Dr Rebecca Dunlop

Lecturer in Physiology

School of Veterinary Science
Faculty of Science
r.dunlop@uq.edu.au
+61 7 54601 963
0437 434 041

Overview

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Queen's University Belfast
  • Bachelor of Science, Queen's University Belfast

Publications

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Publications

Book

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Dunlop, Rebecca, Noad, Michael and Cato, Douglas (2013). Modification of humpback whale social sound repertoire and vocal source levels with increased noise. In: Proceedings of Meetings on Acoustics: ICA 2013 Montreal. ICA 2013: 21st International Congress on Acoustics, Montréal, QC, Canada, (010058.1-010058.6). 2-7 June, 2013. doi:10.1121/1.4799213

  • Cato, Douglas, McCauley, Robert, Noad, Michael, Dunlop, Rebecca, Kniest, Hendrick, Gales, Nicholas, Salgado Kent, Chandra, Paton, David, Noad, John, Jenner, Curt, Duncan, Alec and Maggi, Amos (2012). Acoustic issues in studies of behavioral response of humpback whales to seismic ramp-up and hard start. In: Acoustics 2012 Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong, (3457-3457). 13-18 May 2012. doi:10.1121/1.4709029

  • Dunlop, Rebecca A., Noad, Michael J. and Cato, Douglas H. (2012). Behavioral response studies: Problems with statistical power. In: Arthur N. Popper and Anthony Hawkins, The Effects of Noise on Aquatic Life. Second International Conference on the Effects of Noise on Aquatic Life, Cork, Ireland, (293-298). 15-20 August 2010. doi:10.1007/978-1-4419-7311-5_65

  • Dunlop. Rebecca (2012). High resolution data from DTAGS on the response of humpback whales to noise from seismic air guns. In: Acoustics 2012 Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong, (3522-3522). 13-18 May 2012. doi:10.1121/1.4709322

  • Cato, Douglas H., Noad, Michael J., Dunlop, Rebecca A., McCauley, Robert D., Gales, Nicholas J., Salgado Kent, Chandra P., Kniest, Hendrik, Paton, David, Jenner, K. Curt S., Noad, John, Maggi, Amos L., Parnum, Iain M. and Duncan, Alec J. (2012). Project BRAHSS: behavioural response of humpback whales to seismic surveys. In: Terrance McMinn, Acoustics 2012 Fremantle: Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Australian Acoustical Society (AAS2012). 2012 Annual Conference of the Australian Acoustical Society (AAS2012), Freemantle, WA, Australia, (). 21 - 23 November 2012.

  • Cato, D., Dunlop, R., Noad, M., McCauley, R., Salgado Kent, C., Kniest, H., Paton, D., Noad, J. and Jenner, C. (2012). Studies of the effectiveness of ramp-up as a mitigation method in impacts of noise on marine mammals. In: 11th European Conference on Underwater Acoustics, Edinburgh, Scotland, U.K., (23-23). 2-6 July 2012.

  • Noad, Michael, Dunlop, Rebecca and Cato, Douglas (2012). The Lombard effect in humpback whales. In: Acoustics 2012 Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong, (3456-3456). 13-18 May 2012. doi:10.1121/1.4709026

  • Dunlop, R., Noad, M. and Cato, D. (2011). Behavioural response studies in large marine mammals. In: Australian Marine Sciences Association, 48th Annual Conference, Fremantle WA, (). 3-7 July 2011.

  • Cato, D.H., Noad, M.J., Dunlop, R.A., McCauley, R.D., Gales, N.J., Salgado Kent, C.P., Paton, D., Kniest, H. and Noad, J. (2011). Behavioural responses of Australian humpback whales to seismic surveys. In: 4th conference on the Effects of Sound in the Ocean on Marine Mammals, Amsterdam, (). 5-8 September 2011.

  • Cato, D.H., Noad, M. J., Dunlop, R. A., McCauley, R., Salgado Kent, C., Gales, N. J., Kniest, H., Noad, J. and Paton, D. (2011). Behavioural responses of Australian humpback whales to seismic surveys. In: 161st meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Seattle, United States, (). 23-27 May 2011.

  • Cato, Douglas H., Dunlop, Rebecca A., McCauley, Robert D., Noad, Michael J., Parnum, Iain M., Savage, Mark, Gibbs, Susan, Donnelly, David and Blewett, Michelle (2011). Listening to ocean sounds: using underwater acoustics to study marine animals. In: Program and Abstracts for the 2011 meeting of the Australian Marine Sciences Association. Australian Marine Sciences Association 48th Annual Conference, Fremantle, Australia, (36-36). 3-7 July 2011.

  • Noad, Michael, Cato, Douglas, Dunlop, Rebecca and McCauley, Robert (2011). Measuring behavioural impacts of seismic surveys on humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae). In: Program and Abstracts for the 2011 meeting of the Australian Marine Sciences Association. Australian Marine Sciences Association 48th Annual Conference, Fremantle, Australia, (104-104). 3-7 July 2011.

  • Kavanagh, Ailbhe S., Dunlop, Rebecca A., Goldizen, Anne W. and Noad, Michael J. (2011). Measuring natural behavior in migrating humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae). In: 19th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals, Tampa, FL, United States, (). 27 November - 2 December 2011.

  • Rekdahl, M., Dunlop, R., Goldizen, A. and Noad, M. (2011). Sequence analysis of non-song social calls in migrating humpback whales. In: Society for Marine Mammalogy 19th Biennial Conference, Tampa, United States, (). 27 November - 3 December 2011.

  • Cato, Douglas H., Savage, Mark, Dunlop, Rebecca A., Parnum, Iain, Blewitt, Michelle, Gibbs, Sue, Donnelly, David, Cleary, Jane and McCauley, Robert D. (2010). Acoustic surveying for beaked whales in the Coral Sea as a mitigation measure for naval exercises. In: OCEANS 2010 IEEE. OCEANS'10 IEEE Sydney, OCEANSSYD 2010, Sydney, NSW, (). 24 27 May 2010. doi:10.1109/OCEANSSYD.2010.5603622

  • Cato, D., Noad, M. J., McCauley, R.D., Dunlop, R. A. and Gales, N. (2010). Behavioural Response Study with airguns and humpback whales.. In: APPEA National Environment Conference, Coolum, Australia, (). Aug 31 – Sep 2 2010.

  • Rekdahl, M. L., Dunlop, R. A., Goldizen, A. W. and Noad, M. J. (2010). Temporal variability in the social vocalization repertoire of humpback whales migrating off the east coast of Australia.. In: 24th Conference of the European Cetacean Society, Stralsund, Germany, (). 20-25 March 2010.

  • Noad, M. J., Dunlop, R. A., Cato, D. H. and McCauley, R. D. (2009). Australian acoustic behavioural response studies.. In: International Behavioral Response Study Workshop, Lerici, Italy, (). April 14-15 2009.

  • Dunlop, R. A., Noad, M. J., Cato, D. H., Miller, P. J. and Stokes, M. D. (2009). Playback experiments on the east coast of Australia. In: 3rd Intergovernmental Conference: The Effects of Sound in the Ocean on Marine Mammals, Lerici, Italy, (). 7-9 September 2009.

  • Cato, D.H., McCauley, R. D., Noad, M. J., Dunlop, R. A. and Gales, N. J. (2009). Proposal for a series of Controlled Exposure Experiments with air guns and Australian humpback whales. In: Proceedings : 3rd Intergovernmental Conference: The Effects of Sound in the Ocean on Marine Mammals. 3rd Intergovernmental Conference: The Effects of Sound in the Ocean on Marine Mammals, Lerici, Italy, (). 7-9 September 2009.

