Other ID: ABSS Target Cal April 10
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Marinna Martini
Information Specialist(s): Marinna Martini
Data Type(s): Sonar: Interferometric, Sonar: Multibeam, Environmental Data: CTD
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Preliminary exploration of methods required to perform an acoustic target calibration of acoustic systems such as the ADV, ABSS, or PCADP.
Start Date: 2010-04-26
End Date: 2010-04-30
Equipment Used: SWATHplus-M 234 kHz, SBE 37 Microcat CTD
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: One week spent at the WHOI Coastal Research Lab building in the tank there using a tungsten carbide target to map the beams of the transducers for Aquascat #17 and record background signal in the tank.
Notes: 04/19/10 This data source was changed from field activity to lab work by amo for M. Martini.
Coastal Research Lab, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), Woods Hole, Massachusetts, United States, North America;