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    • 5 year-long monitoring of Barkley Canyon cold-seeps with the internet operated deep-sea crawler "Wally" 

      Chatzievangelou, Damianos; Thomsen, Laurez; Purser, Autun; Doya, Carolina; Aguzzi, Jacopo; Schwendner, Jacob; Duda, Alexander; Best, Mairi M.R.; Leo, Fabio De; Juniper, Kim (SARTI, 2016)
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      Despite the technological advances of the last decades (e.g. ROVs, AUVs, cabled observatories), our knowledge of most deep-sea environments is still strongly limited by spatio-temporal sampling and observational capabilities. ...
    • A decade of time series as produced by multiparametric ecological monitoring at the OBSEA 

      Francescangeli, Marco; Falahzadeh, Ahmad; Fornós Bautista, Andreu; Nogueras Cervera, Marc; Chatzievangelou, Damianos; Río Fernández, Joaquín del; Marini, Simone; Aguzzi, Jacopo (SARTI, 2021)
      Article
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      All biological processes, from molecular to physiology and behavioural, are essential for organisms to regulate their survival in response to the environment (e.g., irradiance and temperature) and to intra- or inter- specifc ...
    • A new coastal crawler prototype to expand the ecological monitoring radius of OBSEA cabled observatory 

      Falahzadehabarghouee, Ahmad; Toma, Daniel; Francescangeli, Marco; Chatzievangelou, Damianos; Nogueras Cervera, Marc; Martínez Padró, Enoc; Carandell Widmer, Matias; Tangerlini, Michael; Thomsen, Laurenz; Picardi, Giacomo; Le Bris, Marie; Aguzzi, Jacopo; Río Fernández, Joaquín del (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2023-04-18)
      Article
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      The use of marine cabled video observatories with multiparametric environmental data collection capability is becoming relevant for ecological monitoring strategies. Their ecosystem surveying can be enforced in real time, ...
    • A new colorimetrically-calibrated automated video-imaging protocol for day-night fish counting at the OBSEA coastal cabled observatory 

      Río Fernández, Joaquín del; Aguzzi, Jacopo; Costa, C.; Menesatti, Paolo; Sbragaglia, Valerio; Nogueras Cervera, Marc; Sardá Amills, Francesc; Manuel Lázaro, Antonio (2013-10-30)
      Article
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      Field measurements of the swimming activity rhythms of fishes are scant due to the difficulty of counting individuals at a high frequency over a long period of time. Cabled observatory video monitoring allows such a sampling ...
    • A new laboratory radio frequency identification (RFID) system for behavioural tracking of marine organisms 

      Sardà Amills, Francesc; Aguzzi, Jacopo; Sbragaglia, Valerio; Sarriá Gandul, David; García, José Antonio; Costa, Corrado; Río Fernández, Joaquín del; Manuel Lázaro, Antonio; Menesatti, Paolo (2011-10-11)
      Article
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      Radio frequency identification (RFID) devices are currently used to quantify several traits of animal behaviour with potential applications for the study of marine organisms. To date, behavioural studies with marine ...
    • A new tracking system to study the behaviour of species 

      Sarriá Gandul, David; Río Fernández, Joaquín del; Manuel Lázaro, Antonio; Roset Juan, Francesc Xavier; Aguzzi, Jacopo; Sardà, Francesc (2009)
      Conference report
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      A tracking system with RFID technology has been developed to measure the activity and behaviour of species in laboratory. It consists of different controllers which handle different RFID antennas. The controllers send the ...
    • Accuracy and precision studies for range-only underwater target tracking in shallow waters 

      Masmitjà Rusiñol, Ivan; Bouvet, Pierre-Jean; Gomáriz Castro, Spartacus; Aguzzi, Jacopo; Río Fernández, Joaquín del; Toma, Daniel (2017)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      This paper studies the precision, and the accuracy, of an underwater target tracking system, using range-only and single-beacon methods, in shallow waters environments. For this study, different field tests have been ...
    • Acoustic TAG tracking: First experiments 

      Masmitjà Rusiñol, Ivan; Gomáriz Castro, Spartacus; Río Fernández, Joaquín del; Kieft, B; O’Reilly, T; Aguzzi, Jacopo; Bouvet, Pierre-Jean (Centro de Desarrollo Tecnológico de Sistemas de Adquisición Remota y Tratamiento de la Información (SARTI), 2018)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Nowadays, the use of autonomous vehicles for ocean research has increased, since these vehicles have a better cost/performance ratio than crewed vessels or oceanographic ships. For example, autonomous surface vehicles ...
    • Acoustic tag tracking: first experiments 

      Masmitjà Rusiñol, Ivan; Gomáriz Castro, Spartacus; Río Fernández, Joaquín del; Kieft, B.; O'Reilly, Thomas; Aguzzi, Jacopo; Bouvet, P.J. (SARTI, 2018)
      Article
      Open Access
      Nowadays, the use of autonomous vehicles for ocean research has increased, since these vehicles have a better cost/performance ratio than crewed vessels or oceanographic ships. For example, autonomous surface vehicles can ...
    • Acoustic tracking of Nephrops norvegicus by networked moored hydrophones in a deep-sea no-take reserve of the North Western Mediterranean Sea 

      Masmitjà Rusiñol, Ivan; Gomáriz Castro, Spartacus; Río Fernández, Joaquín del; Navarro, Joan; Vigo Fernandez, Maria; Aguzzi, Jacopo; Bahamón Rivera, Nixon; García del Arco, José Antonio; Rotllant Estelrich, Guiomar; Company Claret, Joan Baptista (2020-12-01)
      Article
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      Knowing the displacement capacity and mobility patterns of fished marine resources is pivotal to establish effective conservation management strategies in marine ecosystems. Accurate behavioral information of deep-sea ...
    • Acoustic tracking of nephrops norvegicus by networked moored hydrophones in a deep-sea no-take reserve of the North Western Mediterranean Sea 

      Masmitjà Rusiñol, Ivan; Gomáriz Castro, Spartacus; Río Fernández, Joaquín del; Navarro, Joan; Vigo Fernandez, Maria; Aguzzi, Jacopo; Bahamón Rivera, Nixon; García, José Antonio; Rotllant Estelrich, Guiomar; Company Claret, Joan Baptista (2020-11-18)
      Research report
      Open Access
      Knowing the displacement capacity and mobility patterns of fished marine resources is pivotal to establish effective conservation management strategies in marine ecosystems. Accurate behavioral information of deep-sea ...
    • Advancing fishery-independent stock assessments for the Norway lobster (Nephrops norvegicus) with new monitoring technologies 

      Aguzzi, Jacopo; Chatzievangelou, Damianos; Bahamón Rivera, Nixon; Berry, Alan; Carreras, Marc; Company Claret, Joan Baptista; Costa, Corrado; Río Fernández, Joaquín del; Falahzadehabarghouee, Ahmad; Fifas, Spyros; Flögel, Sasha; Grinyó Andreu, Jordi; Jónasson, Jónas; Jonsson, Patrick; Lordan, Colm; Lundy, M.; Marini, Simone; Martinelli, Michela; Masmitjà Rusiñol, Ivan; Mirimin, Luca; Naseer, Atif; Navarro, Joan; Palomeras, Narcís; Picardi, Giacomo; Stefanni, Sergio; Vigo Fernandez, Maria; Vila Gordillo, Yolanda; Weetman, Adrian; Doyle, Jennifer (Frontiers Media, 2022-09-09)
      Article
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      The Norway lobster, Nephrops norvegicus, supports a key European fishery. Stock assessments for this species are mostly based on trawling and UnderWater TeleVision (UWTV) surveys. However, N. norvegicus are burrowing ...
    • An open-source control architecture for teleoperated underwater legged robots 

