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2020

Amaral, J. L., J. H. Miller, G. R. Potty, K. J. Vigness-Raposa, A.S. Frankel, et al. (2020). Characterization of impact pile driving signals during installation of offshore wind turbine foundations. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 147 (4), 2323-2333. https://doi.org/10.1121/10.0001035

Frankel, A. S., P. J. Stein. (2020). Gray whales hear and respond to signals from a 21-25 kHz active sonar. Marine Mammal Science. https://doi.org/10.1111/mms.12700

2019

Clark, C. W., G. J. Gagnon, and A. S. Frankel. (2019). Fin Whale Singing Decreases with Increased Swimming Speed. Royal Society Open Science, 6(180525). https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.180525

Lin, Y.-T., A. E. Newhall, J. H. Miller, G. R. Potty, and K. J. Vigness-Raposa. (2019). A three-dimensional underwater sound propagation model for offshore wind farm noise prediction. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 145(5), EL335-EL340. https://doi.org/10.1121/1.5099560

Southall, B. L., J. J. Finneran, C. Reichmuth, P. E. Nachtigall, D. R. Ketten, A. E. Bowles, W. T. Ellison, D. P. Nowacek, and P. L. Tyack. (2019). Marine Mammal Noise Exposure Criteria: Updated Scientific Recommendations for Residual Hearing Effects. Aquatic Mammals, 45(2), 125-232. https://doi.org/10.1578/am.45.2.2019.125

2018

Cholewiak, D., C. W. Clark, D. Ponirakis, A. Frankel, L. T. Hatch, D. Risch, J. E. Stanistreet, M. Thompson, E. Vu, and S. M. Van Parijs. (2018). Communicating amidst the noise: modeling the aggregate influence of ambient and vessel noise on baleen whale communication space in a national marine sanctuary. Endangered Species Research, 36, 59-75. https://doi.org/10.3354/esr00875

Ellison, W. T., B. L. Southall, A. S. Frankel, K. Vigness-Raposa, and C. W. Clark. (2018). An Acoustic Scene Perspective on Spatial, Temporal, and Spectral Aspects of Marine Mammal Behavioral Responses to Noise. Aquatic Mammals, 44(3), 239-243. https://doi.org/10.1578/am.44.3.2018.239

Frankel, A. S. (2018). Sound. In B. Würsig, J. G. M. Thewissen, and K. M. Kovacs (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Marine Mammals (Third ed.): Academic Press.

2017

Frankel, A. S., M. Barkaszi, J. Martin, W. Poe, J. Giard, and K. Hunter. (2017). Explosive offshore structure removal noise measurements. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 141(5), 3848-3848. https://doi.org/10.1121/1.4988580

Frankel, A. S., and C. M. Gabriele. (2017). Predicting the acoustic exposure of humpback whales from cruise and tour vessel noise in Glacier Bay, Alaska, under different management strategies. Endangered Species Research, 34, 397-415. https://doi.org/10.3354/esr00857

2016

Ainslie, M. A., M. B. Halvorsen, R. P. A. Dekeling, R. M. Laws, A. J. Duncan, A. S. Frankel, K. D. Heaney, E. T. Küsel, A. O. MacGillivray, M. K. Prior, H. Ö. Sertlek, and D. G. Zeddies. (2016). Verification of airgun sound field models for environmental impact assessment. Proceedings of Meetings on Acoustics, 27, 070018. https://doi.org/10.1121/2.0000339

Ellison, W. T., R. Racca, C. W. Clark, B. Streever, A. S. Frankel, E. Fleishman, R. Angliss, J. Berger, D. Ketten, M. Guerra, M. Leu, M. McKenna, T. Sformo, B. Southall, R. Suydam, and L. Thomas. (2016). Modeling the aggregated exposure and responses of bowhead whales Balaena mysticetus to multiple sources of anthropogenic underwater sound. Endangered Species Research, 30, 95-108. https://doi.org/10.3354/esr00727

Fleishman, E., B. Streever, R. Angliss, C. W. Clark, W. T. Ellison, A. Frankel, J. Gedamke, M. Leu, M. McKenna, R. Racca, S. Simmons, and R. Suydam. (2016). Current Status of Development of Methods to Assess Effects of Cumulative or Aggregated Underwater Sounds on Marine Mammals. In A. N. Popper and A. Hawkins (Eds.), The Effects of Noise on Aquatic Life II (Vol. 875, pp. 303-311): Springer New York.

