NURC — UNCW'sSlocum-class Electric Glider
Specifications

NOAA's Undersea Research Center University of North Carolina at Wilmington National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration site map NURC's AUVs
SpecificationsDescription
Weight52kg
Size1.5m (length) x 21cm (diameter)
Depth200m max
Speed0.4 m/s horizontal, 0.15 m/s vertical typical
Range1000km, 30 days typical
NavigationGPS, internal dead reckoning, altimeter
CommunicationsRF modem, Iridium satellite, ARGOS emergency locator
SensorsDescription
CTDSea-Bird custom CT sensor, non-pumped
FluorometerWET Labs three-channel ECO Puck sensing Ch-a fluorescence, CDOM fluorescence, and 600nm optical backscatter
Beam AttenuationWET Labs SAM measuring beam attenuation coefficient, c.
Dissolved OxygenAanderaa Oxygen Optode 3835 0-120% saturation sensor