Dr Tiago Marques

Dr Tiago Marques
Research Fellow


Extending distance sampling under situations for which the conventional methods do not hold, namely in the presence of measurement error and non uniform distribution of animals with respect to samplers. Estimating cetacean abundance using passive acoustic data.

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Recent publications listed in research@st-andrews
Marques, TA, Thomas, L, Kery, M, Buckland, ST, Borchers, DL, Rexstad, E, Fewster, RM, Mackenzie, DI, Royle, JA, Guillera-Arroita, G, Handel, CM, Pavlacky, DC & Camp, RJ 2017, 'Model-based approaches to deal with detectability: a comment on Hutto (2016a)' Ecological Applications, vol 27, no. 5, pp. 1694-1698. DOI: 10.1002/eap.1553
Romagosa, M, Cascão, I, Merchant, ND, Lammers, MO, Giacomello, E, Marques, TA & Silva, MA 2017, 'Underwater ambient noise in a baleen whale migratory habitat off the Azores' Frontiers in Marine Science, vol 4, 109. DOI: 10.3389/fmars.2017.00109
Vacquié-Garcia, J, Lydersen, C, Marques, TA, Aars, J, Ahonen, H, Skern-Mauritzen, M, Øien, N & Kovacs, KM 2017, 'Late summer distribution and abundance of ice-associated whales in the Norwegian High Arctic' Endangered Species Research, vol 32, pp. 59-70. DOI: 10.3354/esr00791
Pimentel, MS, Faleiro, F, Marques, T, Bispo, R, Dionísio, G, Faria, AM, Machado, J, Peck, MA, Pörtner, H, Pousão-Ferreira, P, Gonçalves, EJ & Rosa, R 2016, 'Foraging behaviour, swimming performance and malformations of early stages of commercially important fishes under ocean acidification and warming' Climatic Change, vol 137, no. 3, pp. 495-509. DOI: 10.1007/s10584-016-1682-5
Hildebrand, J, Baumann-Pickering, S, Frasier, K, Trickey, J, Merkens, K, Wiggins, S, McDonald, M, Garrison, L, Harris, D, Marques, TA & Thomas, L 2015, 'Passive acoustic monitoring of beaked whale densities in the Gulf of Mexico' Scientific Reports, vol 5, 16343. DOI: 10.1038/srep16343
Marques, TA & Thomas, L 2015, A description of LATTE outputs. CREEM Technical Report, no. 2015-2, University of St Andrews.
Marques, TA, Shaeffer, J, Moretti, D & Thomas, L 2015, Procedure description: using AUTEC’s hydrophones surrounding a DTAGed whale to obtain localizations. CREEM Technical Report, no. 2015-1, University of St Andrews.
Laplanche, C, Marques, TALO & Thomas, LJ, Accompanying Marine Mammals into the Abyss: The Benefits of Electronic Tag Data for Undersea Tracking, 2015, Web publication/site, Blog post on the Official blog of Methods in Ecology and Evolution.
Marques, TA, Buckland, ST, Borchers, DL, Rexstad, E & Thomas, L 2014, Distance Sampling. in M Lovric (ed.), International Encyclopedia of Statistical Science. Springer, pp. 398. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-04898-2_214
Kun-Rodrigues, C, Salmona, J, Besolo, A, Rasolondraibe, E, Rabarivola, C, Marques, TA & Chikhi, L 2014, 'New density estimates of a threatened sifaka species (Propithecus coquereli) in Ankarafantsika National Park' American Journal of Primatology, vol 76, no. 6, pp. 515–528. DOI: 10.1002/ajp.22243
Valente, AM, Fonseca, C, Marques, TA, Santos, JP, Rodrigues, R & Torres, RT 2014, 'Living on the edge: Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) density in the margins of Its geographical range' PLoS One, vol 9, no. 2, e88459. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0088459
Marques, JT, Ramos Pereira, MJ, Marques, TA, Santos, CD, Santana, J, Beja, P & Palmeirim, JM 2013, 'Optimizing sampling design to deal with mist-net avoidance in Amazonian birds and bats' PLoS One, vol 8, no. 9, 74505. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0074505
Marques, TALO, Buckland, ST, Borchers, DL, Rexstad, E & Thomas, L 2011, Distance sampling. in M Lovric (ed.), International Encyclopedia of Statistical Science. Springer-Verlag, pp. 398-400. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-04898-2_214

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Dr Tiago Marques
The Observatory
Buchanan Gardens
University of St Andrews
St Andrews
KY16 9LZ

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