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Instrumentation: Measurement, Process & Analysis

Read this page in Pdf, Flash or Html5 edition of March 2014 Marine Technology Magazine Vol. 57 No. 2 ISSN 1559-7415USPS# 023-276118 East 25th Street, New York, NY 10010 tel: (212) 477-6700; fax: (212) 254-6271Marine Technology Reporter ISSN 1559-7415 is published monthly except for February, August, and December by New Wave Media, 118 E. 25th St., New York, NY 10010-2915. Periodicals Postage at New York, NY and additional mailing ofÞ ces. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to Marine Technology Re- porter, 850 Montauk Hwy., #867, Bayport, NY 11705 Postmaster send notiÞ cation (Form 3579) regarding undeliverable magazines to Marine Technology Reporter, 850 Montauk Hwy., #867, Bayport, NY 11705 Publishers are not responsible for the safekeeping or return of editorial material. © 2014 New Wave Media. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise without the prior written permission of the publishers. Subscription: To subscribe please visit MemberEditorial NEW YORK118 E. 25th St., New York, NY 10010 Tel: (212) 477-6700; Fax: (212) 254-6271 FLORIDA215 NW 3rd St., Boynton Beach, FL 33435Tel: (561) 732-4368; Fax: (561) 732-6984 PUBLISHER John C. O?Malleyjomalley@marinelink.comAssociate Publisher & EditorGregory R. Trauthwein trauthwein@marinelink.comWeb Editor Eric Haunhaun@marinelink.comContributing Editors Capt. Edward Lundquist, USN (Ret.) Claudio PaschoaProduction ManagerIrina Tabakina tabakina@marinelink.comProduction & Graphic DesignNicole Ventimiglia nicole@marinelink.comSales & Event Coordinator Michelle Howard mhoward@marinelink.comManager, Public Relations Mark O?Malleymomalley@marinelink.comManager, Information Technology Services Vladimir Bibikbibik@marinelink.comCIRCULATION Kathleen Hickeymtrcirc@marinelink.comADVERTISING Vice President, Sales and MarketingRob Howardhoward@marinelink.comTel: (561) 732-4368  Fax: (561) 732-6984 Advertising Sales Manager Lucia M. Annunziataannunziata@marinelink.comTel: (212) 477-6700  Fax: (212) 254-6271 Mike Kozlowskikozlowski@marinelink.comTel: (561) 733-2477  Fax: (561) 732-9670 JapanKatsuhiro Ishii  amskatsu@ dream.comTel: +81 3 5691 3335  Fax: + 81 3 5691 3336 Gregory R. Trauthwein Associate Publisher & Editor Email: The subsea industry is an amazingly complex and robust industry, offer- ing solutions to some of the world?s most dif cult problems from some of the smartest people on the planet. But while the solutions are complex, the premise is rather simple. Devising a means to ?see? more clearly and work more ef ciently underwater, as well as process more effectively the gargan- tuan amounts of data recovered. Easier said than done, of course, but take for example our cover story on the recent D-Day mapping mission. It has been almost 70 years since and a massive survey and archeological effort is underway to honor those who served. Today, through some of amazing technological advances, emerge some of the clearest images ever of the underwater remnants of that fateful day. For more turn to page 56. Turning the pages, Kira Coley of Planet Ocean writes for us an enlightening article on ?Acidic Oceans,? starting on page 44. The general health and welfare of the oceans and the entire aquatic environment is a hot topic today and for generations to come. Looking across the industry at the general maritime market, environmental initiatives are quite liter- ally spinning the collective industry on its head, as ship and boat owners today are more than ever required to comply with exacting and stringent limits on what they can and can- not put into the air and the water. Quite simply the technologies developed and deployed provide a far clearer ?big picture? in this regard, and Coley in her article documents the lat- est monitoring solutions available for the task at hand. How will this technology develop in the coming years? That is the question the XPRIZE foundation has taken on, announcing recently that it has partnered with the Wendy Schmidt Foundation to launch a $2m ?Wendy Schmidt Ocean Health XPRIZE? to spur global innovators to develop ocean pH sensors to transform our understanding of ocean acidi cation. Full details on the contest and your potential role starts on page 52 in the story ?X Prize Marks the Spot.? Finally, for any of you attending or exhibiting at Oceanology in London, I invite you to the Marine Technology Reporter stand A109 to share with our editorial team, which will be out in force, news and information on your recent works and new technology. Download our AppiPhone & AndroidMarch 2014 8 MTRMTR #2 (1-17).indd 8MTR #2 (1-17).indd 82/25/2014 10:02:12 AM2/25/2014 10:02:12 AM

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