March 2019 OES Beacon

From the Journal Editor’s Desk: IEEE Journal of Engineering Early Access Papers

Mandar Chitre, Journal Editor-in Chief

Congratulations to the authors of our most recently approved papers for the IEEE JOE. The following papers were published as Early Access papers online on IEEE Xplore and will appear in regular issues soon. You’ll find these papers now:

“Modelling Acoustical Pressure and Particle Acceleration Close to Marine Seismic Airguns and Airgun Arrays” by M. Prior; A. Duncan; H.O. Sertlek; M. Ainslie

“Buoy Analysis in a Point-Absorber Wave Energy Converter” by A. Ruezga; J. Cañedo

“Waveguide Invariant-Based Ranging and Receiver Localization Using Tonal Sources of Opportunity” by A. Young; H.A. Harms; G. Hickman; J. Rogers; J. Krolik

“Station Keeping Underwater Gliders using a Predictive Ocean Circulation Model and Applications to SWOT Calibration and Validation” by E. Clark; A. Branch; S. Chien; F. Mirza; J. Farrara; Y. Chao; D. Fratantoni; D. Aragon; O. Schofield; M. Flexas; A. Thompson

“Effects of the Rough Sea Surface on the Signature of a Single Airgun” by H.O. Sertlek; G. Blacquière

“Inverse Synthetic Aperture Sonar Imaging of Underwater Vehicles
Utilizing Three-Dimensional Rotations” by S. Sun; Y. Chen; L. Qiu; G. Zhang; C. Zhao

“Frequency-Time Domain Turbo Equalization for Underwater Acoustic Communications” by J. Xi; S. Yan; L. Xu; Z. Zhang; D. Zeng

“Comparison of Propagation Models for the Characterization of Sound Pressure Fields” by E. Küsel; M. Siderius

“Simulation Driven Optimization of Underwater Docking Station Design” by B. Page; N. Mahmoudian

“Vision-Based in situ Monitoring of Plankton Size Spectra Via a Convolutional Neural Network” by N. Wang; J. Yu; B. Yang; H. Zheng; B. Zheng

“High-Resolution Power Spectral Estimation Method Using Deconvolution” by W. Guo; S. Piao; T.C. Yang; J. Guo; K. Iqbal

“A Neural Network-Based Sensitivity Analysis Approach for Data-Driven Modeling of Ship Motion” by X. Cheng; G. Li; R. Skulstad; S. Chen; H.P. Hildre; H. Zhang

“Performance Prediction and Estimation for Underwater Target Detection Using Multi-Channel Sonar” by N.H. Klausner; M.R. Azimi-Sadjadi

“Characterisation of Piezoelectric Material Parameters Through a Global Optimisation Algorithm” by M. Wild; M. Bring; L. Hoff; K. Hjelmervik

“Offshore Underwater Image Restoration Using Reflection Decomposition Based Transmission Map Estimation” by M. Yang; A. Sowmya; W. Zhiquang; Z. Bing

“AUV Homing with a Single Range-Only Beacon” by J.R. Keane; A.L. Forrest; H. Johannsson; D. Battle

“Unit Circle Rectification of the Minimum Variance Distortionless Response Beamformer” by S. Tuladhar; J. Buck