Acoustics

Tools & Technology

Multibeam Bathymetry

Multibeam Bathymetry

Using a swath of sound to map the seafloor

ADCP

Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler (ADCP)

Scientists use the ADCP to measure how fast water is moving across an entire water column.

Source: Ocean Instruments
Acoustics

Autonomous Hydrophone Array (AHA)

Hydrophones “hear” and record sound waves in the ocean.

Sonar Single Beam

Sonar Single Beam

Mapping the ocean floor with echo sounding

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