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PEER-REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS

Miksis-Olds, JL, Nichols, SM (in press, 2016).  Is low frequency ocean sound increasing globally? Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.

Miksis-Olds, JL, Van Opzeeland, IC, Van Parijs, SM, Jones, J (in press).  Pinniped sounds in the polar oceans.  In Listening in the Ocean: New Discoveries and Insights on Marine Life from Autonomous Passive Acoustic Monitors (PAM).  In: Listening in the Ocean. W.L. Au and M.O. Lammers, eds.  Springer-Verlag.

Miksis-Olds, JL (2016).  Global trends in ocean noise.  In: Effects of Noise on Aquatic Life II. A.N. Popper and A. Hawkins eds., Springer Science + Business Media, LLC., New York. Pp 713-718.

Miksis  Miksis-Olds, JL, Vernon, JA, Heaney, KD (2015).  The impact of ocean sound dynamics on estimates of signal detection range. Aquatic Mammals (Special ESOMM Edition) 41: 444-454. DOI 10.1578/AM.41.4.2015.444

Stauffer, BA, Miksis-Olds, JL, Goes, JI (2015).  Cold regime interannual variability of community composition of primary and secondary producers in the southeastern Bering Sea.  PLoS ONE 10(6): e0131246. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0131246

Miksis-Olds, JL, Madden LE (2014).  Environmental predictors of ice seal presence in the Bering Sea. PLoS ONE 9(9): e106998. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0106998

Denes, SL, Miksis-Olds, JL, Mellinger, DK, Nystuen, JA (2014).  Assessing the cross platform performance of marine mammal indicators between two collocated acoustic recorders.  Ecological Informatics 21: 74-80.

Parks, SE, Miksis-Olds, JL, Denes, SL (2014).  Assessing marine ecosystem acoustic diversity across ocean basins.  Ecological Informatics 21: 81-88.

Hawkins, RS, Miksis-Olds, JL, Smith, CM (2014).  Variation in low-frequency estimates of sound levels based on different units of analysis.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 135: 705-711.

Miksis-Olds, JL, Bradley, DL, Niu, XM (2013).  Decadal trends in Indian Ocean ambient sound.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 134: 3464-3475.

Wang, JH, Hu, H, Goes, JI, Miksis-Olds, J, Mouw, CB, D’Sa, EJ, Gomes, HDR, Wand, D, Mizobata, K, Luo, L (2013). A modeling study of seasonal variations of sea ice and plankton in the Bering and Chukchi Seas during 2007-2008.  Journal of Geophysical Research. doi:10.1029/2012JC008322.

Miksis-Olds, JL, Stabeno, PJ, Napp, JM, Pinchuk, AI, Nystuen, JA, Warren, JD, Denes, SL (2013) Ecosystem response to a temporary sea ice retreat in the Bering Sea.  Progress in Oceanography 111: 38-51. doi: 10.1016/j.pocean.2012.10.010.

Van Opzeeland, IC, Miksis-Olds, JL (2012).  Acoustic ecology of pinnipeds in polar habitats. In Aquatic Animals: Biology, Habitats, and Threats. D.L. Eder, ed. Nova Science Publishers. Pp 1-52.

Miksis-Olds, JL, Nystuen, JA, Parks, SE (2012).  What does ecosystem acoustics reveal about marine mammals in the Bering Sea? In: Effects of Noise on Aquatic Life. A.N. Popper and A. Hawkins eds., Springer Science + Business Media, LLC., New York.  Pp 595-598.

Hastings, MC, Miksis-Olds, JL (2012).  Shipboard assessment of hearing sensitivity of tropical fishes immediately following exposure to seismic airgun emissions at Scott Reef. In: Effects of Noise on Aquatic Life. A.N. Popper and A. Hawkins eds., Springer Science + Business Media, LLC. Pp 237-242.

Miksis-Olds, JL, Parks, SE (2011).  Seasonal trends in acoustic detection of ribbon seals (Histriophoca fasciata) in the Bering Sea.  Aquatic Mammals 37: 464-471.

Grebner, DM, Parks, SE, Bradley, DL, Miksis-Olds, JL, Capone, DE, Ford, JKB (2011).  Divergence of a stereotyped call in northern resident killer whales.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 129: 1067-1072.