  • Dunlop, R.A., Cato, D. and Noad, Michael J. (2007). Changes in vocal amplitude during social interactions in the Humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae). In: 17th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals. 17th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals, Cape Town, South Africa, (1-2). 29 November - 3 December 2007.

  • Rekdahl, M. L., Noad, M. J., Dunlop, R. A. and Goldzien, A. (2007). Comparisons of acoustic behaviour between wild provisioned and wild unprovisioned bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops aduncus) in Moreton Bay, Australia. In: 17th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals, Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC), Cape Town, South Africa, (). 29 November - 3 December, 2007.

  • Rekdahl, M. L., Noad, M. J., Dunlop, R. A. and Goldizen, A. (2007). The acoustic behaviour of provisioned and non-provisioned bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops aduncus) in Moreton Bay, Australia. In: Proceedings of the 17th Biennial Meeting of the Society for Marine Mammalogy,. 17th Biennial Meeting of the Society for Marine Mammalogy, Cape Town, South Africa, (). 29 November- 3 December 2007.

  • Smith, J., Goldizen, A., Dunlop, R., Cato, D. and Noad, M. (2007). Variation in humpback whale song within a social context. In: 17th Biennial Conference of the Society for Marine Mammology, Cape Town, South Africa, (). 29 November - 3 December, 2007.

  • Cato, D.H., Noad, M. J., Stokes, M. D., Dunlop, R. A., Smith, J., Miller, P. J., Biassoni, N., Kniest, H., Noad, J, Thode, A. and Deane, G.B. (2006). Humpback Whale Acoustic Research Collaboration studies on the use of sound by humpback whales.. In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 151st Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Providence, RI, (3373). 5-9 June 2006.

  • Noad, M J, Dunlop, R A, Cato, H., Stokes, D, Miller, P. and Biassoni, N. (2006). Humpback whale social sounds: Sources levels and response to playback. In: Acoustical Society of America. Fourth Joint Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America and the Acoustical Society of Japan, Hawaii, (3012-3012). 28 November - 2 December 2006.

  • Dunlop, Rebecca A., Noad, Michael J., Cato, Douglas H. and Stokes, M. Dale (2006). Look who's talking: Social communication in migrating humpback whales. In: The journal of the Acoustical Society of America: Fourth Joint Meeting: ASA and ASJ. Fourth Joint Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America and the Acoustical Society of Japan, Hawaii, U.S., (3265-3266). 28 November - 2 December 2006.

  • Noad, Michael J., Dunlop, Rebecca A., Cato, Douglas H., Stokes, M. Dale, Miller, Patrick and Biassoni, Nicoletta (2006). The Humpback Whale acoustic research collaboration studies on the use of sound by humpback whales. In: The journal of the Acoustical Society of America: Fourth Joint Meeting: ASA and ASJ. Fourth Joint Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America and the Acoustical Society of Japan, Hawaii, (3012-3012). 28 November - 2 December 2006.

  • Krzyszvzyk, E., Dunlop, R. A., Paton, D., Noad, M. J. and Goold, J. (2005). Breaching by Humpback Whales during migration off the East Coast of Australia. In: The 16th Biennial Conf. on the Biology of Marine Mammals, California, USA, (). 12-16 December 2005.

  • Smith, J., Noad, M. J. and Dunlop, R. A. (2005). Male Humpback whales sing more while escorting females than with other males. In: Proceedings of The 16th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals. The 16th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals, San Diego, California, (). 12-16 December 2005.

  • Noad, M. J., Cato, D.H. and Dunlop, R. A. (2005). Spacing function for song in Humpback whales. In: Proceedings of The 16th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals. The 16th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals, San Diego, California, USA, (). 12-16 December, 2005.

  • Dunlop, R. A., Noad, M. J. and Cato, D.H. (2005). Widespread and contextural use of social communication in migrating Humpback whales. In: Proceedings of The 16th Biennial Conference. on the Biology of Marine Mammals. The 16th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals, San Diego, California, USA,, (). 12-16 December, 2005.

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

Completed Supervision