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280191 VU Marine geology and paleoceanography: methods, proxies and challenges (PI) (2017S)

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Language: English

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Monday 19.06. 12:30 - 17:00 Seminarraum Paläontologie 2B311 3.OG UZA II
Tuesday 20.06. 12:30 - 17:00 Computerraum Geowissenschaften 2A188 1.OG UZA II
Wednesday 21.06. 12:30 - 17:00 Computerraum Geowissenschaften 2A188 1.OG UZA II
Thursday 22.06. 12:30 - 17:00 Computerraum Geowissenschaften 2A188 1.OG UZA II
Friday 23.06. 12:30 - 17:00 Computerraum Geowissenschaften 2A188 1.OG UZA II

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Topics: Marine sediments and their sources, Biostratigraphy in general and focus on the Quaternary, Deep sea geology and paleoceanography, Dating methods (sclerochronology, stable isotopes, clumped isotopes, Mg/Ca, IP25), Paleoproductivity proxies, How to plan and perform the own research project - from proposal writing through sampling logistics, choise of dating methods, proxies etc...

- Exercises in e.g. how to calibrate 14C data and analyse foraminiferal data with multivariate statistics.

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