Miksis-Olds JL, Wagner, T (2011).  Behavioral response of manatees to variations in environmental sound levels.  Marine Mammal Science 27: 130-148. DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-7692.2010.00381.x.

Miksis-Olds, JL, Nystuen, JA, Parks, SE (2010).  Detecting Marine Mammals with an Adaptive Sub-Sampling Recorder in the Bering Sea.  Journal of Applied Acoustics 71: 1087-1092. DOI:10.1016/j.apacoust.2010.05.010.

Miksis  Miksis-Olds, JL, Tyack, PL (2009).  Manatee (Trichechus manatus) vocalization usage in relation to environmental noise levels. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 125: 1806-1815.

Miksis-Olds, JL, Buck, JR, Noad, MJ, Cato, DH, Stokes, MD (2008). Information theory analysis of Australian humpback whale song. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 124: 2385-2393.

Miksis-Olds, JL (2008) Effect of environmental noise on the Florida manatee Trichechus manatus latirostris. Bioacoustics 17: 176-178.

Miksis-Olds, JL, Stokesbury, KDE (2007).  Measuring fish abundance in a weir trap using an Acoustical Optical Platform.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 122: 2431-2438.

Miksis-Olds, JL, Donaghay, PL, Miller, JH, Tyack, PL, Reynolds, JE  (2007).  Simulated vessel approaches elicit differential responses from manatees.  Marine Mammal Science 23: 629-649.

Miksis-Olds, JL, Donaghay, PL, Miller, JH, Tyack, PL, Nystuen, J  (2007).  Noise level correlates with manatee use of foraging habitats.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 121: 3011-3020.

 Miksis-Olds, JL, Miller, JH  (2006).  Transmission loss in manatee habitats. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 120: 2320-2327.

Holliday, DV, Donahay, PL, Greenlaw, CF, McGehee, DE, McManus, MM, Sullivan, JM, Miksis, JL  (2003). Advances in defining fine- and micro-scale pattern in marine plankton.  Aquatic Living Resources 16: 131-136.

Miksis, JL, Tyack, PL, Buck, JR  (2002).  Captive dolphins, Tursiops truncatus, develop signature whistles that match acoustic features of human-made model sounds.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 112 (2): 728-739.

Miksis, JL, Grund, MD, Nowacek, DL, Solow, AR, Connor, RC, Tyack, PL  (2001). Cardiac responses to acoustic playback experiments in the captive bottlenose dolphin, Tursiops truncatus.  Journal of Comparative Psychology 155(3): 227-232. 

Conno  Connor, RC, Heithaus, MR, Berggren, P, Miksis, JL  (2000). “Kerplunking”: Surface fluke-splashes during shallow-water bottom foraging by bottlenose dolphins.  Marine Mammal Science 16(3): 646-653.

 

PUBLISHED CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS/PROCEEDINGS

DenesS, Miksis-Olds, JL, Hager, CA (2015).  Transmission characteristics of Arctic pinniped vocalizations through ice.  Proceedings of Meeting on Acoustics 20: 010001.

 

Miksis-Olds, JL, Nichols, SM (2015).  Linking changes in soundscape levels to sources through frequency correlation matrices.  Proceedings of the 2015 Underwater Acoustics International Conference and Exhibition, Platanias Crete, Greece, June 21-26, 2015.

 

Miksis-Olds, JL, Vernon, JA, Heaney, K (2014).  Applying the dynamic soundscape to estimates of signal detection.  Proceedings of the 2014 Underwater Acoustics International Conference and Exhibition, Rhodes, Greece, June 22-27, 2014.

 

Denes, SL, Miksis-Olds, JL  (2013).  Transmission characteristics of Arctic pinniped vocalizations.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 134: 3972.

 

            Miksis-Olds, JL (2013). What is an underwater soundscape?  Proceedings of the 2013 Underwater Acoustics International Conference and Exhibition, Corfu, Greece, June 23-38 2013.

Miksis-Olds, JL, Madden, LE  (2012).  The power of acoustics in ocean observing systems: A case study in the Bering Sea.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 132: 1915.

Miksis-Olds, JL, Smith, CM, Hawkins, RS, Bradley DL  (2012). Seasonal soundscapes from three ocean basins: what is driving the differences?  Conference Proceedings of the 11th European Conference on Underwater Acoustics 34: 1583- 1587.  ISBN 978-1-906913-13-7.

