Evolution and Variability of the Indian Ocean Summer Monsoon: Evidence from the Western Arabian Sea Drilling Program

  1. Robert A. Duncan,
  2. David K. Rea,
  3. Robert B. Kidd,
  4. Ulrich von Rad and
  5. Jeffrey K. Weissel
  1. Warren L. Prell1,
  2. David W. Murray1,
  3. Steven C. Clemens1 and
  4. David M. Anderson2

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM070p0447

Synthesis of Results from Scientific Drilling in the Indian Ocean

Synthesis of Results from Scientific Drilling in the Indian Ocean

How to Cite

Prell, W. L., Murray, D. W., Clemens, S. C. and Anderson, D. M. (1992) Evolution and Variability of the Indian Ocean Summer Monsoon: Evidence from the Western Arabian Sea Drilling Program, 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/GM070p0447

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Geological Sciences, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912-1846, USA

  2. 2

    Noaa Paleoclimatology Program,325 Broadway, Boulder, Colorado 80303-3328, 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:

  • Monsoonal Climates of the Western Arabian Sea

  • Causes of Monsoon Variability

  • Monsoon Response and the Geologic Record

  • Scales of Monsoon Variability

  • Summary and Conclusions