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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- Riza Yuliratno Setiawan, Mahyar Mohtadi, John Southon, Jeroen Groeneveld, Stephan Steinke, Dierk Hebbeln

The advection of relatively fresh Java Sea water through the Sunda Strait is presently responsible for the low-sali [...]

- Walter E. Dean, James P. Kennett, Richard J. Behl, Craig Nicholson, Christopher C. Sorlien

The Marine Isotope Stage 16–15 boundary (Termination VII) is the first deglacial warming step of the late Quaternar [...]

- Lukas Jonkers, Stephen Barker, Ian Hall, Maarten Prins

The grain size of deep-sea sediments provides an apparently simple proxy for current speed. However, grain size-bas [...]