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Researcher: Plummer, CT (Mr Christopher Plummer)

Fields of Research

Glaciology
Palaeoclimatology
Physical Geography and Environmental Geoscience
Ecological Impacts of Climate Change
Separation Science
Applied Statistics
Climate Change Processes

Research Objectives

Effects of Climate Change and Variability on Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Environments (excl. Social Impacts)
Effects of Climate Change and Variability on Australia (excl. Social Impacts)
Expanding Knowledge in the Earth Sciences
Expanding Knowledge in the Chemical Sciences
Expanding Knowledge in the Mathematical Sciences
Climate and Climate Change
Global Effects of Climate Change and Variability (excl. Australia, New Zealand, Antarctica and the South Pacific) (excl. Social Impacts)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A 2000-year annual record of snow accumulation rates for Law Dome, East Antarctica; Climate of the Past
A high resolution SOI proxy from the Law Dome ice core; International Union of Geodosy & Geophysics (IUGG) General Assembly
A Millennial Proxy Record of ENSO and Eastern Australian Rainfall from the Law Dome Ice Core, East Antarctica; Journal of Climate
A new direction for Antarctic ice cores: reconstructing Pacific decadal variability and Australian drought history from the Law Dome ice core; European Geophysical Union Conference 2015
An independently dated 2000-yr volcanic record from Law Dome, East Antarctica, including a new perspective on the dating of the 1450s CE eruption of Kuwae, Vanuatu; Climate of the Past
Atmospheric impacts of the strongest known solar particle storm of 775 AD; Scientific Reports
Climate modes reflected in seasonal sea salt deposition in the Law Dome ice core, East Antarctica; AMOS National Conference 2014
Comment on ‘Drought variability in the eastern Australia and New Zealand summer drought atlas (ANZDA, CE 1500–2012) modulated by the Interdecadal Pacific Oscillation’; Environmental Research Letters
Correlation confidence limits for unevenly sampled data; Computers and Geosciences
Ice core and climate reanalysis analogs to predict Antarctic and Southern Hemisphere climate changes; Quaternary Science Reviews
Interdecadal Pacific variability and eastern Australian megadroughts over the last millennium; Geophysical Research Letters
No coincident nitrate enhancement events in polar ice cores following the largest known solar storms; Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Proxy records of El Niño-Southern Oscillation and East Australian rainfall from the Law Dome ice core, East Antarctica; International Partnerships in Ice Core Sciences (IPICS)
Proxy Records of El Niño-Southern Oscillation and East Australian Rainfall from the Law Dome Ice Core, East Antarctica; International Polar Year 2012: From Knowledge to Action Conference
Sub-1 mL sample requirement for simultaneous determination of 17 organic and inorganic anions and cations in Antarctic ice core samples by dual capillary ion chromatography; Analytica Chimica Acta
The Law Dome MSA sea ice proxy record: analysis of modern satellite data and re-examination of archival satellite imagery; International Partnerships in Ice Core Sciences 2nd Open Science Conference 2016

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision