Hydrography in the 21st Century on the Faroe Islands

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation


The talk discusses the history of hydrography, and how GNSS and multibeam echosounders have revolutionised this activity. Bathymetry activities on the Jákup Sverri research ship are also discussed.
Event titleVísindavøka 2021: Researchers' Night
Event typeOther
OrganisersGranskingarráðið - Research Council Faroe Islands, Fróðskaparsetur Føroya - The University of the Faroe Islands
LocationTórshavn, Faroe IslandsShow on map
Degree of RecognitionNational


  • Bathymetry
  • Multibeam echosounder
  • Jákup Sverri