Paleoceanography & Paleoclimatology

Welcome to the home page for the Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology Focus Group of the American Geophysical Union. Here you will find information on focus group activities, including committees, fellows, and meeting sessions. The Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology Focus Group sponsors special sessions at the Fall Meeting and co-sponsors the Emiliani Lecture with the Ocean Sciences section. The focus group also supports the continued development of AGU’s journal Paleoceanography.

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- K. J. Meissner, T. J. Bralower, K. Alexander, T. Dunkley Jones, W. Sijp, M. Ward

The Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum (PETM), ~55.53 million years before present, was an abrupt warming event that [...]

- Carrie Morrill, Ellen M. Ward, Amy J. Wagner, Bette L. Otto-Bliesner, Nan Rosenbloom

The 8.2 ka event is a key test case for simulating the coupled climate response to changes in the Atlantic Meridion [...]

- David J. Wilson, Kirsty C. Crocket, Tina Flierdt, Laura F. Robinson, Jess F. Adkins

The last deglaciation was characterised by a series of millennial scale climate events that have been linked to dee [...]