Frankel, A. S., K. Vigness-Raposa, J. Giard, A. White, and W. T. Ellison. (2016). Exposures v. Individuals: Effects of varying movement patterns and animal behavior on long-term animat model exposure predictions. Proceeding of Meetings in Acoustics, 27(1), 010038. https://doi.org/10.1121/2.0000351

Giard, J. L., K. J. Vigness-Raposa, A. S. Frankel, and W. T. Ellison. (2016). Visualization of Spatially Explicit Acoustic Layers in an Underwater Soundscape. Proceeding of Meetings in Acoustics, 27(1).

2015

Frankel, A. S., W. T. Ellison, K. J. Vigness-Raposa, J. L. Giard, and B. L. Southall. (2015). Stochastic Modeling Of Behavioral Response To Anthropogenic Sounds Third International Conference on the Effects of Noise on Aquatic Life (pp. 321-329). Budapest, Hungary.

Rice, A. N., J. L. Morano, K. B. Hodge, D. P. Salisbury, C. A. Muirhead, A. S. Frankel, M. Feinblatt, and C. W. Clark. (2015). Baseline Bioacoustic Characterization For Offshore Renewable Energy Development In The North Carolina And Georgia Wind Planning Areas. New Orleans, LA.

2014

Frankel, A. S., J. L. Giard, K. J. Vigness-Raposa, and G. Potty. (2014). Spectrum Geo Acoustic Propagation and Animal Acoustic Exposure Modeling Report Report Number TN-14-038

Frankel, A. S., D. Zeddies, P. Simard, and D. Mann. (2014). Whistle source levels of free-ranging bottlenose dolphins and Atlantic spotted dolphins in the Gulf of Mexico. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 135(3), 1624–1631.

Popper, A. N., A. D. Hawkins, R. R. Fay, D. A. Mann, S. Bartol, T. J. Carlson, S. Coombs, W. T. Ellison, R. L. Gentry, M. B. Halvorsen, S. Løkkeborg, P. H. Rogers, B. L. Southall, D. G. Zeddies, and W. N. Tavolga. (2014). Sound Exposure Guidelines for Fishes and Sea Turtles (Vol. ASA S3/SC1.4 TR-2014, pp. 73): Acoustical Society of America.

Risch, D., P. J. Corkeron, W. T. Ellison, and S. M. V. Parijs. (2014). Formal Comment to Gong et al.: Ecosystem Scale Acoustic Sensing Reveals Humpback Whale Behavior Synchronous with Herring Spawning Processes and Re-Evaluation Finds No Effect of Sonar on Humpback Song Occurrence in the Gulf of Maine in Fall 2006. PLoS One, 9(10), e109225. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0109225.g001

Southall, B. L., C. W. Clark, W. Ellison, D. Mann, and D. Tollit. (2014). Analytical framework for assessing potential effects of seismic airgun surveys on marine mammals in the Gulf of Mexico (GOMEX)

Vigness-Raposa, K. J., A. S. Frankel, J. L. Giard, K. T. Hunter, and W. T. Ellison. (2014). Acoustic Scene Metrics for Spatial Planning. Paper presented at the 167th mtg Ac. Soc. Am. May 2014.

Vigness-Raposa, K. J., G. Scowcroft, H. Morin, and C. Knowlton. (2014). Underwater Acoustics for everyone. Acoustics Today(Spring), 50-59.

2013

DeRuiter, S. L., I. L. Boyd, D. E. Claridge, C. W. Clark, C. Gagnon, B. L. Southall, and P. L. Tyack. (2013). Delphinid whistle production and call matching during playback of simulated military sonar. Marine Mammal Science, 29(2), E46-E59. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1748-7692.2012.00587.x

Ellison, W. T. (2013). Enivornmental Assessment for Marine Vibroseis, an update. Paper presented at the Quieting Technologies For Reducing Noise During Seismic Surveying And Pile Driving Workshop, Silver Spring, MD.

Fleishman, E., B. Streever, R. Angliss, C. Clark, W. T. Ellison, A. Frankel, S. Simmons, and R. Suydam. (2013). Assessment of cumulative effects of anthropogenic underwater sound on marine mammals. Paper presented at the Effects of Noise on Aquatic Life IIi, Budapest, Hungary.

Frankel, A. S., W. T. Ellison, K. J. Vigness-Raposa, J. L. Giard, and B. L. Southall. (2013). Stochastic Modeling Of Behavioral Response To Anthropogenic Sounds. Paper presented at the Third International Conference on the Effects of Noise on Aquatic Life, Budapest, Hungary.

