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Researcher: Kloser, R (Dr Rudy Kloser)

Fields of Research

Marine and estuarine ecology (incl. marine ichthyology)
Fisheries management
Fish physiology and genetics
Aquaculture and fisheries stock assessment
Conservation and biodiversity
Special vehicles
Acoustics and noise control (excl. architectural acoustics)
Marine geoscience
Acoustics and acoustical devices; waves
Physical geography and environmental geoscience
Fisheries sciences
Physical oceanography
Invertebrate biology
Pollution and contamination
Biological oceanography
Wildlife and habitat management

Research Objectives

Marine biodiversity
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Fisheries - wild caught
Expanding knowledge in the biological sciences
Assessment and management of terrestrial ecosystems
Other environmental management
Wild caught tuna
Expanding knowledge in engineering
Wild caught fin fish (excl. tuna)
Ecosystem adaptation to climate change
Management of noise and vibration from transport activities
Aquaculture fin fish (excl. tuna)
Oceanic processes (excl. in the Antarctic and Southern Ocean)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

In situ target strength estimates of visually verified orange roughy; ICES Journal of Marine Science
A combined acoustic and optical instrument for industry managed fisheries studies; Oceans 2014
A profiling acoustic and optical system (pAOS) for pelagic studies; prototype development and testing; OCEANS 2016
Acoustic biomass estimation of mesopelagic fish: backscattering from individuals, populations, and communities; ICES Journal of Marine Science
Biology and ecology of Irukandji jellyfish (Cnidaria: Cubozoa); Advances in Marine Biology
Characterising the acoustic footprint of Australia's new research vessel RV Investigator; 43rd International Congress on Noise Control Engineering 2014
Climate impacts and oceanic top predators: Moving from impacts to adaptation in oceanic systems; Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries
Deep water acoustic calibration facility: development of a platform; OCEANS 2016
Deep-scattering layer, gas-bladder density, and size estimates using a two-frequency acoustic and optical probe; ICES Journal of Marine Science
Developing active broadband acoustic methods to investigate the pelagic zone of the Great Australian Bight; 2nd Australasian Acoustical Societies Conference, ACOUSTICS 2016
Evaluating Geomorphic Features as Surrogates for Benthic Biodiversity on Australia's Western Continental Margin; Seafloor Geomorphology as Benthic Habitat: GeoHAB Atlas of Seafloor Geomorphic Features and Benthic Habitats
Identification and target strength of orange roughy (Hoplostethus atlanticus) measured in situ; Acoustical Society of America. Journal
Improved estimates of orange roughy biomass using an acoustic-optical system in commercial trawlnets; ICES Journal of Marine Science
In situ measurements of target strength with optical and model verification: A case study for blue grenadier, Macruronus novaezelandiae; ICES Journal of Marine Science
Indicators of recovery for orange roughy (Hoplostethus atlanticus) in eastern Australian waters fished from 1987; Fisheries Research
Influence on management advice of fishers acoustics - 10 year review of blue grenadier monitoring; Fisheries Research: An International Journal on Fishing Technology, Fisheries Science and Fisheries Management
Measurement of underwater noise from the RV Investigator; Acoustics 2015
Optimising fisheries management in relation to tuna catches in the western central Pacific Ocean: A review of research priorities and opportunities; Marine Policy
Optimization of a micronekton model with acoustic data; ICES Journal of Marine Science
Productivity enhances benthic species richness along an oligotrophic Indian Ocean continental margin; Global Ecology and Biogeography
Reducing bias due to noise and attenuation in open-ocean echo integration data; ICES Journal of Marine Science
Salp-falls in the Tasman Sea: a major food input to deep-sea benthos; Marine Ecology Progress Series
Seabed multi-beam back scatter mapping of the Australian continental margin; Acoustics Australia
The adaptation of acoustic data from commercial fishing vessels in resource assessment and ecosystem monitoring; Fisheries Research
The biological oceanography of the East Australian Current and surrounding waters in relation to tuna and billfish catches off eastern Australia; Deep-Sea Research. Part 2: Topical Studies in Oceanography
The trophodynamics of marine top predators: Current knowledge, recent advances and challenges; Deep-Sea Research. Part 2: Topical Studies in Oceanography
Towards an acoustic-based coupled observation and modelling system for monitoring and predicting ecosystem dynamics of the open ocean; Fish and Fisheries

Research Projects

Mesopelagic Southern Ocean Prey and Predators (MESOPP); European Commission (EC)

Research Candidate Supervision