Loetscher, H. P.
Hofmann, Hans Jakob
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CitationAndree, M., Beer, J., Loetscher, H. P., Moor, E., Oeschger, H., Bonani, G., ... & Wölfli, W. (1986). Dating polar ice by 14C accelerator mass spectrometry. Radiocarbon, 28(2A), 417-423.
PublisherAmerican Journal of Science
DescriptionFrom the 12th International Radiocarbon Conference held in Trondheim, June 24-28, 1985.
AbstractResults of 14C/12C ratio measurements on CO2 extracted from air bubbles in polar ice are presented. The samples investigated originate from the Dye 3, South Greenland, deep ice core and span approximately the last 10,000 years. The results are calibrated with tree-ring records. The 14C ages are compared with information obtained from seasonal variations of ice-core parameters and rheologic model calculation.