Demers, Serge
October 2013
Journal of Ocean Technology;Oct-Dec2013, Vol. 8 Issue 3, following p44
Academic Journal
The article highlights the technological advancements in ocean science. Due to limited measurement tools and observations, oceanography was merely a descriptive field until the advent of computers and automated observation tools that lead to the first international ocean observation programs in the 1960s. According to the author, facilitating easier and better access to the large amount of data generated by a wide range of technology is the main challenge in the field in 2013.


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