      Picardi, Giacomo; Carandell Widmer, Matias; Nogueras Cervera, Marc; Toma, Daniel; Río Fernández, Joaquín del; Aguzzi, Jacopo (SARTI, 2024)
      Article
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      Legged robots have achieved unprecedented performance in the terrestrial environment. The capability of legged agents to harness the contacts with the ground for locomotion, adapt their gait to negotiate regular terrains, ...
    • Annual rhythms of temporal niche partitioning in the Sparidae family are correlated to different environmental variables 

      Sbragaglia, Valerio; Núñez, Jesús D.; Dominoni, Davide; Coco, Salvatore; Fanelli, Emanuela; Azzurro, Ernesto; Marini, Simone; Nogueras Cervera, Marc; Ponti, M.; Río Fernández, Joaquín del; Aguzzi, Jacopo (Nature, 2019-02-08)
      Article
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      The seasonal timing of recurring biological processes is essential for organisms living in temperate regions. While ample knowledge of these processes exists for terrestrial environments, seasonal timing in the marine ...
    • Application of geometric-morphometric, hypersdectral imaging and molecular makers to the study of depth-driven diferences in populations of decapods (crustacea) 

      Aguzzi, Jacopo; Costa, Corrado; Batista Company, Juan; Antonucci, Francesca; Pallottino, Federico; Menesatti, Paolo; Canali, Emiliano; Giorgi, Stefano; Angelini, Claudio; Ketmaier, Valerio (SARTI (Technological Development Centre of Remote Acquisition and Data processing Systems), 2010-04-26)
      Article
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    • Area-only method for underwater tagged animals tracking usign autonomous vehicles 

      Masmitjà Rusiñol, Ivan; Gomáriz Castro, Spartacus; Río Fernández, Joaquín del; Kieft, B; O'Reilly, Thomas C.; Aguzzi, Jacopo; Bouvet, Pierre-Jean; Fannjiang, Clara; Katija, Kakani (2019)
      Conference report
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      The use of autonomous underwater vehicles for ocean research has increased as they have a better cost/performance ratio than crewed oceanographic vessels. For example, autonomous vehicles (e.g. a Wave Glider) can be used ...
    • Assessing the image concept drift at the OBSEA coastal underwater cabled observatory 

      Ottaviani, Ennio; Francescangeli, Marco; Gjeci, Nikolla; Río Fernández, Joaquín del; Aguzzi, Jacopo; Marini, Simone (Frontiers Media, 2022-04-07)
      Article
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      The marine science community is engaged in the exploration and monitoring of biodiversity dynamics, with a special interest for understanding the ecosystem functioning and for tracking the growing anthropogenic impacts. ...
    • Automated and colorimetric calibrated video-imaging protocol for the day-night counting of fishes at a cabled observatory 

      Río Fernández, Joaquín del; Aguzzi, Jacopo; Costa, Corrado; Menesatti, Paolo; Nogueras Cervera, Marc; Sardà, Francesc; Manuel Lázaro, Antonio (SARTI, 2014)
      Article
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    • Automated viedo-image analysis for the analysis of the behaviou of deep-water lobsters (nephrops norvegicus). 

      Pons, Sergi; Aguzzi, Jacopo; Piera Fernández, Jaume (SARTI (Technological Development Centre of Remote Acquisition and Data processing Systems), 2010-04-26)
      Article
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      In this study, we show the results of applying automated data processing to a set of videos previously used to manually monitor the period and the phase of activity rhythms of the deep-water Norway lobster Nephrops ...
    • Automatic detection and classification of coastal Mediterranean fish from underwater images: good practices for robust training 

      Catalán, I.A.; Álvarez Ellacuría, Amaya; Lisani, José Luis; Sánchez, Josep; Vizoro, Guillermo; Heinrichs Maquillón, Antoni Enric; Hinz, Hilmar; Alós, Josep; Signarioli, Marco; Aguzzi, Jacopo; Francescangeli, Marco; Palmer, Miquel (Frontiers Media, 2023-04-05)
      Article
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      Further investigation is needed to improve the identification and classification of fish in underwater images using artificial intelligence, specifically deep learning. Questions that need to be explored include the ...