perturbation influences on the frequency dependence of effective bottom attenuation. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 4(117), 2496–2496.
  • Nickila, J. D., Smith, K. B., & Potty, G, (2004). Environmental influences on the frequency dependence of effective bottom attenuation. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 5(115), 2400–2400.
  • Smith, K. B., & Eroglu, O, (2004). Influence of small-scale turbulent fluctuations on direct-path coherence from 4 to 20 kHz. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 4(116), 2577–2577.
  • Ead, R., Smith, K. B., & Badiey, M, (2004). Numerical investigation of rough surface scattering in a fetch-limited environment using a parabolic equation model. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 5(115), 2551–2551.
  • Smith, K. B., & Ead, R, (2003). Computing rough surface Doppler effects on broadband pulse propagation using a split-step Fourier parabolic equation model. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 4(113), 2185–2186.
  • Smith, K. B., Abrantes, A. A., & Larraza, A, (2003). Examination of time-reversal acoustics in shallow water and applications to noncoherent underwater communications. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 6(113), 3095–3110.
  • Heinemann, M., Larraza, A., & Smith, K. B, (2003). Experimental studies of applications of time-reversal acoustics to noncoherent underwater communications. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 6(113), 3111–3116.
  • Heinemann, M., Larraza, A., & Smith, K. B, (2002). Acoustic communications in an enclosure using single-channel time-reversal acoustics. Applied physics letters, 4(80), 694–696.
  • Tappert, F., Smith, K. B., & Wolfson, M, (2002). Analysis of the split-step Fourier algorithm for the solution of parabolic wave equations. Theoretical and Computational Acoustics 2001: Beijing, China, 21-25 May 2001, , 75.
  • Smith, K. B, (2002). Computing the Influence of Doppler Due to Source/Receiver Motion in a Parabolic Equation Model. Journal of Computational Acoustics, 03(10), 295–309.
  • Nickila, J. D., & Smith, K. B, (2002). Environmental influences on the frequency dependence of effective bottom attenuation. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 5(112), 2310–2310.
  • Smith, K. B., Miller, C. W., D’Agostino, A. F., Sperry, B., Miller, J. H., & Potty, G. R, (2002). Three-dimensional propagation effects near the mid-Atlantic Bight shelf break (L) The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 2(112), 373–376.
  • Smith, K. B., Kouteas, S. D., & Therrien, C. W, (2002). Underwater Target Tracking Using Signal Subspace TDOA and Differential Dopple. Annual Conference of the Australian Acoustical Society, .
  • Larraza, A., Rice, J., Smith, K. B., Xie, G. G., & Gibson, J. H, (2002). On the Impacts and Benefits of Implementing Full-duplex Communications Links in an Underwater Acoustic Network..
  • Smith, K. B, (2001). Convergence, stability, and variability of shallow water acoustic predictions using a split-step Fourier parabolic equation model. Journal of Computational Acoustics, 01(9), 243–285.
  • Shipley, M. N., Stokely, J., Smith, K. B., & Larraza, A, (2001). Laboratory experiments of time reversed acoustics applied to sonar in shallow water waveguides. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 5(110), 2708–2708.
  • Smith, K. B., Li, L., Lee, B., & Kao, H, (2001). Sediment interface and volume reverberation modeling with the parabolic approximation. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 5(110), 2743–2743.
  • Tolstoy, A., Smith, K. B., & Maltsev, N, (2001). The SWAM’99 workshop—An overview. Journal of Computational Acoustics, 01(9), 1–16.
  • Potty, G. R., Miller, J. H., Lynch, J. F., & Smith, K. B, (2000). Tomographic inversion for sediment parameters in shallow water. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 3(108), 973–986.
  • Smith, K. B, (1999). A three-dimensional propagation algorithm using finite azimuthal aperture. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 6(106), 3231–3239.
  • Abrantes, A. A., Smith, K. B., & Larraza, A, (1999). Examination of time-reversal acoustics and applications to underwater communications. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 2(105), 1364–1364.
  • Smith, K. B., & Tappert, F. D, (1999). Horizontal refraction and the uncoupled azimuth approximation. Proceedings of the 6th International Congress on Sound and Vibration, , 759–766.
  • Smith, K. B., & Cushman, E, (1998). A comparison of quasi-continuous wave and broadband travel time techniques in the prediction of long-range reverberation. Oceanographic Literature Review, 45(1), 160.
  • Smith, A. R., & Smith, K. B, (1998). Mode functions for the wide-angle approximation to the parabolic equation. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 2(103), 814–821.
  • Smith, K. B, (1998). Three-dimensional propagation effects: Modeling, observations, and suggested benchmark cases. J. Acoust. Soc. Am, (103), 2989.
