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A learn of subject matters relating to acoustic emission/microseismic (AE/MS) job. It covers uncomplicated fabric behaviour, tension wave propagation, transducer layout and set up, digital instrumentation, information acquisition and research, and sign processing, in addition to functional purposes.

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4b illustrates the case for the P-wave component. In the far field situation a short segment of the wave front may be treated as if it were a plane wave. As the wave spreads out from its source the associated energy must be distributed over an area that increases as the radius of the cylindrical wave front (surface area = 2πrl). , ) and the energy per unit area is decreasing as the surface area increases, then due to geometric spreading only, the wave amplitude will fall off as 1/r1/2 namely: A=Ao/r1/2 (Eq.

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