autonomous underwater vehicle

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autonomous underwater vehicle:

see submersiblesubmersible,
small, mobile undersea research vessel capable of functioning in the ocean depths. Development of a great variety of submersibles during the later 1950s and 1960s came about as a result of improved technology and in response to a demonstrated need for the capability
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autonomous underwater vehicle

[ȯ¦tän·ə·məs ‚ən·dər‚wȯd·ər ′vē·ə·kəl]
A crewless, untethered submersible which operates independent of direct human control. Abbreviated AUV.
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On the use of adaptive / integral actions for six-degrees-of-freedom control of autonomous underwater vehicles, IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering, Vol.
The autonomous underwater vehicles are complex technical systems which safety and reliable operation deserves particular attention.
Procurement Lot 1: Autonomous Underwater Vehicle for Shares Mcm- 2 Cpl.
The purpose of this Invitation to Tender is to request tenders on a glider autonomous underwater vehicle, including scientific sensors, spare parts kit for the first year of operations and basic training.
The increasing demand for unmanned vehicles such as unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), remotely operated vehicle (ROV), and autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) is driving the inertial navigation system market.
This robot which is essentially an autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) is ready for applications, as it can be programmed to perform specific functions, for example, for underwater archaeology such as exploring nooks and corners of wreckage-or sunken city which are difficult for divers or traditional AUVs to access.
The vessel is equipped with a Kongsberg HUGIN 4500 autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) which will be used to scan those portions of the search area that cannot be searched effectively by the equipment on other vessels.
Hafmynd, located near Reykjavik, Iceland, designs and manufactures the Gavia[TM], an autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) that is capable of carrying out complex survey missions for commercial, scientific and defense applications.
A glider is an autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) driven by a buoyancy engine capable of long-term deployment for measuring oceanographic parameters.
Contract notice: Provision of an autonomous underwater vehicle (auv).
Webb Research adds autonomous underwater vehicle systems to Teledyne Marine's portfolio of marine electronic subsystems, including acoustic modems, acoustic and inertial navigation systems, acoustic Doppler current profilers and subsea electrical and optical interconnect solutions.

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