Accession Number:

ADA523750

Title:

Seafloor Reconnaissance Surveys and Change Monitoring Using a Small AUV and a Small ROV. The Role of Bottom Variability in Mine Burial Detection

Descriptive Note:

Research rept.

Corporate Author:

HAWAII UNIV HONOLULU INST OF GEOPHYSICS AND PLANETOLOGY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2006-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

Objectives during the past year were to 1 edit a special issue of the IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering devoted to the MBP program, 2 adapt custom sidescan sonar software used by the Hawaii Mapping Research Group HMRG for use with REMUS data, 3 carry on a time series of sidescan surveys off Kakaako Oahu around the Kilo Nalu Cabled Reef Observatory, and 4 use our sidescan system and ROV to look for unexploded ordnance in Hawaiian coastal waters.

Subject Categories:

  • Acoustic Detection and Detectors
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE