History of an Evolving Ice Sheet as Recorded in SHALDRIL Cores from the Northwestern Weddell Sea, Antarctica

  1. John B. Anderson and
  2. Julia S. Wellner
  1. Julia S. Wellner1,
  2. John B. Anderson2,
  3. Werner Ehrmann3,
  4. Fred M. Weaver2,
  5. Alexandra Kirshner2,
  6. Daniel Livsey4 and
  7. Alexander R. Simms4

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/2010SP001047

Tectonic, Climatic, and Cryospheric Evolution of the Antarctic Peninsula

Tectonic, Climatic, and Cryospheric Evolution of the Antarctic Peninsula

How to Cite

Wellner, J. S., Anderson, J. B., Ehrmann, W., Weaver, F. M., Kirshner, A., Livsey, D. and Simms, A. R. (2011) History of an Evolving Ice Sheet as Recorded in SHALDRIL Cores from the Northwestern Weddell Sea, Antarctica, in Tectonic, Climatic, and Cryospheric Evolution of the Antarctic Peninsula (eds J. B. Anderson and J. S. Wellner), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/2010SP001047

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Houston, Houston, Texas, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Earth Science, Rice University, Houston, Texas, USA

  3. 3

    Institut FüR Geophysik Und Geologie Der UniversitäT Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany

  4. 4

    Department of Earth Science, University Of California, Santa Barbara, California, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875907345

Online ISBN: 9781118667668

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Keywords:

  • cryosphere;
  • SHALDRIL;
  • Antarctica;
  • Eocene;
  • glacial history;
  • sedimentology

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background

  • Methods

  • Lithofacies Descriptions

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions