QinetiQ North America demonstrates full-duplex acoustic underwater data communications

QinetiQ North America (QNA) has announced that it has successfully demonstrated full-duplex underwater acoustic data communications, using its new, proprietary DOLPHIN technology, the company said.

Developed in partnership with Optimal Systems Laboratory, Inc. (OSL), located in Cambridge, MA, the DOLPHIN Communication technology will enable groundbreaking capabilities for the undersea domain. QNA and OSL have developed a unique way of using patented cancelation technology that will enable simultaneous transmit and receive (STAR) acoustic communications. This technology will make it possible to create extensive undersea data and communication wireless networks, solving many challenges for Navy and commercial customers.

Full Duplex Acoustic Underwater Communications System. This technology makes it possible to create complex undersea data and communication wireless networks solving many challenges for Navy and commercial customers.
Full Duplex Acoustic Underwater Communications System. This technology makes it possible to create complex undersea data and communication wireless networks solving many challenges for Navy and commercial customers.

QinetiQ North America (QNA) is a subsidiary of QinetiQ Group plc, the FTSE250 company listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE: QQ.L). QNA delivers world-class technology and revolutionary products to the defense, security, and commercial markets.