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Dr Paul Wensveen

Dr Paul Wensveen
Visiting Scholar


 

I’m a marine ecologist and acoustician working as a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Iceland. I'm also a Visiting Scholar with Prof Patrick Miller at the University of St Andrews.

Research interests: Effects of noise on wildlife, Animal behaviour and movement, Biologging and biotelemetry, Acoustic ecology, Quantitative ecology, and Sensory biology

Research ongoing: Behavioural effects of naval sonar on northern bottlenose and sperm whales and Ecological monitoring through passive acoustics of marine mammals and songbirds in Iceland.

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31 (of 31 published available) for pw234. (source: University of St Andrews PURE)
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Evidence for discrimination between feeding sounds of familiar fish and unfamiliar mammal-eating killer whale ecotypes by long-finned pilot whales Charlotte Curé, Saana Isojunno, Heike I Vester, Fleur Visser, Machiel Oudejans, Nicoletta Biassoni, Mathilde Massenet, Lucie Barluet de Beauchesne, Paul Wensveen, Lise D Sivle, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Patrick Miller
Animal Cognition 2019
Northern bottlenose whales in a pristine environment respond strongly to close and distant navy sonar signals Paul Wensveen, Saana Isojunno, Rune R. Hansen, Alexander M. Von Benda-beckmann, Lars Kleivane, Sander Van Ijsselmuide, Frans-peter A. Lam, Petter H. Kvadsheim, Stacy L. Deruiter, Charlotte Curé, Tomoko Narazaki, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Patrick Miller
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 2019 vol.286
Predicting acoustic dose associated with marine mammal behavioural responses to sound as detected with fixed acoustic recorders and satellite tags A.M. von Benda-Beckmann, Paul Wensveen, M. Prior, M.A. Ainslie, R. R. Hansen, Saana Isojunno, F.P.A. Lam, P.H. Kvadsheim, Patrick Miller
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 2019 vol.145 pp.1401-1416
Lack of behavioural responses of humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) indicate limited effectiveness of sonar mitigation Paul Wensveen, Petter H. Kvadsheim, Frans-Peter A. Lam, Alexander M. von Benda-Beckmann, Lise D. Sivle, Fleur Visser, Charlotte Cure, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Patrick Miller
Journal of Experimental Biology vol.220 pp.4150-4161
Assessing the effectiveness of ramp-up during sonar operations using exposure models Alexander M. Von Benda-Beckmann, Paul Wensveen, Petter H. Kvadsheim, Frans-Peter A Lam, Patrick Miller, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Michael A. Ainslie
2016 vol.875 pp.1197-1203
Biological significance of sperm whale responses to sonar: comparison with anti-predator responses Charlotte Curé, Saana Isojunno, Fleur Visser, Paul Wensveen, Lise D. Sivle, Petter H. Kvadsheim, Frans-Peter A. Lam, Patrick Miller
Endangered Species Research 2016 vol.31 pp.89-102
Controlled sonar exposure experiments on cetaceans in norwegian waters Frans-Peter A Lam, Petter H. Kvadsheim, Patrick Miller, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Michael A. Ainslie, Charlotte Cure, Lars Kleivane, Lise Doksaeter Sivle, Sander P. Van Ijsselmuide, Fleur Visser, Alexander M. Von Benda-Beckmann, Paul Wensveen, René P A Dekeling
2016 vol.875 pp.589-598
From physiology to policy Natacha Aguilar de Soto, Sascha Kate Hooker, Saana Isojunno, Mark Johnson, Patrick Miller, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Paul Wensveen, Carl Robert Donovan, Catriona M Harris, Danielle Harris, Laura Helen Marshall, Cornelia Sabrina Oedekoven, Rocio Prieto, Len Thomas
Proceedings of Meetings on Acoustics 2016 vol.27
Naval sonar disrupts foraging behaviour in humpback whales Lise D. Sivle, Paul Wensveen, Petter Kvadsheim, Frans-Peter A. Lam, Fleur Visser, Charlotte Cure, Catriona M Harris, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Patrick Miller
Marine Ecology Progress Series 2016 vol.562 pp.211-220
Separating underwater ambient noise from flow noise recorded on stereo acoustic tags attached to marine mammals Alexander M von Benda-Beckmann, Paul Wensveen, Filipa Isabel Pereira Samarra, S. Peter Beerens, Patrick Miller
Journal of Experimental Biology 2016 vol.219 pp.2271-2275
Sperm whales reduce foraging effort during exposure to 1-2 kH z sonar and killer whale sounds Saana Isojunno, Charlotte Cure, Petter Helgevold Kvadsheim, Frans Peter Alexander Lam, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Paul Wensveen, Patrick Miller
Ecological Applications 2016 vol.26 pp.77-93
Underwater equal-latency contours of a harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) for tonal signals between 0.5 and 125 kHz Paul Wensveen, Léonie A E Huijser, Lean Hoek, Ronald A. Kastelein
2016 vol.875 pp.1223-1228
A path reconstruction method integrating dead-reckoning and position fixes applied to humpback whales Paul Wensveen, Len Thomas, Patrick Miller
Movement Ecology 2015 vol.3
First indications that northern bottlenose whales are sensitive to behavioural disturbance from anthropogenic noise Patrick Miller, P H Kvadsheim, F P A Lam, Peter Lloyd Tyack, C Cure, Stacy Lynn De Ruiter, L Kleivane, L D Sivle, S P van IJsselmuide, F Visser, Paul Wensveen, A M von Benda-Beckmann, Lucía Martina Martín López, Tomoko Narazaki, Sascha Kate Hooker