  • Smith, K. B., & Cushman, E. B, (1997). A comparison of quasi-continuous wave and broadband travel time techniques in the prediction of long-range reverberation. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 4(102), 2063–2071.
  • Chiu, C., Smith, K. B., Lynch, J. F., Gawarkiewicz, G. G., Pickart, R. S., Sperry, B., Miller, J. H., & Robinson, A. R, (1997). Measurement and analysis of the propagation of sound from the continental slope to the continental shelf. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 5(102), 3143–3143.
  • Smith, K. B., Brune, J., & Chiu, C, (1997). On the use of signal autocorrelation matching in localization algorithms. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 5(102), 3192–3192.
  • Lynch, J., Gawarkiewicz, G., Chiu, C., Pickart, R., Miller, J., Smith, K. B., Robinson, A., Brink, K., Beardsley, R., Sperry, B., & other, (1997). Shelfbreak PRIMER-An integrated acoustic and oceanographic field study in the mid-Atlantic Bight. Shallow-Water Acoustics, , 205–212.
  • Gawarkiewicz, G., Pickart, R., Lynch, J. F., Chiu, C., Smith, K. B., & Miller, J. H, (1997). The shelfbreak front primer experiment. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 5(101), 3016–3016.
  • Smith, K. B., Chiu, C., Miller, J. H., Lynch, J. F., & Gawarkiewicz, G. G, (1997). Three-dimensional propagation effects near the Mid-Atlantic Bight. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 5(102), 3143–3143.
  • Smith, K. B, (1996). Bottom interactions of pulse propagation and corresponding real-time reverberation. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 4(99), 2552–2574.
  • Smith, A., Smith, K. B., & Chiu, C, (1996). Effects of Ocean Mesoscale Features on Adiabatic Mode Travel Times. Proceedings of the Third European Conference onUnderwater Acoustics, edited by J. S. Papadakis,(Crete University Press, Heraklion), , 297–302.
  • Smith, K. B., Hodgkiss, W. S., & Tappert, F. D, (1996). Propagation and analysis issues in the prediction of long-range reverberation. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 3(99), 1387–1404.
  • Smith, K. B., & Chiu, C, (1996). Three-dimensional effects on broadband pulse propagation near the mid-Atlantic Bight. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 4(100), 2737–2737.
  • Smith, K. B., Hodgkiss, W. S., & Tappert, F. D, (1995). Effects of azimuthal coupling on bistatic reverberation. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 5(97), 3386–3386.
  • Smith, K. B., & Hodgkiss, W. S, (1994). Analysis of North Atlantic bottom reverberation and examination of broadband effects. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 5(95), 2826–2826.
  • Smith, K. B., & Hodgkiss, W, (1994). Bistatic bottom scattering observed by seafloor vertical arrays during the July 1993 ARSRP bottom reverberation experiment. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 5(96), 3328–3328.
  • Smith, K. B., Tappert, F. D., & Hodgkiss, W. S, (1993). Comparison of UMPE/PEREV bistatic reverberation predictions with observations in the ARSRP Natural Lab. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 3(94), 1766–1766.
  • Smith, K. B., & Tappert, F. D, (1993). FastPE, SlowPE, YourPE, MiPE: What are the Real Issues? PE WORKSHOP II, , 249.
  • Smith, K. B., D’Spain, G., & Hodgkiss, W, (1993). Modeling acoustic particle velocity in range-dependent environments with a parabolic equation code. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 3(94), 1885–1885.
  • Smith, K. B., & Tappert, F. D, (1993). The University of Miami parabolic equation model. MPL Tech. Memor, 432.
  • Smith, K. B, (1993). The University of Miami Parabolic Equation Model Version 1.1. MPL Tech. Memo., (432).
  • Smith, K. B., Brown, M. G., & Tappert, F. D, (1992). Acoustic ray chaos induced by mesoscale ocean structure. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 4(91), 1950–1959.
  • Smith, K. B, (1992). Broadband PE propagation through mesoscale perturbations. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 4(92), 2327–2327.
  • Smith, K. B., & Tappert, F. D, (1992). Multiple precursors due to leaky head waves. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 4(92), 2373–2373.
  • Smith, K. B., Brown, M. G., & Tappert, F. D, (1992). Ray chaos in underwater acoustics. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 4(91), 1939–1949.
  • Smith, K. B, (1991). Classical Chaos in Mesoscale Ocean Dynamics: Lateral Stirring and Geometric Acoustics..
  • Tappert, F., & Smith, K. B, (1991). Head-wave effects on bottom reverberation and scattering strength in shallow water. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 4(90), 2277–2278.
  • Brown, M. G., & Smith, K. B, (1991). Ocean stirring and chaotic low-order dynamics. Physics of Fluids A: Fluid Dynamics (1989-1993), 5(3), 1186–1192.
