Lab-generated data 2010-022-LW

Identifier 2010-022-LW
Alternate names ABSS Target Cal April 10
Purpose Preliminary exploration of methods required to perform an acoustic target calibration of acoustic systems such as the ADV, ABSS, or PCADP.
Location Coastal Research Lab, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), Woods Hole, Massachusetts, United States, North America;
Summary 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.
Comments 04/19/10 This data source was changed from field activity to lab work by amo for M. Martini. Project = National Community Sediment Transport Modeling: Scientific Investigations Report (SIR), National Community Sediment Transport Modeling: Scientific Investigations Report (SIR)
Start (port not specified) 2010-04-26
End (port not specified) 2010-04-30
West -70.6805
East -70.56519
North 41.58874
South 41.52297


384 Woods Hole Road
Quissett Campus
Woods Hole, MA02543-1598
(508) 548-8700
Principal investigators Marinna A Martini
Crew members
Information specialist(s)
Marinna A Martini
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Sonar, Environmental Data
Data type: Interferometric, Multibeam, CTD

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
SEA SWATHplus-M 234 kHz Interferometric (no data reported)
SBE 37 Microcat CTD CTD (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity