ADCP Full Form

Meaning : Acoustic doppler current profiler

Category : Technology
Sub Category : Sonar

What does ADCP mean or stand for ?

ADCP is a device that is used to check the speed of underwater currents below the surface.It works by sending out high frequency waves similar to SONAR,due to doppler effect,when these scattered waves are bounced back by the current,it is recorded and the velocity is calculated.