Animating Boaty McBoatface (Autosub Long Range)

Coding a 3-d animation in Matlab

As a side project during the DynOPO cruise, I worked on coding an animation of Boaty McBoatface in Matlab along with the MARS/Autosub engineer, Rob Templeton. If you’re curious about creating 3-d visualisations of (radially-symmetric) objects in Matlab, here’s an example (embedded from Vimeo):

Building Boaty using Matlab from Eleanor Frajka-Williams on Vimeo.

Note: Resolution improves if you pop it out/full screen the video.

Here’s the link: