This site is a work in progress, but the basics are here...
The photo above was taken on the
Ocean Drilling Program (ODP) drillship "JOIDES
Resolution" when it was in Prydz Bay, Antarctica.
That's me on the right.
- The evolution of the Antarctic ice sheets in the Miocene and Pliocene, by stratigraphy and provenance of ice-rafted debris and in marine sediment cores.
- Sea level change in the Miocene and Pliocene, using carbonate records from the Bahama Bank.
- Cretaceous Pacific paleoceanography from chert sequences.
- Paleomagnetism, including downhole magnetic logging, geomagnetic excursions and paleointensity.
Recent conference presentations: here
International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP) Links:
IODP (US) Main Site
IODP/ODP/DSDP downhole log database
Online articles for Popular Mechanics magazine (Antarctic and Pacific science expeditions): here
Painting: Latest ones here, some more here and here.