Journal article

Sediment residence times in catchments draining to the Gulf of Carpentaria, northern Australia, inferred by uranium comminution dating

Ashley N Martin, Anthony Dosseto, Jan-Hendrik May, John D Jansen, Leslie PJ Kinsley, Allan R Chivas

Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta | PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD | Published : 2019

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Australian Research Council

Awarded by Australian Research Council Future Fellowship

Funding Acknowledgements

This study was supported by an Australian Research Council Discovery grant (DP0990447) to AD and ARC, Australian Research Council Future Fellowship (FT0990447) to AD and a University of Wollongong postgraduate scholarship award to ANM. JDJ was supported by a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellowship (Potsdam) and the Danish Council of Independent Research (Aarhus). Three anonymous reviewers and the associate editor (C. Stirling) are thanked for their valuable input that greatly improved the quality of this manuscript. Tim Cohen, Alexandru Codilean and Monika Markowska are thanked for helpful discussions of the manuscript. We thank NASA for providing DEM data from the CGIAR-CSI SRTM 90m Database (, the Australian Bureau of Meteorology ( for climate data, and Geoscience Australia ( for surface geology data.