Monday May 5th was a busy day getting a number of Mola's tagged, mobilizing equipment on the R/V Diplodus and performing UAV tests.
Parts of the team continued to work thru the May 1st holiday. On Friday the 2nd, we continued tests of communications and AUV operations at the Porto harbor in Leixoes while tags continued to be potted in the lab back at FEUP.
On April 29th a small group from FEUP, Univ. of Porto, visited High School Jose Regio, in Vila do Conde in the Porto region.
On Monday April 28th, the project conducted the final Readiness Review at the Faculty of Engineering, Univ.
Learning more about the fish
Wave Glider Hermes recovery
In the footsteps of the Infante....and an end.
A slow (but hard) day at the farm.
The great cleanup....for a day of interaction
An outreach day
The weather intrudes...a rough day out
WG out to sea...finally! AUV ops and another visit
Some good news and a languorous day
More planning and hand-wringing....and a visit from IPMA sponsors
Mounting worries and a lecture in Physical Oceanography of the Algarve
A weekend during the week
At last the first AUV survey around a Mola! and the hunt for a coastal UAV launch site
Tracking swimming PIs, first tag & release and Marinha to the rescue
A working sunday
Strategizing and some down time
A big disapointment....
Seacon AUV tests @sea and intense UAV ops @farm house
More results from sea and air trials, including collaborations with farm animals
First sea day, more UAV tests and settling in into the farm house
Mob-ing, UAV tests and tagging Molas
AUV field trials and WaveGlider training at sea
Outreach day and final preparations