Hawkins, RS, Miksis-Olds, JL, Bradley, DL, Smith, CM  (2012). Periodicity in ambient noise and variation based on different temporal units of analysis.  Conference Proceedings of the 11th European Conference on Underwater Acoustics 34: 1417- 1423.  ISBN 978-1-906913-13-7.

Nichols, SM, Bradley, DL, Miksis-Olds, JL, Smith, CM  (2012).  Are the world’s oceans really that different?  Conference Proceedings of the 11th European Conference on Underwater Acoustics 34: 338- 345.  ISBN 978-1-906913-13-7.

Miksis-Olds, JL, Denes, SL, Warren, JD  (2012).  A comparison of community structure from the southeastern and central Bering Sea shelf: insights gained from acoustic backscatter.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 131: 3286.

Bollinger, M, Miksis-Olds, JL, Madden, LE  (2011).  Using acoustics to study the effectiveness of fish habitat restoration: A comparison of methods.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 130: 2430.

Miksis-Olds, JL, Warren, JD  (2011).  Characterizing biological scatter before, during, and after a temporary ice retreat in the Bering Sea.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 129: 2401.

Miksis-Olds, JL, Nystuen, JA  (2010).  Factors influencing biodiversity and marine mammal habitat use in the Bering Sea.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 127: 1758.

Miksis  Miksis-Olds, JL, Parks, SE, Nystuen, JA (2009). Understanding the relationship between marine mammals and their environment in the Bering Sea.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 126: 2271.

 

            Nystuen, JA, Hanson, MB, Emmons, C, Wade, P, Miksis-Olds, JL  (2009).  Detection of killer whale presence using low duty cycle recorders.  Journal of the Acosutical Society of America 125: 2616-2617.

Grebner, DM, Bradley, DL, Capone, DE, Parks, SE, Miksis-Olds, JL, Ford, JKB (2009).  Killer whale discrete pulsed call variation. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 126: 2272.

Miksis-Olds, JL, Stokesbury, KDE, Rothschild, J  (2008). Tracking seasonal community shifts in the acoustic dead zone of a closed area with an Acoustical Optical Platform.  ICES International Symposium on Ecosystem Approach with Fisheries Acoustics and Complementary Technologies (SEAFACTS).

Miksis-Olds, JL (2007). Evaluation of and acoustical-optical platform for measuring species specific abundance in a weir trap.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 121: 3105.

Sarangapani, S, Miksis-Olds, JL, Reeder, DB (2007). Numerical modeling of groundfish target strength compared to in situ data.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 121: 3040.

Miksis-Olds, JL., Bernard, E, Jakubiak, CJ, Holliday, DV  (2006).  Combining acoustics and video to image fish in the acoustic dead zone.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 120: 3059.

Hamano, A, Miksis-Olds, JL, Bernard, E, Jakubiak, CJ  (2006).  An overview of the theoretical framework for measuring fish swimming speed by a sector-scanning sonar. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 120: 3059.

Miksis-Olds, JL., Stokesbury, KD  (2006).  An Autonomous System for Evaluating Groundfish Populations: the Ocean Groundfish Observatory.  ICES Annual Science Conference.  ICES CM O:08.

Miksis-Olds, JL  (2006). Are manatees modifying their vocalizations to compensate for noise?  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 119: 3404.

Miksis-Olds, JL, Donaghay, PL, Miller, JH, Tyack, PL (2005). Environmental noise levels affect the activity budget of the Florida manatee.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 118: 1910.

Miksis-Olds, JL, Miller, JH, Tyack, PL, Reynolds, JE, Donaghay, PL (2004). Differential response by manatees to playbacks of sounds simulating approaching vessels.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 116: 2556.

Miksis-Olds, JL, Miller, JH, Tyack, PL (2004). The acoustics environment of the Florida manatee: correlation of noise and level of habitat use.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 115: 2558.

Miksis, JL, Miller, JH  (2003). Using parabolic equations to model sound propagation in manatee habitats.  Proceedings of the European Cetacean Society 2003.  Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain.

 

POPULAR PUBLICATIONS

“Whale song resembles human language”, by Jennifer Viegas. Discovery News, March 24, 2006. http://dsc.discovery.com/news/briefs/20060320/whalesong_ani_print.html

 

“Dolphin hear, dolphin do”, by Kendall Powell. Nature News, August 21, 2002. doi:10.1038/news020819-2