Accession Number:

ADA317689

Title:

High-Resolution Benthic Acoustic Measurement System.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE APPLIED PHYSICS LAB

Report Date:

1996-10-30

Pagination or Media Count:

3.0

Abstract:

A new sonar system has been constructed and successfully fielded. The system, designated as the Accelerated Benthic Acoustic Measurement System XBAMS, is an autonomous, bottom mounted, circularly scanning sonar that permits remote observation of benthic biological and physical processes over a large area 100 m diameter circle and long times weeks to months in the littoral zone.

Subject Categories:

  • Acoustic Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE