Paleogene and Early Neogene Deep Water Paleoceanography of the Indian Ocean as Determined from Benthic Foraminifer Stable Carbon and Oxygen Isotope Records

  1. Robert A. Duncan,
  2. David K. Rea,
  3. Robert B. Kidd,
  4. Ulrich von Rad and
  5. Jeffrey K. Weissel
  1. James C. Zachos1,
  2. David K. Rea1,
  3. Koji Seto2,
  4. Ritsuo Nomura3 and
  5. Nobuaki Niitsuma4

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM070p0351

Synthesis of Results from Scientific Drilling in the Indian Ocean

Synthesis of Results from Scientific Drilling in the Indian Ocean

How to Cite

Zachos, J. C., Rea, D. K., Seto, K., Nomura, R. and Niitsuma, N. (1992) Paleogene and Early Neogene Deep Water Paleoceanography of the Indian Ocean as Determined from Benthic Foraminifer Stable Carbon and Oxygen Isotope Records, 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/GM070p0351

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Geological Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1063, USA

  2. 2

    Institute of Geology and Mineralogy, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, 730 Japan

  3. 3

    Department of Earth Sciences, Shimane University, Matsue, 690 Japan

  4. 4

    Institute of Geosciences, Shizuoka University, Shizuoka, 422 Japan

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

  • Background and Previous work

  • Chronostratigrapthy

  • Stable Isotope Reconstructions: Approach and Principal Results

  • Deep Sea Paleotemperatures and Global Ice Volume

  • Deep and Intermediate Water Paleocirculation

  • Summary