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This product provides improved underwater communication using underwater optical modems including optical transmitters and optical receivers that allow omnidirectional transmission and reception of optical signals over distances of approximately 100 m at data rates greater than 1 Mbit/s. This product also provides for underwater communication networks having a plurality of optical modems communicating with each other.

About Lumasys

Who We Are

Norm Farr

Norm Farr

Lumasys, Inc.
97 Water Street.
Woods Hole, MA 02543 USA.
(508) 367-5322
nfarr@lumasys.com

Jon Ware

Jonathan Ware

Lumasys, Inc.
97 Water Street.
Woods Hole, MA 02543 USA.
jware@lumasys.com

Partners

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

For nearly a century, WHOI has been one of the best known and most trusted names in ocean science and exploration. Our scientists and engineers have played a part in many of the discoveries that form the modern understanding of the ocean and how it interacts with other parts of the planet, including human society.
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Sonardyne

In 1971, Sonardyne was officially founded by John Partridge. John’s vision for his Company in those early days was to improve the safety and efficiency of underwater navigation for divers through innovation in acoustic signal processing, hardware design and custom engineering.
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News

Sonardyne Press Release

Monday, 12 March 2012

Today at Oceanology International, Sonardyne International Ltd (Stand G300) announced the creation of a new joint venture company with the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. The spinout company, called Lumasys, is to launch the first commercially available subsea optical communication system, BlueComm.
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