Undersea Vehicles Technology Center (UVTC)

The overall goal of the UTVC program is the development of viable technologies involving interactive communication, systems command and control, data assimilation and processing, and artificial intelligence appropriate for the operation/deployment of ROVs and AUVs.

UVTC Goals
The overall goal of the UTVC is the development of viable technologies involving interactive communication, systems command and control, data assimilation and processing, and artificial intelligence appropriate for the operation/deployment of ROVs and AUVs.
UVTC Research
Advances in AUV and ROV design and capabilities Development of advanced AUV sensors including seismic and sub-bottom profiling applications High-resolution seafloor mapping with AUVs including digital still imagery and acoustic multibeam data Support of the Gulf of Mexico Hydrate Consortium at Mississippi Canyon Block MC118
    • Dr. Vernon Asper
    • Director UVTC
    • 228-688-3178
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