LIN, Tzu-Hao (Harry)

Head of MEIL

Marine ecology, underwater bioacoustics, ecological informatics, machine learning

Email: lintzuhao[at]gate.sinica.edu.tw

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LEE, Yi-Chun (Lily)

Lab manager (2021-now)

Email: k2105283[at]gate.sinica.edu.tw

Project: Using eDNA metabarcoding to assess the changes in fish communities in a marine protected area

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CHUANG, Tzu-Yi (Jesse)

Field manager (2022-now)

Email: jessechuang03[at]gmail.com

Project: Kayaking-based marine soundscape mapping: Observing the habitat disparity of snapping shrimp sounds

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CHEN, Sharon

Research Assistant (2023-now)

Email: cschen0313[at]gate.sinica.edu.tw

Project: Evaluating coral reef resilience to typhoons: A marine soundscape approach

HSU, Tzu-Yen

Research Assistant (2023-now, undergraduate and master student from 2020-2023)

Email: Ziyan1702[at]gate.sinica.edu.tw

Project 1: Diversity of fish sounds in Wanghaixiang Chaojing Bay Resource Conservation Area: Inter-annual and seasonal variability
Award of the 2022 Annual Meeting of the Ichthyological Society of Taiwan
Early Career Research Award of the XXVⅢ International Bioacoustics Congress

Project 2: Assessing the feasibility of using fish sound characteristics for taxonomic identification

TUNG, Wei-Chen

Research Assistant (2024-now, master student from 2021-2024)

Email: virgenia44[at]gmail.com

Project: Using passive acoustics and environmental DNA to monitor the fish communities of coral reefs
Award of the 5th Asia-Pacific Coral Reef Symposium

MATTOS, Felipe M. G.

Ph.D. Candidate (2023-now)

Biodiversity Program, Taiwan International Graduate Program, Academia Sinica and National Taiwan Normal University (co-advisor: Dr. Yoko Nozawa)

Project: Healthy and unhealthy reef aspects as drivers of reef fish recruitment and community structure

CHENG, Te-Yi

Undergraduate Intern (2022-now)

Department of Life Sciences, National Cheng Kung University

Project: Using eDNA metabarcoding to assess the spatial heterogeneity of fish communities off Kueishan Island
NSTC Research Grant for University Students (112-2813-C-001-034-B)

GAO, Yue-Yin

Undergraduate Intern (2022-now)

Department of Life Sciences, National Central University

Project: An automated transcription method for assessing the diversity of humpback whales songs
Award of the 2023 Congress of Animal Behavior and Ecology
NSTC Research Grant for University Students (112-2813-C-001-032-B)

LIN, Tsai-Shiuan

Undergraduate Intern (2023-now)

Department of Biological Resources, National Chiayi University

Project: Unveiling ecological dynamics off Kueishan Island through soundscape & eDNA

CHEN, Shan En

Undergraduate Intern (2023-now)

Department of Agronomy, National Taiwan University

Project: Exploring intra-specific variability using universal primers for eDNA metabarcoding

HSU, Ting Hsuan

Undergraduate Intern (2023-now)

Department of Life Sciences, National Chung Hsing University

Project: Using underwater soundscapes to assess the spatio-temporal heterogeneity of marine habitats off XiaoLiuqiu

Award of the 2024 Congress of Animal Behavior and Ecology

ALUMNI

HUANG, Siang-Ru

Master student (2020-2022)
School of Forestry & Resource Conservation, College of Bio-Resources & Agriculture, National Taiwan University

Thesis: Dynamics of forest soundscape under recreational pressure-A case study in Xitou Nature Education Area

HONG, Pei-Yi 

Summer Intern (2022)

Department of Geography, National Taiwan Normal University

Project: Spatial and seasonal variations of fish sound distribution off Kueishan Island, Taiwan

HSU, Yun-Fei

Master Intern (2020-2022)

Department of Informatics, Technische Universität München

Project: Exploring the echolocation behavior of Indo-Pacific humpback dolphins via audio source separation

WENG, Anita

Undergraduate Intern (2020-2022)

University of Michigan

Project: Exploring intra- and inter-specific variations of dolphin whistles via unsupervised feature learning

CHEANG, Ying-Chuey

Summer Intern (2022)

Department of Life Sciences, National Cheng Kung University

Project: Unveiling ecological dynamics off Kueishan Island through soundscape & eDNA