Delivery of Himalayan Sediment to the Northern Indian Ocean and Its Relation to Global Climate, Sea Level, Uplift, and Seawater Strontium

  1. Robert A. Duncan,
  2. David K. Rea,
  3. Robert B. Kidd,
  4. Ulrich von Rad and
  5. Jeffrey K. Weissel
  1. David K. Rea

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM070p0387

Synthesis of Results from Scientific Drilling in the Indian Ocean

Synthesis of Results from Scientific Drilling in the Indian Ocean

How to Cite

Rea, D. K. (1992) Delivery of Himalayan Sediment to the Northern Indian Ocean and Its Relation to Global Climate, Sea Level, Uplift, and Seawater Strontium, 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/GM070p0387

Author Information

  1. Department of Geological Sciences, the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1063, 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

  • Determination of Sediment Fluxes

  • Terrigenous Sediment Flux

  • Temporal Pattern of Sediment Flux and Possible Controlling Factors

  • A Supplementary Section on Seawater Strontium

  • Conclusion