Frankel, A. S., B. Goodwin, K. Kirk, M. Walsh, D. L. Hawthorne, C. M. Gabriele, S. Yin, M. Taylor, J. Krueger, and C. H. Greene. (2013). Use of Wave Gliders in acoustic tracking of humpback whales. Paper presented at the 20th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals.

2012

Ellison, W. T., and A. S. Frankel. (2012). A Common Sense Approach to Source Metrics. In A. N. Popper and A. Hawkins (Eds.), The Effects of Noise on Aquatic Life (pp. 433-438): Springer.

Ellison, W. T., B. L. Southall, C.W. Clark, and A. S. Frankel. (2012). A new context-based approach to assess marine mammal behavioral responses to anthropogenic sounds. Conservation Biology, 26(1), 21-28. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1523-1739.2011.01803.x

Frankel, A. S., and K. Hunter. (2012). Acoustic Monitoring of Pile Driving Event, Sloop Channel Bridge, Jones Beach, NY

Halvorsen, M. B., D. G. Zeddies, W. T. Ellison, D. R. Chicoine, and A. N. Popper. (2012). Effects of mid-frequency active sonar on hearing in fish. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 131(1), 599-607. https://doi.org/10.1121/1.3664082

Hatch, L. T., C. W. Clark, S. M. Van Parijs, A. S. Frankel, and D. W. Ponirakis. (2012). Quantifying loss of acoustic communication space for right whales in and around a U.S. National Marine Sanctuary. Conservation Biology, 26(6), 983-994. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1523-1739.2012.01908.x

Risch, D., P. J. Corkeron, W. T. Ellison, and S. M. Van Parijs. (2012). Changes in Humpback Whale Song Occurrence in Response to an Acoustic Source 200 km Away. PLoS One, 7(1), e29741. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0029741.g001

Streever, B., W. T. Ellison, A. S. Frankel, R. Racca, C. Clark, E. Fleishman, R. Angliss, M. Guerra, M. Leu, T. Sformo, R. Suydam, and B. Southall. (2012). Early progress and challenges in assessing aggregate sound exposure and associated effects on marine mammals. Proceedings of the Society of Petroleum Engineers / Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association International Conference on Health, Safety and Environment in Oil and Gas Exploration and Production.

2011

Racca, R., C. Clark, W. T. Ellison, B. Southall, and A. Frankel. (2011). Assessment of Cumulative Effects of Underwater Sound: A Methodology and Case Study. Paper presented at the 9th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals, Tampa, FL.

Vigness-Raposa, K., W. Ellison, and B. Southall. (2011, November 7-8, 2011). Individual-based approach to integrating activities for marine spatial planning. Paper presented at the 3rd Annual New England Marine Renewable Energy Center Technical Conference, Cambridge, MA.

2010

Gabriele, C. M., C. W. Clark, A. S. Frankel, and B. Kipple. (2010). Glacier Bay’s Underwater Sound Environment: The Effects of Cruise Ship Noise on Humpback Whale Habitat.

Miller, J. H., G. R. Potty, K. Vigness-Raposa, D. Casagrande, L. A. Miller, J. Nystuen, and P. M. Scheifele. (2010). Acoustic Noise and Electromagnetic Study in Support of the Rhode Island Ocean SAMP

Simard, P., A. L. HIbbard, K. A. McCallister, A. S. Frankel, D. G. Zeddies, G. M. Sisson, S. Gowans, E. A. Forys, and D. A. Mann. (2010). Depth dependent variation of the echolocation pulse rate of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 127(1), 568-578.

Southall, B. L., A. S. Frankel, and W. T. Ellison. (2010). Predicting Acoustic Impact: Considering Individuals vs. Populations.( Invited Presentation, ASA meeting)

Vigness-Raposa, K. J., R. D. Kenney, M. L. Gonzalez, and P. V. August. (2010). Spatial patterns of humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) sightings and survey effort: Insight into North Atlantic population structure. Marine Mammal Science, 26(1), 161-175.

