Journal article

Hydrological control of the dead carbon fraction in a Holocene tropical speleothem

ML Griffiths, J Fohlmeister, RN Drysdale, Q Hua, KR Johnson, JC Hellstrom, MK Gagan, J-X Zhao

Quaternary Geochronology | ELSEVIER SCI LTD | Published : 2012

Grants

Awarded by Australian Institute of Nuclear Science and Engineering (AINSE) award


Awarded by Australian Research Council Discovery grant


Awarded by German Science Foundation


Funding Acknowledgements

The authors wish to thank W.S. Hantoro, B. Suwargadi, N. Anderson, G. Smith, J. Rutledge, S. Lewis, E. St Pierre, E. Yulianto, and the Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI) for logistical support and technical assistance with fieldwork, which was carried out under LIPI Research Permit number 2748/SU.3/KS/2007. We also thank members of the AMS team at the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) for their help with sample preparation and AMS measurements. This research was supported by the NOAA/UCAR Climate and Global Change Postdoctoral Fellowship to M.L.G., an Australian Institute of Nuclear Science and Engineering (AINSE) award for AMS <SUP>14</SUP>C analyses (Grants 08/146 and 10/148) to R.N.D. and M.L.G., and an Australian Research Council Discovery grant DP0663274 to M.K.G., R.N.D., and W.S.H. J.F. was funded by the German Science Foundation (research group 668 - Daphne). This study was greatly improved through helpful comments and suggestions from Christoph Spotl, Dirk Hoffmann and an anonymous reviewer.