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Maneuvering of the C-SCOUT AUV

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Curtis, T and Perrault, D and Williams, C and Bose, N, Maneuvering of the C-SCOUT AUV, Proceedings of the 26th American Towing Tank Conference, 23-24 July 2001, Glen Cove, New York, pp. 185-192. (2001) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]


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Abstract

In September of 1998, a collaborative effort between the Institute for Marine Dynamics (IMD) of the National Research Council of Canada and the Ocean Engineering Research Centre of Memorial University of Newfoundland began to design a streamlined AUV to serve as a testbed for IMD and graduate level research. This AUV, the C-SCOUT, is expected to serve as a test-bed to assist in the development of future control and propulsion systems, the testing of vehicle components, and as a general research and development tool for years to come. Future versions of C-SCOUT can be configured for a wide variety of missions including search and survey, under ice operations, iceberg profiling, oceanographic sampling, and mine detection and countermeasures.

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Item Type:Non Refereed Conference Paper
Research Division:Biological Sciences
Research Group:Ecology
Research Field:Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology)
Objective Division:Environment
Objective Group:Other Environment
Objective Field:Marine Oceanic Processes (excl. climate related)
Author:Bose, N (Professor Neil Bose)
ID Code:47461
Year Published:2001
Deposited By:Australian Maritime College
Deposited On:2007-09-15
Last Modified:2013-08-14
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