Transducer Needs for Oceanography

  • R. Person
Conference paper


Acoustical devices are commonly used in oceanography to investigate the oceans. Transducer requirements are overviewed for various applications such as acoustical tomography, subsurface drifting, floats tracking, remote sensing networks for seismic studies, multibeams echo-sounder, side scan sonar and fish detection. New developments are considered to improve these different instruments.


Sound Source Mooring Line Ocean Bottom Seismometer Travel Time Variation Operating Depth 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Person
    • 1
  1. 1.IFREMERPlouzaneFrance

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