Development of a head-up displayed diving computer capability for full face masks
Artikel i vetenskaplig tidskrift, 2012

Professional divers often dive in conditions of very low visibility. In such situations, a head-up display has many advantages as water clarity does not affect the ability to see the display. In addition, a head-up display allows divers to continuously monitor all relevant dive data without interrupting their work. The present paper details the development of a new diving computer that has been designed with a headup display and integrated into an AGA type full face mask. The device includes a full colour display, depth sensor, tiltcompensated compass and a tank pressure sensor. Typical dive relevant data (depth, time, decompression obligations) including tank pressure and heading are displayed and stored in the internal flash memory.

Tilt-compensated compass

AGA mask

Head-up diving computer

Diving computer

Head-up display

Full face mask

Författare

A. Sieber

Acreo AB

Seabear Diving Technology

B. Kuch

Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna di Studi Universitari e di Perfezionamento

Peter Enoksson

Chalmers, Mikroteknologi och nanovetenskap (MC2), Elektronikmaterial och system

M. Stoyanova-Sieber

Seabear Diving Technology

Underwater Technology

1756-0551 (eISSN)

Vol. 30 4 195-199

Ämneskategorier

Elektroteknik och elektronik

DOI

10.3723/ut.30.195