Reconstructing the upper water column thermal structure in the Atlantic Ocean

@inproceedings{Clroux2013ReconstructingTU,
  title={Reconstructing the upper water column thermal structure in the Atlantic Ocean},
  author={Caroline Cl{\'e}roux and Peter B deMenocal and Jennifer Arbuszewski and Brad Linsley},
  year={2013}
}
[1] The thermal structure of the upper ocean (0–1000m) is set by surface heat fluxes, shallow wind-driven circulation, and the deeper thermohaline circulation. Its long-term variability can be reconstructed using deep-dwelling planktonic foraminifera that record subsurface conditions. Here we used six species (Neogloboquadrina dutertrei,Globorotalia tumida, Globorotalia inflata, Globorotalia truncatulinoides, Globorotalia hirsuta, and Globorotalia crassaformis) from 66 core tops along a… CONTINUE READING
5 Citations
112 References
Similar Papers

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 112 references

Calibrating Mg/Ca ratios of multiple planktonic foraminiferal species with δ18O-calcification temperatures: Paleothermometry for the upper water column, Earth Planet

  • M. Regenberg, S. Steph, D. Nürnberg, R. Tiedemann
  • Garbe-Schönberg
  • 2009
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

Seasonally abundant planktonic foraminifera of the Sargasso Sea; succession, deep-water fluxes, isotopic compositions, and paleoceanographic implications

  • W. G. Deuser, E. H. Ross
  • J. Foraminiferal Res.,
  • 1989
Highly Influential
10 Excerpts

Depth habitats and seasonal distributions of recent planktic foraminifers in the Canary Islands region (29°N) based on oxygen isotopes

  • I. Wilke, H. Meggers
  • Bickert
  • 2009
Highly Influential
5 Excerpts

Stable isotopes of planktonic foraminifera from tropical Atlantic/Caribbean coretops: Implications for reconstructing upper ocean

  • S. Steph, M. Regenberg, R. Tiedemann, S. Mulitza, D. Nürnberg
  • 2009
Highly Influential
6 Excerpts

Core top calibration of Mg/Ca in the tropical foraminifera: Refining paleotemperature estimation, Geochem

  • P. S. Dekens, D. W. Lea, D. K. Pak, H. J. Spero
  • Geophys. Geosyst.,
  • 2002
Highly Influential
1 Excerpt

Incorporation and preservation of Mg in Globigerinoides sacculifer: Implications for reconstructing the temperature and 18O/16O of sea water, Paleoceanography

  • Y. Rosenthal, G. P. Lohmann, K. C. Lohmann, R. M. Sherrell
  • 2000
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…