Isis — Versatile Sonar Data Acquisition

  • Laura Jean Penvenne
  • John Penvenne
Part of the The Springer Series in Underwater Archaeology book series (SSUA)


Side-scan sonar has been successfully employed as a search and survey tool since the early 1960s. Today, side-scan sonar is used for geophysical, environmental, hydrographic, and limnological studies and mine countermeasures. As sonar interpretation traditionally has been left to sonar experts, efficient real-time decision-making in situations where an expert is not available has been impeded.


Beam Pattern Isis System Sidescan Sonar Multibeam Bathymetry Mass Storage Device 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1998

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  • Laura Jean Penvenne
  • John Penvenne

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