Advances in Unmanned Marine Vehicles

Advances in Unmanned Marine Vehicles

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Unmanned marine vehicles (UMVs) is a collective term used to describe autonomous underwater vehicles, remotely operated vehicles, semi-submersibles, and unmanned surface craft. Considerable interest has been shown in UMVs by the military, civilian and scientific communities due to their ability to undertake designated missions whilst either operating autonomously and/or on co-operation with other types of vehicle. Increasing importance is also being placed on the design and development of such vehicles as they are capable of providing cost effective solutions to a number of littoral, coastal and offshore problems. This book draws attention to the advanced technology which is evolving to meet the challenges being posed in this exciting and growing field of study.The Trimble DGPS receiver AgGPS 122 was employed for the following tests of the surveying manoeuvres and of the ... 0.25m Voyage stage 5, propeller rpm: 800minaˆ’1 20m Voyage stage 0, propeller rpm: 0min aˆ’1 4m Voyage stage R5, anbsp;...

Title:Advances in Unmanned Marine Vehicles
Author:G.N. Roberts, R. Sutton
Publisher:IET - 2006


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