Geology & Geophysics
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Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
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B.S. Iowa State University, 1962, Chemistry
Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1966, Analytical Chemistry
Factors controlling the isotope composition (13C, 14C, 2H, 15N, 34S) of organic materials in marine environments; reconstruction of ancient conditions (pCO2, trophic structure) from isotopic compositions of organic compounds in sediments; development of the global carbon cycle over geologic time; techniques of isotope analysis.