Julien Bonnel

Associate Scientist
Applied Ocean Physics & Engineering

Contact Information:
Work: +1 508 289 3059
Building: Bigelow

Mailing Address:

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
266 Woods Hole Rd.
MS# 11
Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050

Research Interests

Signal processing for ocean acoustics, non-stationary signal analysis
Passive acoustic monitoring, bioacoustics, ambient noise
Geoacoustic inversion, acoustical tomography, source localization
Normal mode propagation of sound in water

Selected Publications

Bonnel, J., Le Touze, G., Nicolas, B., & Mars, J. I. (2013). Physics-based time-frequency representations for underwater acoustics: Power class utilization with waveguide-invariant approximation. IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, 30(6), 120-129.

Bonnel, J., Dosso, S. E., & Ross Chapman, N. (2013). Bayesian geoacoustic inversion of single hydrophone light bulb data using warping dispersion analysis. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 134(1), 120-130.

Thode, A., Bonnel, J., Thieury, M., Fagan, A., Verlinden, C., Wright, D., ... & Crance, J. (2017). Using nonlinear time warping to estimate North Pacific right whale calling depths in the Bering Sea. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 141(5), 3059-3069.

Cazau, D., Bonnel, J., Jouma’a, J., Le Bras, Y., & Guinet, C. (2017). Measuring the Marine Soundscape of the Indian Ocean with Southern Elephant Seals Used as Acoustic Gliders of Opportunity. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 34(1), 207-223.


2017: HDR (Professor degree) Université de Bretagne Occidentale, France
2010: Ph.D. GIPSA-Lab // Université de Grenoble, France
2007: M.Sc. Université de Grenoble (Grenoble INP), France