Listening under the waves at Tl’ches

Author: Amalis Riera – Acoustic Data Analyst On Monday August 9, 2021, MERIDIAN team member Amalis Riera was invited to participate in Indigenous land-based learning and community engagement on the Tl’ches Islands as part of the Living Lab Project.    Tl’ches (Lekwungen name), also known as Chatham and Discovery Islands, are Read more…

MERIDIAN-ONC Workshop Report

Author: Oliver Kirsebom – Lead Acoustic Data Analyst On 21-22 November 2019, thirty researchers gathered in Victoria, BC for a workshop on Detection and Classification in Marine Bioacoustics with Deep Learning that has been organized by MERIDIAN and hosted by Ocean Networks Canada. The workshop was attended by about 30 Read more…

Ketos package release

Paving the way for deep-learning based sound detectors and classifiers Author:   Fabio Frazao and Oliver Kirsebom – MERIDIAN Data Analytics MERIDIAN’s data analytics team is excited to announce the first release of a software package for acoustic data analysis with neural networks. The package, named Ketos after the Ancient Read more…

PyBaR

A place where everyone shares your joy and frustration with scientific data analysis in Python and R PyBaR is an informal co-working group organized by MERIDIAN, which provides students and researchers at Dal with a space to discuss data analysis problems and computational challenges related to their research. PyBaR focuses Read more…

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