Technician
Centre for Earth Observation Science

573 Wallace Building
125 Dysart Rd
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2M6
204-272-1674
emma.ausen@umanitoba.ca
ORCID: 0000-0002-9719-1354

 

Academic Background

MSc, University of Manitoba (2022)- Environment and Geography
BS, University of Manitoba (2018)- Environmental Science

Research Interests

My primary role is to support research initiatives including projects centered on oceanography and ecology in the Hudson Bay. My research background includes geospatial analysis, habitat modelling, and remote sensing. 

Recent and Significant Publications

Ausen, E., Marcoux, M., Chan, W., & Barber, D. G. (2022). Beluga (Delphinapterus leucas) response to personal watercraft and motorized whale watching vessels in the Churchill River estuary. Frontiers in Marine Science, 1362.

Harasyn, M. L., Chan, W. S., Ausen, E. L., & Barber, D. G. (2022). Detection and tracking of belugas, kayaks and motorized boats in drone video using deep learning. Drone Systems and Applications, 10(1), 77-96.