  • Brown, M. G., & Smith, K. B, (1990). Are SOFAR float trajectories chaotic? Journal of Physical Oceanography, 1(20), 139–149.
  • Brown, M. G., Smith, K. B., & Tappert, F. D, (1990). Sound ray chaos induced by oceanic internal waves and mesoscale structure. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, S1(87), S55–S55.
  • Meeting Abstract
  • Smith, K. B, (2017). A higher-order approximation to a hybrid parabolic equation approach for density discontinuities.
  • Aslan, M., & Smith, K. B, (2016). Examination of rough surface scattering from water/air interface using hybrid parabolic equation model.
  • Smith, K. B., Aslan, M., & Moss, G, (2016). Model validation of rough surface scattering at a water/air interface using a hybrid parabolic equation model.
  • Patent
  • Barton, III, R. J., & Smith, K. B, (2014). Resolution analysis using vector components of a scattered acoustic intensity field.
  • Technical Report
  • Smith, K. B, (2015). Studies of the Vector Field in Shallow Water and in the Presence of 3-D Variability.
  • Hermsdorfer, K., Wang, Q., Lind, D., Yamaguchi, R., Kalogiros, J., & Smith, K. B, (2014). Environmental Data Collection Using Autonomous Wave Gliders (Briefing Charts)
  • Smith, K. B, (2014). Analysis of 3-D Propagation Effects Due to Environmental Variability.
  • Smith, K. B, (2013). Analysis of 3-D Propagation Effects Due to Boundary and Volumetric Environmental Variability.
  • Smith, K. B, (2012). Numerical Modeling of 3-D Environmental Variability.
  • Smith, K. B, (2011). Numerical Modeling Efforts in Support of 3-D Environmental Variability and Acoustic Vector Field Studies.
  • Smith, K. B., & Crocker, S. E, (2009). Acoustic Inversion and 3-D Studies Employing Acoustic Vector Sensors in Shallow Water.
  • Hermand, J., & Smith, K. B, (2008). Environmental Assessment and Inversion Studies Based on Features of the Acoustic Vector Field in Shallow Water.
  • Smith, K. B, (2007). Comparative Beamforming and Acoustic Inversion Studies Employing Acoustic Vector Data in Shallow Water.
  • Smith, K. B, (2006). Numerical Studies of Acoustic Particle Velocity and Acoustic Variability with a SSF/PE Model.
  • Smith, K. B, (2005). Numerical Studies of Acoustic Particle Velocity, Acoustic Variability with a SSF/PE Model, and 3-D Effects of an Improved 2-D Acoustic Ray Algorithm.
  • Smith, K. B, (2003). Perturbation Modeling and Data Analysis in ASIAEX.
  • Karpi, S., Smith, K. B., Ramp, S., & Dahl, P. H, (2002). Direct path fluctuations due to shallow water volume variability.
  • Smith, K. B., & Nickila, J. D, (2002). Frequency dependence of effective bottom attenuation due to environmental variability.
  • Gibson, J. H., Larraza, A., Rice, J., Smith, K. B., & Xie, G. G, (2002). On the impacts and benefits of implementing full-duplex communications links in an underwater acoustic network.
  • Smith, K. B, (2001). Reverberation Modeling and Data Analysis in ASIAEX.
  • Smith, K. B, (1999). 3D Propagation and Geoacoustic Inversion Studies in the Mid-Atlantic Bight.
  • Tolstoy, A., & Smith, K. B, (1999). First Report on SWAM99 Workshop.
  • Smith, K. B, (1998). An Examination of 3D Environmental Variability on Broadband Acoustic Propagation Near the Mid-Atlantic Bight.
  • Smith, K. B, (1997). An Examination of 3D, Broadband Acoustic Propagation Physics in a Littoral Ocean Environment-an Extension to an ONR Primer Field Study in the Mid-Atlantic Bight.
  • Smith, K. B, (1997). Bottom Reverberation Data Analysis and Propagation Modeling of Complex Multipaths.
  • Smith, K. B., & Tappert, F. D, (1993). UMPE: The University of Miami Parabolic Equation Model. Version 1.0.
Presentations
  • Oral Presentation
  • Smith, K. B. (Author & Presenter), Deal, T. J. (Author), Leary, P. (Author), Seda, S. (Author), Carpenter, B. (Author), & Laksana, F. (Author), 176th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, "Vector Field Observations Near the Continental Slope off Big Sur, California". (December 1, 2018).
  • Leary, P. (Author & Presenter), Dobrokhodov, V. N. (Author), Jones, K. D. (Author), & Smith, K. B. (Author), 176th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, "Embedded real-time processing of acoustic vector sensors using a lightweight open-source microcontroller". (December 1, 2018).