buoy sensor

buoy sensor

[′bȯi ‚sen·sər]
(engineering acoustics)
A hydrophone used as a sensor in buoy projects; some hydrophone arrays are designed for telemetering.
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'So, instead of people going directly to the buoy to collect the data [on weather, etc.], it could be that there is one buoy sensor that will automatically collect the data from nearby nearby sensors, and the [buoy sensor collecting the data] will upload it to Diwata-2.
Together with the industrial subcontractor, we will optimize wave buoy sensor technology for extreme waves.
The Commander of the ship, Commander Jos Cabezas, referred to what this commission meant, stating that "the support we provide to the WHOI is important, given that the information obtained from the different buoy sensors allows us to understand best way all the meteorological and oceanographic phenomena that occur in the Pacific Ocean and its interaction with the environment.