Other ID: ABSS Target Cal April 10
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Coastal Research Lab, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), Woods Hole, Massachusetts, United States, North America;
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.