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An assessment of some uncertainties in using ice core S180 data to deduce past temperatures
Entry ID: ASAC_987

Abstract: This project has no actual data to archive, but several pdf copies of publications produced from this work are available for download to AAD staff only from the provided URL.

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Water isotopes are commonly used as indicators of climate state even though many biases and variations in processes affecting the polar signal have not been ... View entire text
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: -42.0   S: -90.0   E: 160.0   W: 60.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Simmonds, I.
Dataset Title: An assessment of some uncertainties in using ice core S180 data to deduce past temperatures
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1996-09-30
Stop Date: 1999-03-31
Quality Values provided in temporal and spatial coverage are approximate only.
Access Constraints PDF copies of some of the publications associated with this project are available for download to AAD staff only at the provided URL.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License

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Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
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Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 13.5 MB
Distribution Format: pdf
Fees: Free
Phone: +61 3 9344 7216
Fax: +61 3 9344 7761
Email: simmonds at
Contact Address:
University of Melbourne
School of Earth Sciences
Province or State: Victoria
Postal Code: 3052
Country: Australia
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Noone, D., and I. Simmonds (1999), A three-dimensional spherical trajectory algorithm, Research Activities in Atmospheric and Oceanic Modelling, 28, WMO/TD-No. 942. H. Ritchie, Ed., World Meteorological Organization, 3.26-3.27.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2011-11-27
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-07-10