FY 2011

Klinck, H.*, and D.K. Mellinger*.2011. The energy ratio mapping algorithm (ERMA): a tool to improve the energy-based detection of odontocete clicks. J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 129(4):1807-1812.

Klinck, H.*, D. K., Mellinger*, K. Klinck*, J. Hager*, L. Kindermann, O. Boebel. 2010. Long-range underwater vocalizations of the crabeater seal (Lobodon carcinophaga). J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 128 (1): 474-479.

Küsel, E.T.*, D.K. Mellinger*, L. Thomas, T. Marques,  D. Moretti, J. Ward. 2011. Cetacean population density estimation from single fixed sensors using passive acoustics.  J. Acoust. Soc. Amer. 129(6): 3610-3622. DOI: 10.1121/1.3583504

Mellinger, D. K.*, S.W. Martin, R.P. Morrissey, L. Thomas, J .J. Yosco. 2011. A method for detecting whistles, moans, and other frequency contour sounds. J. Acoust. Soc. Amer. 129(6): 4055-4061. DOI: 10.1121/1.3531926

Mellinger, D.K.*, S. Nieukirk*, K. Klinck*, H. Klinck*, R.P. Dziak*, P.J. Clapham, B. Brandsdóttir. 2011. Confirmation of right whales near an historic whaling ground east of southern Greenland. Biol. Lett. 7(3):411-413, DOI:10.1098/rsbl.2010.1191.

Roch, M. A., H. Klinck, S. Baumann-Pickering, D.K. Mellinger*, S. Qui, M. Soldevilla, J.A. Hildebrand. 2011. Classification of echolocation clicks from odontocetes in the Southern California Bight. J. Acoust. Soc Am. 129 (1): 467-475.

van Opzeeland, I., S. Van Parijs, H. Bornemann, Horst, S. Frickenhaus, L. Kindermann, H. Klinck*, J. Ploetz, Joachim, and O. Boebel,  2010.  Acoustic ecology of Antarctic pinnipeds.  Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 414:  267-291.

Yack, T.M., J. Barlow, M.A. Roch, H. Klinck*, S. Martin, D.K. Mellinger*, and D. Gillespie. 2010. Comparison of beaked whale detection algorithms. Applied Acoustics 71:1043-1049.


FY 2008

Gillespie, D. , J. Gordon, R. McHugh, D. McLaren, D.K  Mellinger*,P. Redmond, A. Thode, P. Trinder, and X. Deng,  2008.  PAMGUARD: semiautomated, open source software for real-time acoustic detection and localisation of cetaceans. In: Underwater noise measurement, impact and mitigation, 14-15 October 2008, Southhampton.    Proc. of the Instit. of Acoustics.  v.30, pt. 5.

Mellinger, D.K*.  2008.  A neural network for classifying clicks of Blainville’s beaked whales (Mesoplodon densiostris). Can. Acoustics 36(1): 55-59.

Mellinger, D.K.*, S.K. Nieukirk*, H. Matsumoto*, S.L. Heimlich*, R.P. Dziak*, J. Haxel*, M. Fowler, C. Meinig, and H. Miller.  2007.  Seasonal occurrence of North Atlantic right whale (Eubalaena glacialis) vocalizations at two sites on the Scotian Shelf.  Mar. Mam. Sci. 23(4): 856-867.

Stafford, K.A., D.K. Mellinger*, S.E. Moore, and C.G. Fox. 2007.  Seasonal variability and detection range modeling of baleen whale calls in the Gulf of Alaska, 1999-2002.  J. of Acoust. Soc. Amer.  122(6): 3378-3390.


FY 2007

Mellinger, D.K.* and C.W. Clark. 2007. MobySound: A reference archive for studying automatic recognition of marine mammal sounds. Applied Acoustics 67(11-12): 1226-1242.

Mellinger, D.K.*, K.M. Stafford, S.E. Moore, R.P. Dziak*, and H. Matsumoto*.  2007.  An overview of fixed passive acoustic observation methods for cetaceans.  Oceanography, 20(4): 36-45.


