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Kadlu package release

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, MERIDIAN’s Data Analytics team is releasing a new ocean acoustics software package. Named Kadlu after the Inuit goddess that creates thundery weather, the package provides tools to accurately model ambient noise levels in the ocean. The first version of Kadlu includes methods for Read more…

Workshop Report on arXiv

The full report of the MERIDIAN-ONC workshop “Detection and Classification in Marine Bioacoustics with Deep Learning” held in November 2019 in Victoria, BC, has been finalized and can be found at https://arxiv.org/abs/2002.08249. We hope the report will serve both as a comprehensive summary of the discussions that took place at 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…

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