Jennifer Miksis-Olds

Ocean Engineering
Phone: (603) 862-5147
Office: Center for Coastal & Ocean Mapping, Chase Ocean Engineering Lab, Durham, NH 03824
Jennifer Miksis-Olds


  • Ph.D., Oceanography(Chem.&Physical), University of Rhode Island
  • M.S., UMass- Dartmouth
  • B.A., Harvard University

Courses Taught

  • MARI 405: Intro Marine Mammal Sci Policy

Selected Publications

Duarte, C. M., Chapuis, L., Collin, S. P., Costa, D. P., Devassy, R. P., Eguiluz, V. M., . . . Juanes, F. (2021). The soundscape of the Anthropocene ocean. SCIENCE, 371(6529), 583-+. doi:10.1126/science.aba4658

Miksis-Olds, J. L., Rehm, E., Howe, B. M., Worcester, P. F., Haralabus, G., & Sagen, H. (2021). Envisioning a Global Multi-Purpose Ocean Acoustic Network. MARINE TECHNOLOGY SOCIETY JOURNAL, 55(3), 78. Retrieved from

Martin, S. B., Gaudet, B. J., Klinck, H., Dugan, P. J., Miksis-Olds, J. L., Mellinger, D. K., . . . Moors-Murphy, H. (2021). Hybrid millidecade spectra: A practical format for exchange of long-term ambient sound data. JASA EXPRESS LETTERS, 1(1). doi:10.1121/10.0003324

Al-Badrawi, M. H., Miksis-Olds, J. L., & Bradley, D. L. (2020). Bearing Stake 1977 revisited: An understanding of ambient sound sources in the Indian Ocean. JOURNAL OF THE ACOUSTICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA, 148(4), EL320-EL325. doi:10.1121/10.0002094

Seger, K. D., & Miksis-Olds, J. L. (2020). A decade of marine mammal acoustical presence and habitat preference in the Bering Sea. POLAR BIOLOGY, 43(10), 1549-1569. doi:10.1007/s00300-020-02727-x

Miksis-Olds, J. L., & Nichols, S. M. (2016). Is low frequency ocean sound increasing globally?. JOURNAL OF THE ACOUSTICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA, 139(1), 501-511. doi:10.1121/1.4938237

Parks, S. E., Miksis-Olds, J. L., & Denes, S. L. (2014). Assessing marine ecosystem acoustic diversity across ocean basins. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATICS, 21, 81-88. doi:10.1016/j.ecoinf.2013.11.003

Holliday, D. V., Donaghay, P. L., Greenlaw, C. F., McGehee, D. E., McManus, M. M., Sullivan, J. M., & Miksis, J. L. (2003). Advances in defining fine- and micro-scale pattern in marine plankton. AQUATIC LIVING RESOURCES, 16(3), 131-136. doi:10.1016/S0990-7440(03)00023-8

Miksis, J. L., Tyack, P. L., & Buck, J. R. (2002). Captive dolphins, Tursiops truncatus, develop signature whistles that match acoustic features of human-made model sounds. JOURNAL OF THE ACOUSTICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA, 112(2), 728-739. doi:10.1121/1.1496079

Connor, R. C., Heithaus, M. R., Berggren, P., & Miksis, J. L. (2000). "Kerplunking": Surface fluke-splashes during shallow-water bottom foraging by bottlenose dolphins. MARINE MAMMAL SCIENCE, 16(3), 646-653. doi:10.1111/j.1748-7692.2000.tb00959.x

Most Cited Publications