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Prof Peter Tyack

Prof Peter Tyack
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Research Overview:

I am interested in the evolution of vocal learning in mammals and what effects this has on social behavior, especially mediating indvidual-specific relationships. My lab primarily studies cetaceans in the field, and we have developed new methods to sample behavior continuously from individuals. I am also concerned about the effects of anthropogenic sound on wildlife, and have studied effects of sounds such as naval sonar and airguns used for seismic survey on cetaceans. 

 

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Discrimination of fast click series produced by tagged Risso’s dolphins (Grampus griseus) for echolocation or communication Patricia Arranz Alonso, Stacy Lynn De Ruiter, Alison Stimpert, Ari Friedlaender, Jeremy Goldbogen, Fleur Visser, John Calambokidis, Brandon Southall, Peter Lloyd Tyack
Journal of Experimental Biology 2016 vol.219 pp.2898-2907

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