Louis Claxton

Louis Claxton

Postgraduate

My research area is focussing on how pCO2 variances in the atmosphere affects the chemistry of coccolithophores. I hope to establish and test an approach, based on isotopic fractionation of carbon through coccolithophore cells, a high-resolution, continuous record of Cenozoic pCO2.

Chen, T., Robinson, L. F., Beasley, M. P., Claxton, L. M., Andersen, M. B., Lauren, J., Harpp, K. S. (2016). Ocean mixing and ice-sheet control of seawater 234 U / 238 U during the last deglaciation. Science, 1015, 626-629.