Article from "The Hindu" dated 28th Feb 2006
The integration of design and engineering aspects to be indigenised: Goel
It is said that the system being highly analytical, it would be free from false alarms Already there are five tide gauges at Andaman and Nicobar, Chennai, Kochi and Visakhapatnam
STONE LAID: P.S. Goel, Director, Department of Ocean Development, at the Centre of Advanced Study in Marine Biology at Portonovo near Cuddalore on Sunday.
Mr. Goel said the tsunami warning system basically started with seismology activity detection, done in multiple ways. The DOD was establishing the full functional unit at the Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services at Hyderabad. Already, five tide gauges had been deployed at places such as the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Chennai, Kochi and Visakhapatnam, to monitor changes in tide behaviour.