Accession Number : AD0711326

Title :   UNITED STATES COAST GUARD OCEANOGRAPHIC SENSOR STUDY. VOLUME IV. THE FORMATTING AND TRANSMISSION OF DATA FROM OCEANOGRAPHIC SENSORS.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. on Task 3,

Corporate Author : TEXAS INSTRUMENTS INC DALLAS SERVICES GROUP

Personal Author(s) : Daniel,Wilton J. , Jr. ; Yeargan,Jerry R.

Report Date : 21 MAY 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 165

Abstract : The report examines the problem of transmitting oceanographic data from underwater sensors to a variety of surface platforms as constrained by operational requirements set forth by the United States Coast Guard. Recommendations concerning a system to meet these requirements are made. The report also examines the formats necessary to convey the information collected from the platforms to users of both perishable and archived data. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DETECTORS, *DATA TRANSMISSION SYSTEMS), (*OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, DETECTORS), (*METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, DETECTORS), DATA PROCESSING, SIGNAL-TO-NOISE RATIO, AMPLITUDE MODULATION, BANDWIDTH, MULTIPLEXING, STABILIZED PLATFORMS, BUOYS, UNDERWATER, STATE-OF-THE-ART REVIEWS, TABLES(DATA), COAST GUARD RESEARCH

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE