Chapter 9. Biogeochemistry of Sea Ice

  1. David N. Thomas1 and
  2. Gerhard S. Dieckmann2
  1. David N. Thomas and
  2. Stathis Papadimitriou

Published Online: 21 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470757161.ch9

Sea Ice: An Introduction to its Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Geology

Sea Ice: An Introduction to its Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Geology

How to Cite

Thomas, D. N. and Papadimitriou, S. (2003) Biogeochemistry of Sea Ice, in Sea Ice: An Introduction to its Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Geology (eds D. N. Thomas and G. S. Dieckmann), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470757161.ch9

Editor Information

  1. 1

    School of Ocean Sciences, University of Wales, Bangor, UK

  2. 2

    Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Bremerhaven, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 25 MAY 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632058082

Online ISBN: 9780470757161

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Keywords:

  • biochemistry of sea ice;
  • oceanographics;
  • sea ice chemistry;
  • seawater chemistry;
  • dissolved gases of sea ice

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Sea ice chemistry

  • The influence of biological processes on the dissolved gases of sea ice

  • Sampling for the dissolved and gaseous component in ice

  • Dimethyl sulphide in sea ice

  • Nitrogen, phosphorus and silicate

  • Dissolved organic matter

  • Arctic river inputs

  • Future perspectives

  • Acknowledgements

  • References