Research Vessel Falkor and AUV AE2000f (image) Schmidt Ocean Institute Share Print E-Mail Caption AE2000f is the expedition's scout, it will swim at about 20km/h and collect preliminary images of the seafloor, in order to determine where the rest of the robots should focus. Credit Schmidt Ocean Institute Usage Restrictions Credit Schmidt Ocean Institute. Non commercial use only. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.