Royal Society Open Science 2015 vol.2
How effectively do horizontal and vertical response strategies of long-finned pilot whales reduce sound exposure from naval sonar? Paul Wensveen, Alexander M von Benda-Beckmann, Michael A Ainslie, Frans-Peter A Lam, Petter H Kvadsheim, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Patrick Miller
Marine Environmental Research 2015 vol.106 pp.68-81
Predator sound playbacks reveal strong avoidance responses in a fight strategist baleen whale Charlotte Cure, Lise Doksaeter-Sivle, Fleur Visser, Paul Wensveen, Saana Isojunno, Catriona M Harris, Petter Kvadsheim, Frans-Peter Lam, Patrick Miller
Marine Ecology Progress Series 2015 vol.526 pp.267-282
Severity of expert-identified behavioural responses of humpback whale, minke whale, and northern bottlenose whale to naval sonar Lise D. Sivle, Petter H. Kvadsheim, Charlotte Cure, Saana Isojunno, Paul Wensveen, Frans-Peter A. Lam, Fleur Visser, Lars Kleivane, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Catriona M Harris, Patrick Miller
Aquatic Mammals 2015 vol.41 pp.469-502
Dose-response relationships for the onset of avoidance of sonar by free-ranging killer whales Patrick Miller, Ricardo Nuno Antunes, Paul Wensveen, Filipa Isabel Pereira Samarra, Ana Catarina De Carvalho Alves, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Petter H. Kvadsheim, Lars Kleivane, Frans-Peter A. Lam, Michael A. Ainslie, Len Thomas
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 2014 vol.135 pp.975-993
Equal latency contours and auditory weighting functions for the harbour porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) Paul Wensveen, Leonie A. E. Huijser, Lean Hoek, Ronald A. Kastelein
Journal of Experimental Biology 2014 vol.217 pp.359-369
High thresholds for avoidance of sonar by free-ranging long-finned pilot whales (Globicephala melas) Ricardo Nuno Antunes, P. H. Kvadsheim, F. P. A. Lam, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Len Thomas, Paul Wensveen, Patrick Miller
Marine Pollution Bulletin 2014 vol.83 pp.165-180
Modeling effectiveness of gradual increases in source level to mitigate effects of sonar on marine mammals. Alexander von Benda-Beckman, Paul Wensveen, Petter Kvadsheim, Frans Peter Lam, Patrick Miller, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Michael Ainslie
Conservation Biology 2014 vol.28 pp.119-128
The Severity of Behavioral Changes Observed During Experimental Exposures of Killer (Orcinus orca), Long-Finned Pilot (Globicephala melas), and Sperm (Physeter macrocephalus) Whales to Naval Sonar Patrick Miller, Petter H. Kvadsheim, Frans-Peter A. Lam, Paul Wensveen, Ricardo Nuno Antunes, Ana Catarina De Carvalho Alves, Fleur Visser, Lars Kleivane, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Lise Doksaeter Sivle
Aquatic Mammals 2012 vol.38 pp.362-401
Threshold received sound pressure levels of single 1-2 kHz and 6-7 kHz up-sweeps and down-sweeps causing startle responses in a harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) Ronald A Kastelein, Nele Steen, Robin Gransier, Paul Wensveen, Christ A F de Jong
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 2012 vol.131 pp.2325-2333
Effect of broadband-noise masking on the behavioral response of a harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) to 1-s duration 6-7 kHz sonar up-sweeps Ronald A Kastelein, Nele Steen, Christ de Jong, Paul Wensveen, Willem C Verboom
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 2011 vol.129 pp.2307-15
Near-threshold equal-loudness contours for harbor seals (Phoca vitulina) derived from reaction times during underwater audiometry Ronald A Kastelein, Paul Wensveen, John M Terhune, Christ A F de Jong
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 2011 vol.129 pp.488-95
The effect of signal duration on the underwater detection thresholds of a harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) for single frequency-modulated tonal signals between 0.25 and 160 kHz Ronald A Kastelein, Lean Hoek, Christ A F de Jong, Paul Wensveen
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 2010 vol.128 pp.3211-22
The effect of signal duration on the underwater hearing thresholds of two harbor seals (Phoca vitulina) for single tonal signals between 0.2 and 40 kHz Ronald A Kastelein, Lean Hoek, Paul Wensveen, John M Terhune, Christ A F de Jong
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 2010 vol.127 pp.1135-45
Critical ratios in harbor porpoises (Phocoena phocoena) for tonal signals between 0.315 and 150 kHz in random Gaussian white noise Ronald A Kastelein, Paul Wensveen, Lean Hoek, Whitlow W L Au, John M Terhune, Christ A F de Jong
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 2009 vol.126 pp.1588-1597
Underwater detection of tonal signals between 0.125 and 100 kHz by harbor seals (Phoca vitulina) Ronald A Kastelein, Paul Wensveen, Lean Hoek, Willem C Verboom, John M Terhune
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 2009 vol.125 pp.1222-1229
Underwater hearing sensitivity of harbor seals (Phoca vitulina) for narrow noise bands between 0.2 and 80 kHz Ronald A Kastelein, Paul Wensveen, Lean Hoek, John M Terhune
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 2009 vol.126 pp.476-483

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