Divin Ganpathi T,Dhananjay A M,Jalendra H E,Kavya A P,



Target tracking,Acoustic sensors,Underwater communication,Wireless sensor networks,


Acoustic waves are used for communication systems in underwater civilian as well as military applications. Underwater acoustic target tracking is an important component of marine exploration. A large number of target tracking methods are being used based on the nature of the marine environment. In this paper, we survey recent research on underwater tracking technologies. Classification of different under water target tracking algorithms are made based on methods used. The algorithms are analysed to identify the most appropriate one for underwater target tracking. The challenges and issues is also discussed. 


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