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Current Research Equipment

As of January 30, 2008

Current Research Equipment
Division Name Volume
(unit)
Description Remark
(million
KRW)
Surveying
equipment
Gravimeter 4 Terrestrial gravity observation ·
Magnetometer 5 Terrestrial magnetism observation ·
Sub-bottom profiler 3 Sub-bottom structure,
geological survey
·
Side scan sonar 4 Investigation of obstacles such as reefs and sunken ships ·
Single-beam echo sounder 17 Sounding ·
Multi-beam echo sounder 7 Seafloor topography surveying ·
Synchronization unit 1 Adjustment of signal time for each equipment ·
Sound velocity profiler 3 Underwater acoustic velocity surveying ·
Bottom sampler 1 Sea-bottom sediments sampling ·
Theodolite 5 Angle observation ·
Level 6 Leveling ·
Electro optical distance meter 1 Range finding ·
Total station 2 Surveying angles and ranges ·
Laser range finder 2 Finding target ranges ·
Beacon receiver 1 Finding target positions ·
Differential global positioning system 13 Finding target positions ·
Sextant 4 Angle observation ·
Three-arm protractor 3 Finding a position with the use of three targets and the resulting two angles ·
Data processing system
(S/W included)
15 Processing data taken during oceanographic surveying ·
Data distribution system 2 Interior communication networking and data logging ·
Underwater camera 1 Underwater videography ·
Winch, UPS, and more 9 Aiding oceanographic research ·
Subtotal 109 · 10,869
Observation
equipment
Conductivity temperature depth profiler 7 Surveying the water depth, temperature, and salinity ·
Expendable bathythermograph 2 water depth and temperature ·
Current meter 20 Observing flux, velocities, directions of sea currents ·
Acoustic doppler current profiler 5 Surveying seawater currents and velocities ·
Recording Doppler current profiler 1 Surveying currents and velocities according to seawater layers ·
Wave meter 2 Observing wave height and length ·
High rate picture transmission 2 Receiving data transmitted from a satellite ·
Automatic weather system 2 Marine weather observation ·
Moving vessel profiler 1 Measurement of acoustic velocity, water temperature, and plankton ·
HF-Radar 2 Observation of regional sea level changes ·
Movable tide gauge 14 Tide level observation (movable) ·
Remotely operated tide gauge 36 Tide level observation (fixed) ·
Subtotal 94 · 4,868
Total · 203 · 15,737
Contact
International Cooperation Team
Phone number
+82-51-400-4340