Sedimentation and preservation of amino compounds and carbohydrates in marine sediments

Author(s): Whelan, Jean K.; Emeis, Kay-Christian
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA, United States
Other:
Universität Kiel, Federal Republic of Germany
Volume Title: Organic matter; productivity, accumulation, and preservation in Recent and ancient sediments
Volume Author(s): Whelan, Jean K., editor; Farrington, John W.
Source: Organic matter; productivity, accumulation, and preservation in Recent and ancient sediments, edited by Jean K. Whelan and John W. Farrington, p.176-200. Publisher: Columbia University Press, New York, NY, United States. ISBN: 0-231-07162-0
Note: In English. 58 refs.; illus. incl. 1 table
Year of Publication: 1992
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 02 Geochemistry; 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; Adsorption; Amino acids; Carbohydrates; Carbon; Carbonate sediments; Clastic sediments; Degradation; Fulvic acids; Humic substances; Kerogen; Kinetics; Leg 112; Marine sediments; Mediterranean Sea; ODP Site 681; Ocean Drilling Program; Organic acids; Organic carbon; Organic compounds; Organic materials; Pacific Ocean; Particulate materials; Polymerization; Preservation; Rates; Remineralization; Residence time; Sedimentation; Sediments; South American Pacific; Sugars; Tyrrhenian Sea; West Mediterranean
Coordinates: S105836 S105836 W0775730 W0775730
Record ID: 1994032716
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