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Researcher: Morgan, VI (Mr Vincent Morgan)

Fields of Research

Glaciology
Palaeoclimatology
Separation Science
Geochemistry
Environmental Chemistry (incl. Atmospheric Chemistry)
Sedimentology
Palaeontology (incl. Palynology)
Atmospheric Aerosols
Meteorology

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge in the Earth Sciences
Environment
Atmospheric Processes and Dynamics
Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Land and Water Management
Expanding Knowledge in the Chemical Sciences
Social Impacts of Climate Change and Variability
Climate Variability (excl. Social Impacts)
Marine Oceanic Processes (excl. climate related)
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

10Be concentrations in snow at Law Dome, Antarctica following the 29 October 2003 and 20 January 2005 solar cosmic ray events; Advances in Geosciences
A 700-year record of atmospheric circulation developed from the Law Dome ice core, East Antarctica; Journal of Geophysical Research
A tale of two proxies: Lake and ice cores unite for Antarctic paleoclimate analyses; 8th International Symposium on Paleolimnology
Areal distribution of the oxygen-isotope ratio in Antarctica: comparison of results based on field and remotely sensed data; Annals of Glaciology
Assessing Cosmogenic 10Be Production and Transport in the Atmosphere Using High Resolution Law Dome 10Be Snow Pit Records; 4th Annual Meeting, Asia Oceania Geosciences Society
Changes of the deposition of soluble and insoluble aerosols on East Antarctic ice during the termination of the Glacial period as recorded in the Dome Summit South ice core (DSS), Law Dome, Antarctica; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactio
Correction to 'Calibrating the ice core paleothermometer using seasonality' by Tas D. van Ommen and Vin Morgan; Journal of Geophysical Research
Crystal-size and microparticle record in the ice core from Dome Summit South, Law Dome, East Antarctica; Annals of Glaciology
Distribution of oxygen isotope ratios and snow accumulation rates in Wilhelm II Land, East Antarctica; Annals of Glaciology
Dust derived iron and manganese in modern and ancient East Antarctic snow; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions and Impacts
Evidence for climate modulation of the 10Be solar activity proxy; Journal of Geophysical Research
High-precision dating of volcanic events (A.D. 1301-1995) using ice cores from Law Dome, Antarctica; Journal of Geophysical Research
High-resolution snow pit studies of the deposition of cosmogenic 10Be at Law Dome, Antarctica; 17th INQUA Congress
Ice core evidence for Antarctic sea ice decline since the 1950s; Science
Ice flow at DSS on Law Dome in relation to climate; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions and Impacts
Ice-core evidence for a small solar-source of atmospheric nitrate; Geophysical Research Letters
Intercomparison of firn core and meteorological data; Antarctic Science
Iron in ice cores and snow from East Antarctica: Past and present atmospheric iron deposition and implications for phytoplankton production in the Southern Ocean; 1997 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting
Iron in ice cores from Law Dome, East Antarctica: implications for past deposition of aerosol iron; Annals of Glaciology
Late Holocene climate trends from East Antarctic ice core and lacustrine sediment core records; Polar Regions and Quaternary Climate: Towards High Resolution Records of the last Climatic Cycle - the Antarctic Perspective
Late-Holocene East Antarctic climate trends from ice-core and lake-sediment proxies; The Holocene
Lead isotopes and selected metals in ice from Law Dome, Antarctica; Annals of Glaciology
Lead isotopes and selected metals in snow and ice cores from Law Dome, Antarctica; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions and Impacts
Natural and anthropogenic changes to atmospheric composition over the last millennium from the polar air archive; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions and Impacts
Past ice sheet elevation changes inferred from total air content measurements in the Dome Summit South, Law Dome, East Antarctica ice core; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions and Impacts
Recent climatic temperature change from Law Dome borehole temperatures; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions and Impacts
Relative Timing of Deglacial Climate Events in Antarctica and Greenland; Science
Seasonal characteristics of chemical impurities at Law Dome, Antarctica; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions and Impacts
Seasonal characteristics of the major ions in the high-accumulation Dome Summit South ice core, Law Dome, Antarctica; Annals of Glaciology
Seasonal variability in the input of lead, barium and indium to Law Dome, Antarctica; Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta
Seasonality in late-Holocene climate from ice-core records; The Holocene
Site information and initial results from deep ice drilling on Law Dome, Antarctica; Journal of Glaciology
Snowfall increase in coastal East Antarctica linked with southwest Western Australian drought; Nature Geoscience
Temporal and spatial patterns of snow accumulation on Law Dome; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactio
The last deglaciation: timing the bipolar seesaw; Climate of the Past
The microclimate of Mawson's Hut based on snow and ice core analysis; Polar Record
Variations in shear deformation rate with depth at Dome Summit South, Law Dome, East Antarctica; Annals of Glaciology

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision

Antarctic climate variability during the Little Ice Age- Evidence from Antarctic ice cores.
Environmental signals from chemical measurements on law dome ice cores
High Resolution Ice Core Records of Climate Variability and Forcing
Investigation of Meteorological Events Preserved in High Resolution Snow Pit and Firn Core Records
Iron in Modern and Ancient East Antarctic Snow