Biosiliceous Sedimentation Patterns for the Indian Ocean During the Last 45 Million Years

  1. Robert A. Duncan,
  2. David K. Rea,
  3. Robert B. Kidd,
  4. Ulrich von Rad and
  5. Jeffrey K. Weissel
  1. J. G. Baldauf1,
  2. J. A. Barron2,
  3. W. U. Ehrmann3,
  4. P. Hempel4 and
  5. D. Murray5

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM070p0335

Synthesis of Results from Scientific Drilling in the Indian Ocean

Synthesis of Results from Scientific Drilling in the Indian Ocean

How to Cite

Baldauf, J. G., Barron, J. A., Ehrmann, W. U., Hempel, P. and Murray, D. (1992) Biosiliceous Sedimentation Patterns for the Indian Ocean During the Last 45 Million Years, in Synthesis of Results from Scientific Drilling in the Indian Ocean (eds R. A. Duncan, D. K. Rea, R. B. Kidd, U. von Rad and J. K. Weissel), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM070p0335

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Oceanography and Ocean Drilling Program, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77845, USA

  2. 2

    U.S. Geological Survey, Ms915, Menlo Park, CA 49025, USA

  3. 3

    Alfred-Wegner-Institut Fur Polar-Und Meeresforschung, D-2850 Bremerhaven, FRG

  4. 4

    Geomar, Forschungszentrum Fur Marine Geowissenschaften and Der Christian Albrechts UniversitäT Zu Kiel, Wischhofstrasse 1-3, D-2300 Kiel FRG

  5. 5

    Department of Geological Sciences, Brown University, Ri 02912-1846, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1992

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875908229

Online ISBN: 9781118668030

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Keywords:

  • Geology—Indian Ocean;
  • Paleoceanography—Indian Ocean

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Spatial and Temporal Framework

  • Percent Opal Data

  • Eocene/Oligocene Transition

  • Late Middle Miocene to Late Miocene Changes in Opal Sedimentation

  • Summary