Earth Institute Research Projects

MRI-R2: Acquisition of Stable Isotope Instrumentation for High Precision Paleoclimatic and Environmental Research at the Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory

Lead PI: Dr. Braddock K. Linsley , Peter B. deMenocal , Kevin Anchukaitis , Beizhan Yan, Peter Schlosser

Unit Affiliation: Biology and Paleo Environment, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO)

May 2010 - April 2012
Project Type: Research

DESCRIPTION: This award funds the acquisition of one Picarro L1102-ia analyzer (for wavelength-scanned cavity ring-down spectroscopy), two Thermo Delata V+ mass spectrometers, and one Elementar Isoprime with Dual Inlet and Multiprep systems to replace aging analytical equipment in the stable isotope facility at the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO).