Session No. T19 Monday, June 25, 2001

10:00 AM-12:40 PM, Edinburgh International Conference Centre: Sidlaw
T19. Causes of Rapid Climate Changes in the Quaternary
Mark Maslin and Stephen Burns, Presiding
Start Time
10:00 AM INTRODUCING THE NATURE AND CAUSES OF RAPID CLIMATE TRANSITIONS DURING THE QUATERNARY: MASLIN, Mark, Department of Geography, Univ College London, Environmental Change Research Centre, 26 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0AP United Kingdom, mmaslin@geog.ucl.ac.uk.
10:10 AM TECTONICS AS THE CONTROL OF LONG-TERM CLIMATE CHANGE: HAY, William W., GEOMAR Rsch Ctr, Wischhofstrasse 1-3, Gebaude 4, Kiel 24148 Germany, whay@geomar.de.
10:30 AM ON THE CLIMATE REGIME SHIFT 0.9 M.Y. AGO: BERGER, Wolfgang H., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA 92093, wberger@ucsd.edu and JANSEN, Eystein, Bjerknes Center for Climate Research and Department of Geology, Univ of Bergen, Allegaten 55, Bergen, N-5007, Norway,
11:00 AM A MARINE RECORD OF RAPID CLIMATE CHANGE IN TROPICAL SOUTH AMERICA DURING THE GLACIAL AND HOLOCENE: HAUG, G. H., Department of Earth Sciences, ETH-Zentrum, CH-8092 Zürich, Switzerland, haug@erdw.ethz.ch, PETERSON, L. C., Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, Univ of Miami, Miami, FL 33149, HUGHEN, K. A., Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA 02543, SIGMAN, D. M., Department of Geosciences, Princeton Univ, Princeton, NJ 08544, and RÖHL, U., Fachbereich Geowissenschaften, Universität Bremen, D-28334 Bremen, Germany,
11:20 AM REVISITING THE SEA-SAW DURING THE DEGLACIATION: CRUCIFIX, Michel, LOUTRE, Marie-France, and BERGER, André, Institut d'Astronomie et de Geophysique G. Lemaitre, Universite Catholique de Louvain, UCL SC/PHYS/ASTR, chemin du Cyclotron, 2, Louvain-la-Neuve, B-1348, Belgium, crucifix@astr.ucl.ac.be
11:40 AM TIMING CONSTRAINTS ON THE MECHANISMS OF DEGLACIATION: A POSSIBLE TROPICAL ROLE: HENDERSON, Gideon M.1, ROBINSON, Laura1, SLOWEY, Niall C.2, RODGERS, Keith B.3, LOHMANN, Gerrit4, SCHNEIDER, Ralph4, and LORENZ, Stephan5, (1) Earth Sciences Department, Univ of Oxford, Oxford, OX1 3PR, United Kingdom, gideonh@earth.ox.ac.uk, (2) Texas A&M Univ - College Station, MS 3146, College Station, TX 77843-3146, (3) LSCE - UMR CEA - CNRS 1572, CE Saclay L'Orme des Merisiers Bat. 709, 91191 Gif sur Yvette Cedex, France, (4) Geoscience Department P.O. 330 440, Bremen Univ, 28334 Bremen, Germany, (5) Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Bundesstrasse 55, D-20146 Hamburg, Germany
12:00 PM MODELLING CLIMATE CHANGE OVER THE LAST 21,000 YEARS: VALDES, Paul, Dept. of Meteorology, Univ of Reading, Earley Gate, Whiteknights, Reading RG6 6BB United Kingdom, p.j.valdes@reading.ac.uk.
12:20 PM GLACIAL-INTERGLACIAL CHANGES IN MONSOON PRECIPITATION IN ARABIA-CONTROL BY GLACIAL BOUNDARY CONDITIONS: BURNS, S. J.1, FLEITMANN, D.2, NEFF, U.2, KRAMERS, J.2, MANGINI, A.3, and MATTER, A.2, (1) Department of Geosciences, Univ of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01002, sburns@geo.umass.edu, (2) Institute of Geology, Univ of Bern, CH-3012 Bern, Switzerland, (3) Heidelberg Academy of Sciences, Institute for Environmental Physics, D-69120 Heidelberg, Germany

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