Deriving Modes and Rates of Ice Growth in the Weddell Sea from Microstructural, Salinity and Stable-Isotope Data

  1. Martin O. Jeffries
  1. Hajo Eicken

Published Online: 22 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/AR074p0089

Antarctic Sea Ice: Physical Processes, Interactions and Variability

Antarctic Sea Ice: Physical Processes, Interactions and Variability

How to Cite

Eicken, H. (1998) Deriving Modes and Rates of Ice Growth in the Weddell Sea from Microstructural, Salinity and Stable-Isotope Data, in Antarctic Sea Ice: Physical Processes, Interactions and Variability (ed M. O. Jeffries), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/AR074p0089

Author Information

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

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1998

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909028

Online ISBN: 9781118668245

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Keywords:

  • Sea ice—Antarctic Ocean

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Material and Methods

  • Textural Stratigraphy, Salinity and δ18O Of Sea-Ice Samples

  • Isotopic Fractionation and Salt Segregation During Sea-Ice Growth: Theory and Measurements

  • Postgenetic Changes in the Isotopic Composition of Sea Ice

  • Simulation of δ18O Profiles With a ONE-dimensional Ice Growth/Salt-Flux Model: Comparisons Between Simulated and Field Data

  • Deriving Growth Rates of Sea Ice From δ8o Profiles

  • Discussion

  • Summary and Conclusions