The new « Hippocampe » OBS and the French OBS pool
PublisherSARTI (Technological Development Centre of Remote Acquisition and Data processing Systems. Technical University of Catalonia (UPC).
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The study of continental margins, subduction zones and oceanic basins as well as the quantitative assessment of seismic hazard near densely populated coastal areas request the deployment of a large number of Ocean Bottom Seismometers (OBS) during period of several weeks for active tomography, up to several months for passive experiment.