Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title
2021 The soundscape of the Anthropocene ocean.Science The Scientific monthly.  371:583-+. 2021
2021 Hybrid millidecade spectra: A practical format for exchange of long-term ambient sound dataJASA Express Letters.  1:011203-011203. 2021
2020 A decade of marine mammal acoustical presence and habitat preference in the Bering SeaPolar Biology.  43:1549-1569. 2020
2020 Bearing Stake 1977 revisited: An understanding of ambient sound sources in the Indian Ocean.Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.  148:EL320. 2020
2020 The effect of two 12 kHz multibeam mapping surveys on the foraging behavior of Cuvier's beaked whales off of southern California.Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.  147:3849. 2020
2019 Comparison of estimated 20-Hz pulse fin whale source levels from the tropical Pacific and Eastern North Atlantic Oceans to other recorded populations.Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.  146:2373. 2019
2019 Observing the Oceans AcousticallyFrontiers in Marine Science.  6:426. 2019
2019 Acoustic documentation of temperate odontocetes in the Bering and Chukchi SeasMarine Mammal Science.  35:1099-1111. 2019
2019 Interpreting Fin Whale (Balaenoptera physalus) Call Behavior in the Context of Environmental ConditionsAquatic Mammals.  45:691-705. 2019
2018 Two unit analysis of Sri Lankan pygmy blue whale song over a decade.Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.  144:3618. 2018
2018 Fin whale density and distribution estimation using acoustic bearings derived from sparse arrays.Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.  143:2980. 2018
2017 The not-so-silent world: Measuring Arctic, Equatorial, and Antarctic soundscapes in the Atlantic OceanDeep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers.  122:95-104. 2017
2016 A preliminary acoustical survey of echolocating marine mammals in the Bering Sea.Proc. Meet. Acoust..  29. 2016
2016 Global Trends in Ocean Noise.Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology.  875:713-718. 2016
2016 Is low frequency ocean sound increasing globally?Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.  139:501-511. 2016
2015 Cold Regime interannual variability of primary and secondary producer community composition in the southeastern Bering Sea.PLoS ONE.  10:e0131246. 2015
2015 The Impact of Ocean Sound Dynamics on Estimates of Signal Detection RangeAquatic Mammals.  41:444-454. 2015
2014 Environmental Predictors of Ice Seal Presence in the Bering SeaPLoS ONE.  9. 2014
2014 Assessing marine ecosystem acoustic diversity across ocean basinsEcological Informatics.  21:81-88. 2014
2014 Assessing the cross platform performance of marine mammal indicators between two collocated acoustic recordersEcological Informatics.  21:74-80. 2014
2014 Decadal trends in Indian Ocean ambient sound (vol 134, pg 3464, 2013)Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.  135:1642-1642. 2014
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. 2014
2014 Environmental predictors of ice seal presence in the Bering Sea.PLoS ONE.  9:e106998. 2014
2013 Decadal trends in Indian Ocean ambient sound.Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.  134:3464-3475. 2013
2013 Ecosystem response to a temporary sea ice retreat in the Bering Sea: Winter 2009Progress in Oceanography.  111:38-51. 2013
2013 A modeling study of seasonal variations of sea ice and plankton in the Bering and Chukchi Seas during 2007-2008Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans.  118:1520-1533. 2013
2012 Shipboard assessment of hearing sensitivity of tropical fishes immediately after exposure to seismic air gun emissions at Scott Reef.Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology.  730:239-243. 2012
2012 What does ecosystem acoustics reveal about marine mammals in the Bering Sea?Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology.  730:597-600. 2012
2011 Divergence of a stereotyped call in northern resident killer whales.Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.  129:1067-1072. 2011
2011 Behavioral response of manatees to variations in environmental sound levelsMarine Mammal Science.  27:130-148. 2011
2011 Seasonal Trends in Acoustic Detection of Ribbon Seal (Histriophoca fasciata) Vocalizations in the Bering SeaAquatic Mammals.  37:464-471. 2011
2009 Manatee (Trichechus manatus) vocalization usage in relation to environmental noise levels.Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.  125:1806-1815. 2009
2008 Information theory analysis of Australian humpback whale song.Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.  124:2385-2393. 2008
2008 EFFECT OF ENVIRONMENTAL NOISE ON THE FLORIDA MANATEETRICHECHUS MANATUS LATIROSTRISBioacoustics.  17:176-178. 2008
2007 Measuring fish abundance in a weir trap using an acoustical-optical platform.Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.  122:2431-2438. 2007
2007 Simulated vessel approaches elicit differential responses from manatees (vol 23, pg 629, 2007)Marine Mammal Science.  23:1001-1001. 2007
2007 Simulated vessel approaches elicit differential responses from manateesMarine Mammal Science.  23:629-649. 2007
2007 Noise level correlates with manatee use of foraging habitats.Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.  121:3011-3020. 2007
2006 Transmission loss in manatee habitats.Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.  120:2320-2327. 2006
2003 Advances in defining fine- and micro-scale pattern in marine planktonAquatic Living Resources.  16:131-136. 2003
2002 Captive dolphins, Tursiops truncatus, develop signature whistles that match acoustic features of human-made model sounds.Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.  112:728-739. 2002
2001 Cardiac responses to acoustic playback experiments in the captive bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus).Journal of Comparative Psychology Journal of Comparative and Physiological Psychology.  115:227-232. 2001
2001 Cardiac response to acoustic playback experiments in the captive bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus).Journal of Comparative Psychology Journal of Comparative and Physiological Psychology.  115:227-232. 2001
2000 "Kerplunking": Surface fluke-splashes during shallow-water bottom foraging by bottlenose dolphinsMarine Mammal Science.  16:646-653. 2000

