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Platform: AUVS > Autonomous Underwater Vehicles
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Description
Self powered systems designed for oceanographic research that operate without a
physical connection to the surface. These platforms use extremley modest energy
requirements using changes in buoyancy for thrust coupled with a stable,
low-drag, hydrodynamic shape. For further description see
http://marine.rutgers.edu/cool/glider/webpage/tutorialGlider.html.
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