FY 2006

Heimlich, S.L.*, D.K. Mellinger*, S.L. Nieukirk*, and C.G. Fox. 2005.  Types, distributions, and seasonal occurrence of sounds attributed to Bryde’s whales (Balaenoptera edeni) recorded in the eastern tropical Pacific, 1999-2001.  J. Acoust. Soc. Amer. 118(3): 1830-1837.  Part I.

Moore, S.E., K.M. Stafford, D.K. Mellinger*, and J.A. Hildebrand.  2006.  Listening for large whales in the offshore waters of Alaska.  Bioscience 56(1): 49-55.


FY 2004

Mellinger, D.K.*, K.M. Stafford*, and C.G. Fox.  2004.  Seasonal occurrence of sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus) sounds in the Gulf of Alaska, 1999-2001.  Mar. Mammal Sci. 20(1): 48-62.

Nieukirk, S.L.*, K.M. Stafford*, D.K. Mellinger*, R.P. Dziak*, and C.G. Fox.  2004.  Low-frequency whale and seismic airgun sounds recorded from the mid-Atlantic Ocean.  J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 115(4): 1832-1843.


FY 2003

Mellinger, D.K.* and C.W. Clark. 2003.  Blue whale (Balaenoptera musculus) sounds from the N. Atlantic.  J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 114(2): 1-12.

van Parijs, S.M., P.J. Corkeron, J. Harvey, S. Hayes, D.K. Mellinger*, P.A. Rouget, P.M. Thompson, M. Wahlberg, and K.M. Kovacs.  2003.  Patterns in the vocalizations of male harbor seals.  J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 113(6): 3403-3408.

Waite, J.M., K. Wynne, and D.K. Mellinger*. 2003.  Documented sighting of a N. Pacific right whale in the Gulf of Alaska and post-sighting acoustic monitoringNorthwestern Nat. 84: 38-43.


FY 2002

Mellinger, D.K*. 2002. Ishmael: 1.0 User’s Guide, Ishmael: Integrated System For Holistic Multi-Channel Acoustic Exploration And Localization. NOAA Tech. Memorandum OAR PMEL-120.


FY 2001

Mellinger, D.K.*, C.D. Carson, and C.W. Clark.  2000.  Characteristics of Minke whale (Balaenoptera acutorostrata) pulse trains recorded near Puerto RicoMar. Mammal Sci. 16(4):739-756.

Stafford, K.A.*, S.L. Nieukirk*, and C.G. Fox. 2001.  Geographic And Seasonal Variation Of Blue Whale Calls In The North Pacific.  J. Cet. Res. And Mgmt. 3(1): 65-76.


FY 2000

Lagerquist, B.A., K.A. Stafford*, and B.R. Mate.  2000.  Dive Characteristics Of Satellite Monitored Blue Whales (Balaenoptera musculus) Off The Central California Coast.  Mar. Mamm. Sci. 16(2): 375-391.

Stafford, K.M.*, S.L. Nieukirk*, and C.G. Fox.  1999.  Low-Frequency Whale Sounds Recorded On Hydrophones Moored In The Eastern Tropical Pacific.   Acoust. Soc. Am. 106(6): 3687-3698.


FY 1999

Ballance, L.T., R.C. Anderson, R.L. Pitman, K. Stafford*, A. Shaan, Z. Waheed, and R.L. Brownell, Jr.  1999.  Cetacean Sightings Around the Republic of the Maldives, April 1998.  In, Proceedings of the IWCC, May 3-15, 1999, Grenada, 11pp.

Stafford, K.M.*, S.L. Nieukirk*, and C.G. Fox.  1999.  An Acoustic Link Between Blue Whales In The Eastern Tropical Pacific And The Northeast Pacific.  Mar. Mam. Sci. 15(4): 1258-1268.

Stafford, K.M.*, C.G. Fox, D.S. Clark. 1998. Long-Range Acoustic Detection And Localization Of Blue Whale Calls In The Northeast Pacific Ocean.  J. Coust. Soc. Am. 104(6): 3616-3625.


FY 1998

Moore, S.E., K.M. Stafford*, M.E. Dahlheim, C.G. Fox, H.W. Braham, J.J. Polovina and D.E. Bain.  1998. Seasonal Variation in Fin Whale Call Reception at Five SOSUS Sites in the North Pacific.Marine Mammal Sci. 14(3): 617-626.