2009

Clark, C. W., W. T. Ellison, L. T. Hatch, R. L. Merrick, M. Van Parijs Sofie, and D. N. WIley. (2009). An Ocean Observing System for Large-Scale Monitoring and Mapping of Noise Throughout the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary

Clark, C. W., W. T. Ellison, B. L. Southall, L. Hatch, S. M. Van Parijs, A. Frankel, and D. Ponirakis. (2009). Acoustic masking in marine ecosystems: intuitions, analysis, and implication. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 395, 201-222. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps08402

Ellison, W. T., C. L. Schroeder, D. Zeddies, and A. S. Frankel. (2009). Marine assessment, decision, and planning tool for protected species: Phase I Final Report. Middleton, RI

Frankel, A. S., D. Zeddies, P. Simard, and D. Mann. (2009). Whistle Source Levels of Bottlenose and Spotted Dolphins from the Gulf of Mexico and predictions of their range of audibility for remote monitoring. Paper presented at the The 18th biennial conference on the biology of marine mammals, Quebec.

Vigness-Raposa, K. J., W. T. Ellison, A. S. Frankel, D. Zeddies, C. L. Schroeder, P. V. August, C. Damon, and C. LaBash. (2009). Comprehensive, integrated database of elements contributing to bottom and volume clutter. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.

2008

Ellison, W. T. (2008). Marine Animal Clutter. SAST Advanced Development Workshop, NSWC Carderock.

Frankel, A., and A. D. Driscoll-Lind. (2008). Trends in Ambient Noise over multiple time scales off Kaloko-Honokōhau National Historic Park, Island of Hawai‘i

Southall, B. L., A. E. Bowles, W. T. Ellison, J. J. Finneran, R. L. Gentry, C. R. Greene, D. Kastak, D. R. Ketten, J. H. Miller, P. E. Nachtigall, W. J. Richardson, J. A. Thomas, and P. L. Tyack. (2008). Marine Mammal Noise-Exposure Criteria: Initial Scientific Recommendations. Bioacoustics, 17(1-3), 273-275. https://doi.org/10.1080/09524622.2008.9753846

Vigness-Raposa, K. J., G. Scowcroft, C. Knowlton, and P. F. Worcester. (2008). The Discovery of Sound in the Sea Web Site: An Educational Resource. Bioacoustics, 17(1-3), 348-350. https://doi.org/10.1080/09524622.2008.9753873

Zoidis, A. M., M. A. Smultea, A. S. Frankel, J. Hopkins, A. Day, S. Ertl, A. Whitt, and D. Fertl. (2008). Sounds attributed to humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) calves recorded in Hawai‘i. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 123(3), 1737-1746.

2007

Arvelo, J. I., C. Monjo, B. Newhall, A. S. Frankel, R. H. Love, and W. T. Ellison. (2007). Advanced Physics-Based Modeling of Discrete Clutter and Diffuse Reverberation in the Littoral Environment: Phase II Report (STTR N03-T011)

Davidson, J., A. S. Frankel, W. T. Ellison, S. Summerfelt, A. N. Popper, P. Mazik, and J. Bebak. (2007). Minimizing noise in fiberglass aquaculture tanks: Noise reduction potential of various retrofits. Aquacultural Engineering, 37(2), 125-131.

Haviland-Howell, G., A. S. Frankel, C. M. Powell, A. Bocconcelli, R. L. Herman, and L. S. Sayigh. (2007). Recreational boating traffic: A chronic source of anthropogenic noise in the Wilmington, North Carolina Intracoastal Waterway. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 122(1), 151-160.

Southall, B. L., A. E. Bowles, W. T. Ellison, J. J. Finneran, R. L. Gentry, C. R. Greene, Jr., D. Kastak, D. R. Ketten, J. H. Miller, P. E. Nachtigall, W. J. Richardson, J. A. Thomas, and P. L. Tyack. (2007). Marine mammal noise exposure criteria: Initial scientific recommendations Aquatic Mammals, 33(4), 411-521. https://doi.org/10.1578/AM.33.4.2007.411

Vigness-Raposa, K. J., A. S. Frankel, G. Sisson, W. T. Ellison, and C. Damon. (2007). Marine wildlife behavior database for estimating environmental impacts. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 122(5), 3059.

Wysocki, L. E., J. W. D. III, M. E. Smith, A. S. Frankel, W. T. Ellison, P. M. Mazik, A. N. Popper, and J. Bebak. (2007). Effects of aquaculture production noise on hearing, growth, and disease resistance of rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss. Aquaculture, 272, 687-697. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aquaculture.2007.07.225

2006

Frankel, A. S. and Vigness-Raposa, K.J. (2006). Marine Animal Behavioral Analysis. Marine Acoustics, Inc., Annapolis, August 31, 2006.