Technology and Applications of Autonomous Underwater Vehicles

  • CRC Press
  • 2002
  • 368
  • eng
  • 1
  • 9781134417728

The oceans are a hostile environment, and gathering information on deep-sea life and the seabed is incredibly difficult. Autonomous underwater vehicles are robot submarines that are revolutionizing the way in which researchers and industry obtain data. Advances in technology have resulted in capable vehicles that have made new discoveries on how th