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Underwater acoustic habitat characterization of shallow marine waters

Period: September 2019 till March 2024
Status: In Progress

Thesaurus terms: Acoustics and acoustical devices, waves; PRINC_FUND - 1000 - Own budget, for example: patrimony, inscription fees, gifts; Underwater sound
 Institutes | Publication | Datasets 

Institutes (4) Top | Publication | Datasets 
  • Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), more, promotor
  • Interuniversitair Micro-Elektronica Centrum (IMEC), more, partner
  • Universiteit Gent (UGent), more, partner
  • Universiteit Gent; Faculteit Ingenieurswetenschappen en Architectuur; Departement Informatietechnologie; WAVES, more, partner

Underwater sound can give much more information than images, as Artificial Intelligence can be used to find acoustic features and model their relationship with ecological indicators. Sound can then be used as a monitoring tool for ecosystem health and characterization of acoustic habitats.

Datasets (4) Top | Institutes | Publication 
  • Acoustic data from drifts in the Belgian Part of the North Sea 2020-2021, more
  • Lifewatch observatory data: Broadband acoustic sensor network in the Belgian Part of the North Sea, more
  • PhD_Parcerisas: Broadband Acoustic Network dataset, more
  • PhD_Parcerisas: Broadband Acoustic Network dataset - Ambient Noise Trends in hybrid millidecade bands, more

Publication Top | Institutes | Datasets 
  • Parcerisas, C.; Roca, I.T.; Botteldooren, D.; Devos, P.; Debusschere, E. (2023). Categorizing shallow marine soundscapes using explained clusters. J. Mar. Sci. Eng. 11(3): 550., more

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