Remote sensing is the process of detecting and monitoring the physical characteristics of an area by measuring its reflected and emitted radiation at a distance from the targeted area utilizing special cameras that collect remotely sensed images.
Laser scan of German submarine that sank over 70 years ago. A laser scan shows a 1942 sunken German submarine off the coast of North Carolina resting in 700 feet of water, entombing dozens of German sailors.
2G Robotics Laser Scanner Documenting Previously Unseen WWII German U-boat
Multibeam data to guide our dives
The Multibeam system is crucial for mapping the seabed for the scientists and also the submersibles. It has never been done on such a small craft before!