Fraunhofer Institute of Optronics, System Technologies and Image Exploitation IOSB
Advanced System Technology Branch

Portfolio & Services

The staff of the "Surface Water and Maritime Systems" section is responsible for the modelling, control and management of surface water systems, particularly catchment areas, rivers, canals and reservoirs. Decision support systems have been developed for this purpose. The section has also designed and tested control systems for autonomous or remotely operated underwater vehicles. The Fraunhofer AST has three robot submarines and a research water basin for this purpose.