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Speleothem fluid inclusions and past temperatures and palaeorainfall reconstruction - "spinter"

Speleothem fluid inclusions and past temperatures and palaeorainfall reconstruction - "spinter"

Objective

The study aims the validation and calibration against modern conditions of speleothem fluid inclusion d180 and dD as a new reliable proxy tool for past rainwater composition and air surface temperatures. Past rainwater composition and temperatures will be reconstructed from 250ka old speleothems.

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Coordinator

COMMISSARIAT A L'ENERGIE ATOMIQUE

Address

Cnrs,Orme Des Merisiers, Batiment 709
91191 Gif Sur Yvette

France

Administrative Contact

Laurant TURPIN (Dr)

Project information

Grant agreement ID: EVK2-CT-2002-50019

  • Start date

    5 May 2003

  • End date

    4 May 2004

Funded under:

FP5-EESD

  • Overall budget:

    € 63 150

  • EU contribution

    € 63 150

Coordinated by:

COMMISSARIAT A L'ENERGIE ATOMIQUE

France