Profiling Buoy: meteorological parameters monitoring
The aim of the profiling float is to measure the meteorological parameters of the air and the physico-chemical parameters of the sea. One buoy was made to be deployed by the Mediterranean Institute of Oceanography in Marseille.
The buoy is equipped with:
Air sensors: weather station, GPS
Battery and solar panels
Profiling float: CTD, Do, Fluo
GPRS modem with antenna