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Title: Application of a broadband acoustic doppler current profiler for tidal current measurements at coastal inlets
Authors: Coastal Engineering Research Center (U.S.)
Keywords: Tidal currents
BroadBand Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler
Shinnecock Inlet
Moriches Inlet
Long Island, New York
Current flow
RD Instruments
Issue Date: Mar-1993
Publisher: Coastal Engineering Research Center (U.S.)
Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Series/Report no.: Coastal engineering technical note ; CETN-IV-7.
Description: Technical note
Purpose: The purpose of this Technical Note is to introduce BroadBand Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler (BBADCP) technology and to illustrate its use during a recent field investigation to measure tidal currents at Shinnecock and Moriches Inlets, Long Island, New York. Discussions are directed towards the operational principles, functional characteristics, and capability of this state-of-the-art instrument.
Appears in Collections:Technical Note - Section IV Inlets and Estuary Channels

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