TNPSC Current Affairs April 2017
CSIR-NIO develops a robot to dive deep to study Ocean (SREP)
Scientist at the Dona Paula based Group of CSIR-National Institute of Oceanography (CSIR-NIO) has developed a robotic platform, which can be stationed at any depth from 0-200 meters to track Oceanic Process
Scientists at CSIR-NIO have developed a robotic platform, Seabed Resident Event Profiler (SREP), which can be stationed at any water depth down to 200 meters along the Indian Ocean.
SREP has been tested during the voyage of RV Sindhu Sadhana along the Coast.