Katherine Allen

Frontiers of Science Lecturer in Discipline
Earth and Environmental Sciences
Biology and Paleo Environment
205 Geoscience
61 Route 9W - PO Box 1000
Palisades
NY
10964-8000
US
Fax: 
(845) 365-8150
Fields of interest: 
The role of the ocean in past climate changes. Development of marine paleo-proxies. Interactions between the carbon cycle, marine ecosystems, and global temperature.
Education
List of degrees from highest to lowest:
M.Phil.
Columbia University
03/2010
M.A.
Columbia University
02/2009
B.S.
Case Western Reserve University
05/2006
M. Phil.
Cambridge University
2/2008
Honors & Awards: 
Columbia University Presidential Teaching Award
Sara Langer Book Prize for Contributions to Student Life
Advisor List: 
Research Blogs: 
Selected Publications: 
The planktic foraminiferal B/Ca proxy for seawater carbonate chemistry: A critical evaluation, Allen, K. A.; Hoenisch, B. , Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Volume 345-348, p.203-211, (2012)

Environmental controls on B/Ca in calcite tests of the tropical planktic foraminifer species Globigerinoides sacculifer and Globigerinoides ruber, Allen, K. A.; Hoenisch, B.; Eggins, S. M.; Rosenthal, Y. , Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Volume 351-352, p.270-280, (2012)

Controls on boron incorporation in cultured tests of the planktic foraminifer Orbulina universa, Allen, K. A.; Hoenisch, B.; Eggins, S. M.; Yu, J.; Spero, H. J., Elderfield, H. , Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Volume 309, p.291-301, (2011)