Ancient Climate from Deuterium Content of Water in Volcanic Glass

  1. P. K. Swart,
  2. K. C. Lohmann,
  3. J. Mckenzie and
  4. S. Savin
  1. Irving Friedman,
  2. Jim Gleason and
  3. Augusta Warden

Published Online: 2 APR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM078p0309

Climate Change in Continental Isotopic Records

Climate Change in Continental Isotopic Records

How to Cite

Friedman, I., Gleason, J. and Warden, A. (1993) Ancient Climate from Deuterium Content of Water in Volcanic Glass, in Climate Change in Continental Isotopic Records (eds P. K. Swart, K. C. Lohmann, J. Mckenzie and S. Savin), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM078p0309

Author Information

  1. U.S. Geological Survey, Denver, Colorado

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 APR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1993

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900377

Online ISBN: 9781118664025

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Keywords:

  • Climate changes;
  • Paleoclimatology;
  • Isotope geology;
  • Radioactive tracers

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Procedure

  • Retention of Isotopic Signature

  • Isotopic Composition of Modern and Ancient Water

  • Holocene and Late Pleistocene Climate Reconstructions

  • Late Pleistocene and Earlier Climate Reconstructions

  • Conclusions