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College of Arts and Sciences

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Jorge Ontiveros

Title: Post Doctoral Associate
Department: Earth Ocean and Environment
College of Arts and Sciences
Phone: 803-357-9820
Office: Room 507
Resources: School of the Earth, Ocean and Environment


My research centers on the use of redox-sensitive trace elements (e.g. Mo, U) and nitrogen isotopes to reconstruct shifts in the position and intensity of the oxygen minimum zone (OMZ) in the Eastern Tropical North Pacific (ETNP) from the last glacial period to the Holocene by using sedimentary records.