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Data set name

PROCESSED BATHYMETRIC DATA (IFREMER/Geosciences dpt)

Data holding centreIFREMER / GM-MARINE GEOSCIENCES
CountryFrance  France
Time period1979 -->
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Couverture mondiale - World wide coverage

Observations 
Parameters

Bathymetry and Elevation

Instruments

Multi-beam echosounders

Description 
Summary

Bank of processed bathymetric data of IFREMER/Geosciences division : multibeam echosounder data from the French civil Research vessels.

OriginatorsIFREMER / GM-MARINE GEOSCIENCES
References

LE GAL L., EDY C. (1997) CARAIBES : an integrated software for multibeam echosounde and sidescan sonar data mapping, IEE Oceans 97, 6-9 0ct. 1997, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 1997; Hammerstad E. ,Ohner F., Parthiot F. and Bennett J. (1991) Field testing of a new deep water multibeam echosounder., Oceans¿91, 1991, Vol 2,743-749; Edy Christian (1986) Automatic mapping with multibeam Echosounder Data . Proceedings Fourth Working Symp. on Oceanographic Data Systems San Diego, Computer Soc. Press, 1986,229-238; Bourillet J.F, Edy C., Rambert F., Satra C., Loubrieu B. (1996) Swath mapping system processing : bathymetry and cartography, Marine Geophysical Researches, 1996, 18,487-506; RUE A., EDY C. (1992) "Les formats des fichiers" in "Informatique embarquee de l'ATALANTE" V1.0 15/01/1992 IFREMER/DITI/GEN-ATALANTE/AR/CE/92-005, 1992; Lurton X., Dugelay S., Augustin J.M. (1994) Analysis of multibeam echo-sounder signals from the deep seafloor., Oceans¿94, 1994, Vol 3,213-218

Data web sitehttp://www.ifremer.fr/drogm/
Availability 
OrganisationIFREMER / GM-MARINE GEOSCIENCES
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactCORDIER Céline
Address

IFREMER / DYNECO-LEBCO Laboratory of coastal Benthic Ecology
IFREMER Centre de Bretagne ZI Pointe du diable CS 10070
PLOUZANE

29280
France

Telephone+33 (0)2 98 22 43 57
Facsimile+33 (0)2 98 22 45 48
Emailceline.cordier@ifremer.fr
Administration 
Collating centreIFREMER / IDM / SISMER - Scientific Information Systems for the SEA
Local identifierBATM20
Global identifier4746
Last revised2011-01-24