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Scientific Testing of the Open Protocol

OP test in Belgian North Sea

Test aim & setup

Aim of this study is to investigate the compatibility among the different manufacturers and assess the impact of the non-compatible equipment on receiver performance in a coastal environment with sandy bottom . OPi, OPs, R64K and 9004 tags will be combined in this setup. Receivers from Innovasea (both MAP 114 and 115), Lotek, Sonotronics and Thelma-Biotel are used.

Info

PI Jan Reubens
Country Belgium
Contact jan.reubens@vliz.be
Environment Open sea
Status Field test completed, analyses and writing ongoing
Timeline First results expected August 2022