Dr Mark Johnson

Dr Mark Johnson
Senior Research Fellow


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Recent publications listed in research@st-andrews
Sørensen, PM, Wisniewska, DM, Jensen, FH, Johnson, M, Teilmann, J & Madsen, PT 2018, 'Click communication in wild harbour porpoises (Phocoena phocoena)' Scientific Reports, vol 8, 9702. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-28022-8
Wisniewska, DM, Johnson, M, Teilmann, J, Siebert, U, Galatius, A, Dietz, R & Madsen, PT 2018, 'High rates of vessel noise disrupt foraging in wild harbour porpoises (Phocoena phocoena)' Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, vol 285, no. 1872, 20172314. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2017.2314
Fiore, G, Anderson, E, Garborg, CS, Murray, M, Johnson, M, Moore, MJ, Howle, L & Shorter, KA 2017, 'From the track to the ocean: using flow control to improve marine bio-logging tags for cetaceans' PLoS One, vol 12, no. 2, e0170962. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0170962
Elmegaard, S, Johnson, M, Madsen, P & McDonald, B 2016, 'Cognitive control of heart rate in diving harbor porpoises' Current Biology, vol 26, no. 22, pp. R1175-R1176. DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2016.10.020
Wisniewska, DM, Johnson, M, Teilmann, J, Rojano-Doñate, L, Shearer, J, Sveegaard, S, Miller, LA, Siebert, U & Madsen, PT 2016, 'Ultra-high foraging rates of harbor porpoises make them vulnerable to anthropogenic disturbance' Current Biology, vol 26, no. 11, pp. 1441-1446. DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2016.03.069
Oliveira, C, Wahlberg, M, Silva, MA, Johnson, M, Antunes, R, Wisniewska, DM, Fais, A, Gonçalves, J & Madsen, PT 2016, 'Sperm whale codas may encode individuality as well as clan identity' Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol 139, no. 5, pp. 2860-2869. DOI: 10.1121/1.4949478
Johnson, M & Atkins, J 2016, A Low-Cost Open-Source Acoustic Recorder for Bioacoustics Research. in The Effects of Noise on Aquatic Life II . Springer-Verlag, New York, pp. 65-71. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4939-2981-8_8
Wisniewska, DM, Ratcliffe, JM, Beedholm, K, Christensen, CB, Johnson, M, Koblitz, JC, Wahlberg, M & Madsen, PT 2015, 'Range-dependent flexibility in the acoustic field of view of echolocating porpoises (Phocoena phocoena)' eLife, vol 4, e05651. DOI: 10.7554/eLife.05651
Merchant, ND, Fristrup, KM, Johnson, MP, Tyack, PL, Witt, MJ, Blondel, P & Parks, SE 2015, 'Measuring acoustic habitats' Methods in Ecology and Evolution, vol 6, no. 3, pp. 257-265. DOI: 10.1111/2041-210X.12330
Suberg, L, Wynn, RB, Kooij, JVD, Fernand, L, Fielding, S, Guihen, D, Gillespie, D, Johnson, M, Gkikopoulou, KC, Allan, IJ, Vrana, B, Miller, PI, Smeed, D & Jones, AR 2014, 'Assessing the potential of autonomous submarine gliders for ecosystem monitoring across multiple trophic levels (plankton to cetaceans) and pollutants in shallow shelf seas' Methods in Oceanography, vol 10, pp. 70-89. DOI: 10.1016/j.mio.2014.06.002
Madsen, P, Aguilar de Soto, N, Tyack, PL & Johnson, M 2014, 'Beaked whales' Current Biology, vol 24, no. 16, pp. R728-R730. DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2014.06.041
Shorter, KA, Murray, MM, Johnson, M, Moore, M & Howle, LE 2014, 'Drag of suction cup tags on swimming animals: modeling and measurement' Marine Mammal Science, vol 30, no. 2, pp. 726-746. DOI: 10.1111/mms.12083
Johnson, M 2014, On-Animal methods for studying echolocation in free-ranging animals. in Springer Handbook of Auditory Research: Biosonar. Springer-Verlag, New York. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4614-9146-0_7
Aguilar de Soto, N, Delorme, N, Atkins, J, Howard, S, Williams, J & Johnson, M 2013, 'Anthropogenic noise causes body malformations and delays development in marine larvae' Scientific Reports, vol 3, 2831. DOI: 10.1038/srep02831
Wisniewska, DM, Johnson, M, Beedholm, K, Wahlberg, M & Madsen, PT 2012, 'Acoustic gaze adjustments during active target selection in echolocating porpoises' Journal of Experimental Biology, vol 215, no. 24, pp. 4358-4373. DOI: 10.1242/jeb.074013
Aguilar de Soto, N, Madsen, PT, Tyack, P, Arranz, P, Marrero, J, Fais, A, Revelli, E & Johnson, M 2012, 'No shallow talk: Cryptic strategy in the vocal communication of Blainville's beaked whales' Marine Mammal Science, vol 28, no. 2, pp. E75-E92. DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-7692.2011.00495.x

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Dr Mark Johnson
Scottish Oceans Institute
East Sands
University of St Andrews
St Andrews
KY16 8LB

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fax: 01334 463443


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