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The following publications (mostly scientific, but including some popular Newsletter articles) by Dolcotec’s Board members Preben Wik and Michiel Schotten can be downloaded for free:

            Schotten, M., Würsig, B., Orbach, D., Sexton, K. & Piwetz, S. (2013).  Broadband acoustic/video recordings and localisations of dusky dolphins (Lagenorhynchus obscurus) and short-beaked common dolphins (Delphinus delphis) in New Zealand.  Abstract of oral presentation at the 27th conference of the European Cetacean Society, Setúbal, Portugal, April 2013.  (PDF = 1.5 MB)

            Wik, P. (2011).  The Virtual Language Teacher: Models and applications for language learning using embodied conversational agents.   Ph.D. thesis, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden, 239 pp.  (PDF = 3.8 MB)

            Schotten, M. (2010).  Book review: The Dusky Dolphin: Master Acrobat off Different Shores.  Würsig, B. & Würsig, M., eds. (2010).  Aquatic Mammals 36(4): 410-412. (PDF = 0.1 MB)

            Wik, P., & Hjalmarsson, A. (2009).  Embodied conversational agents in computer assisted language learning.  Speech communication, 51(10): 1024-1037.  (PDF = 0.7 MB)

            Schotten, M., Lammers, M.O., Herzing, D.L., Sexton, K.D. & Au , W.W.L. (2007).  Application of a new diver-operated 4-channel acoustic/video device to record and localize high frequency dolphin sounds.  Abstract of oral presentation at the 21st conference of the European Cetacean Society, San Sebastian, Spain, April 2007.  (PDF = 0.2 MB)

            Lammers, M.O., Schotten, M. & Au, W.W.L. (2006).  The spatial context of free-ranging Hawaiian spinner dolphins (Stenella longirostris) producing acoustic signals.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 119(2): 1244-1250.  (PDF = 0.3 MB)

            Schotten, M. (2005).  “Kickass”: A new underwater audio/video recording system.   Notes from the field, Wild Dolphin Project, Fall issue, p. 5.  (PDF = 0.3 MB)

            Schotten, M., Au, W.W.L., Lammers, M.O. & Aubauer, R. (2004).  Echolocation recordings and localization of wild spinner dolphins (Stenella longirostris) and pantropical spotted dolphins (S. attenuata) using a four hydrophone array.  In: J.A. Thomas, C.F. Moss & M.M. Vater, eds., Echolocation in Bats and Dolphins.  University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL, pp. 393-400. (PDF = 4.1 MB)

            Wik, P. (2004).  What should we talk about?  The Interspecies Newsletter, Spring issue, pp. 1-4.  (PDF = 1.5 MB)

            Schotten, M. (2003).  The spatial context of burst pulse signals and whistles produced by Hawaiian spinner dolphins (Stenella longirostris).  Unpublished research report, 34 pp.  (PDF = 1.9 MB)

            Wik, P. (2002).  Building Bridges: A Cognitive Science Approach To A Human-Dolphin Dialog Protocol.  M.Sc. thesis, University of Oslo, Norway, 112 pp.  (PDF = 1.2 MB)

            Noordkamp, D.J.B., Schotten, M., Gieskes, W.W.C., Forney, L.J., Gottschal, J.C. & van Rijssel, M. (1998).  High acrylate concentrations in the mucus of Phaeocystis globosa colonies.  Aquatic Microbial Ecology 16(1): 45-52.  (PDF = 0.6 MB)

            Schotten, M.  (1997).  Echolocation recordings and localizations of free-ranging spinner dolphins (Stenella longirostris) and pantropical spotted dolphins (Stenella attenuata) using a four hydrophone array.  M.Sc. thesis, Groningen University, The Netherlands, 72 pp.  (PDF = 4.3 MB)