MUNIN on the ISIS 2012 „INFORMATION ON SHIPS” Conference
The paper Developments Towards the Unmanned Ship was presented at the 9th International Symposium ISIS 2012 „INFORMATION ON SHIPS”:
This paper provides an overview of the initial position and rationale regarding the development of an unmanned ship. This is based on the proposal for the EU-funded project MUNIN (Maritime Unmanned Navigation through Intelligence in Networks). Based on the European vision of an autonomous ship, MUNIN’s understanding of autonomy, its contribution towards a sustainable maritime transport system and the current key challenges for implementing unmanned vessels will be explained.
Autonomous ship; unmanned ship; sensor systems; decision support; MUNIN