Photos of the Day: Autonomous Underwater Vehicles Hunt Navy Mines
New sonar research being performed by the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) could improve the Navy’s ability to find sea mines deep under water. (U.S. Navy)
Torpedo-shaped autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) are used to map swaths of the sea floor with sonar sensors. (Daniel Cook)
Synthetic aperture sonar produced this image of a World War II airplane that crashed into the ocean. (Daniel Cook)
For more information, visit www.gtresearchnews.gatech.edu.