Chapter

Year Title
2017 Underwater Soundscapes.  904-907. 2017
2016 Pinniped Sounds in the Polar Oceans.  257-308. 2016
2014 Acoustic ecology of pinnipeds in polar habitats.  1-52. 2014
2012 Shipboard assessment of hearing sensitivity of tropical fishes immediately following exposure to seismic airgun emissions at Scott Reef.  237-242. 2012

Conference Paper

Year Title
2010 Detecting marine mammals with an adaptive sub-sampling recorder in the Bering SeaApplied Acoustics. 1087-1092. 2010
2006 Calibration of a steered phased-array sonar for use in fish detectionOceans Conference Record (IEEE). 544-+. 2006
2006 Development of an integrated acoustical-optical platform for detecting groundfishOceans Conference Record (IEEE). 527-+. 2006

Principal Investigator On

  • Building a Comprehensive Training Program for Developing and Sustaining the Ocean Acoustics Workforce  awarded by Office of Naval Research 2021 - 2024
  • Acoustic and Environmental Observation Network in the NW Atlantic (AEON)  awarded by Office of Naval Research 2020 - 2023
  • Exploring the Use and Impact of Sentinel Indicators in Ocean Acoustics  awarded by Office of Naval Research 2019 - 2022
  • SeaBASS 2018: BioAcoustic Summer School  awarded by US DOC, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) 2018 - 2022
  • Deep Water Atlantic Habitats  awarded by TDI-Brooks International Inc 2017 - 2022
  • Exploitation of the CTBTO Hydro-Acoustic Array Data Bases for Ocean Ambient Noise Research  awarded by US DOD, Navy 2018 - 2021
  • Sound and Marine Life Joint Industry Programme-Technical Advisor  awarded by Intl Association of Oil & Gas Producers 2016 - 2021
  • SeaBASS 2020: BioAcoustic Summer School  awarded by Office of Naval Research 2020 - 2021
  • Monitoring for Shifts in Odontocete Range and Distribution in the Arctic and Sub-Arctic Seas  awarded by US DOD, Navy 2016 - 2021
  • ADEON: Atlantic Deepwater Ecosystem Observatory Network  awarded by US DOI, Department of the Interior 2016 - 2021
  • Ocean Sound Software for Making Ambient Noise Trends Accessible (MANTA)  awarded by Lounsbery (Richard) Foundation 2019 - 2021
  • Large Scale Density Estimation of Blue and Fin Whales  awarded by US DOD, Navy 2016 - 2019
  • SeaBASS 2018: BioAcoustic Summer School  awarded by US DOD, Navy 2018
  • SeaBASS 2016: A Marine Bio-Acoustic Summer School  awarded by US DOD, Navy 2016
  • SeaBASS 2016: A Marine Bioacoustic Summer School  awarded by US DOC, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) 2016
  • Teaching Activities

  • Intro Marine Mammal Sci Policy Taught course 2020
  • Education And Training

  • B.A., Harvard University
  • M.S., UMass- Dartmouth
  • PHD Oceanography(Chem.&Physical), University of Rhode Island
  • Full Name

  • Jennifer Miksis-Olds