IEDA: Marine Geoscience Data System IEDA
NBP9801 Backscatter:Acoustic, Bathymetry:Swath
USAP:Funded
DIF Record: NBP9801
Processed Multibeam Sonar Data (version 2) from the Ross Sea acquired during Nathaniel B. Palmer expedition NBP9801 (1998)
This data set was acquired with a SeaBeam Instruments model 2112 multibeam sonar system during Nathaniel B. Palmer expedition NBP9801 conducted in 1998 (Chief Scientist: Dr. John Anderson). These data files include Swath Bathymetry, Acoustic Backscatter data and were processed at sea using the open source MB-System multibeam sonar processing software. Data were acquired as part of the project(s): Timing of Retreat of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet, and funding was provided by the U.S. National Science Foundation.
Anderson, John
Investigator
Rice
Device Info
Sonar:Multibeam
SeaBeam:2112
Platform
Nathaniel B. Palmer
Lockheed Martin
Awards
Quality
2
The data have been processed/modified to a level beyond that of basic quality control (e.g. final processed sonar data, photo-mosaics).

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