Jean Laporte
Jean Laporte
Biography

A former Naval Aviator and senior Cat A Hydrographer, Jean Laporte is currently Chairman of the IHO Hydrographic Dictionary Working Group and ARGANS managing director.

He has spent most of his career as Charge Hydrographer in the French Hydrographic Office where he accumulated over 30 years’ experience in satellite derived bathymetry.

Articles

Sentinel-2 Coastal Charting Worldwide

It is widely and wrongly assumed that the world’s coastal regions have been surveyed in detail by modern techniques and that the resulting nautical charts are an accurate reflection of the nature of the seabed. This optimistic approach is not shared by the world’s hydrographic offices or... (read more)
 
 
 
SEAEXPLORER Underwater Glider

SEAEXPLORER Underwater Glider

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