MERIDIAN Receives Large CFI Award

As demand for resources continues to grow, nations turn their attention to the oceans, not least Canada with its world’s longest coastline. Along with the changing climate, the increased human presence impacts the marine ecosystems, especially in the Arctic. Therefore, to ensure sustainable use of marine resources, we must keep Read more…

Joint DFO/MERIDIAN Webinar

On April 6th, MERIDIAN hosted a 2-hour webinar entitled “Deep Dive into the Artificial Intelligence efforts at DFO”. In case you missed it, you can view a video recording of the entire event on our YouTube channel, or browse the presentation slides in our Presentation Archive. Enjoy!

MERIDIAN Winter Webinar Series

In the coming months, MERIDIAN is organizing a number of webinars under the common theme of ‘Novel software tools for ocean acoustics’. The first webinar in the series takes place on Wednesday November 18th and deals with modelling and visualization of underwater soundscapes. Registration is free, but participation is limited, Read more…

Ketos v2.1

Check out the latest version of Ketos at https://docs.meridian.cs.dal.ca/ketos/. The new release includes several new neural network architectures and a brand new tutorial demonstrating how to build a deep learning acoustic detector.

Upcoming data management workshops

This month, we are organizing another series workshops on ocean data management. Compared to the workshops held in June, these workshops will take a more practical approach, giving participants the opportunity to dive into the various aspects of the data (management) life cycle through a number of guided hands-on sessions. Read more…

New Software Product: Kedgi

If you would like to use one of MERIDIAN’s deep learning algorithms on your acoustic data, but aren’t comfortable with the command line interface or programming in Python, don’t despair. Now Kedgi is here to help you! Kedgi provides a user-friendly graphical interface enabling you to run MERIDIAN acoustic detection Read more…

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