Photo: PacX Wave glider from Liquid Robotics, Inc. SOURCE: http://liquidr.com/
POSTED BY: TEKLA PERRY / THU, NOVEMBER 01, 2012
This week, Alex’s sibling robot, Mercury, battled directly through Hurricane Sandy 160 km due east of Toms River, NJ, and the now-decimated Jersey Shore. It met the storm at the point labeled 110 in the map below and traveled with the hurricane to the point labeled 100. . . . Read Complete Report
Wave Glider: An Autonomous Wave-Powered Sensor Platform
Uploaded on Feb 11, 2010
(October 28, 2009) Roger Hine of Liquid Robotics discusses the Wave Glider, a new technology dedicated to collecting data about the ocean. The Wave Glider uses solar panels to harvest energy from the sun to propel itself, allowing for the Wave Glider to travel long distance without needing to refuel.