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Thompson, Lonnie G.

Overview
Works: 79 works in 136 publications in 1 language and 1,895 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Environmental films  Nonfiction films  Observations 
Roles: Author, Editor, Thesis advisor
Classifications: QC884, 551.6
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Most widely held works about Lonnie G Thompson
 
Most widely held works by Lonnie G Thompson
Earth paleoenvironments : records preserved in mid- and low-latitude glaciers by L. DeWayne Cecil( Book )

19 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glaciers provide an unparalleled tool for studying global environmental change. This book is the first of its kind concentrating on the paleoenvironmental record archived in mid- and low-latitude glaciers. By concentrating mainly on the last 500 years of these records, we can now see that laws enacted to protect our environment in Europe and North America are providing positive results. Documenting global mid- and low-latitude paleoenvironmental records in glaciers, this volume forms a timely and essential complement to the wealth of literature on polar and Greenland ice sheet records. This text is directed towards undergraduate and graduate university audiences and forms an ideal supplement in courses dealing with climate and global environmental change, glaciology, and natural resources management. It is also suitable in helping teach application of innovative analytical and interpretive methods and would be an excellent example of the rapidly emerging discipline of "Forensic Earth Science."
Glacial balance( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glacial balance is a journey along the spine of the Andes mountain range, from Colombia to Argentina, getting to know the individuals and lives of those who are affected by the dwindling tropical glacier reserve, the canaries in the mine regarding climate change. Along the way, we are accompanied by scientists who give us a perspective on what is happening in the natural world and what we can expect. And from that, we learn of the chain reaction effect that these disappearing glaciers are having on us and the rest of the world
History of the fisheries of New South Wales : with a sketch of the laws by which they have been regulated by Lonnie G Thompson( Book )

9 editions published in 1893 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Microparticles, ice sheets and climate by Lonnie G Thompson( Book )

9 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analysis of the concentration of microparticles in an ice core from Byrd Station, Antarctica by Lonnie G Thompson( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tropical ice core paleoclimatic records, Quelccaya Ice Cap, Peru, A.D. 470 to 1984 by Lonnie G Thompson( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An improved bronze pendulum apparatus for relative gravity determinations by Canada( Book )

3 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ice cores from tropical mountain glaciers as archives of climate change( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geophysical investigations of the tropical Quelccaya ice cap, Peru by Lonnie G Thompson( )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interpretation of mono-pulse ice radar soundings on two Peruvian glaciers by Kenneth C Jezek( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holocene-Late Pleistocene climatic ice core records from Quinghai-Tibetan Plateau by Lonnie G Thompson( )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pre-Incan agricultural activity recorded in dust layers in two tropical ice cores by Lonnie G Thompson( )

1 edition published in 1988 in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Temporal variability of microparticle properties in polar ice sheets by Lonnie G Thompson( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 1500-year record of tropical precipitation in ice cores from the Quelccaya Ice Cap, Peru by Lonnie G Thompson( )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Origin of glacier caves in the Quelccaya Ice Cap, Peru by Lonnie G Thompson( )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tropical climate instability: the last glacial cycle from a Qinghai-Tibetan ice core by Lonnie G Thompson( )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jungpleistozän - Jungpleistozän - Würm-Eiszeit - Klimageschichte - Tropische Florenzone - Asien - Eem-Interglazial - Holozän - Tibet
Spatial distribution of microparticles within Antarctic snow-fall by Lonnie G Thompson( )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Microparticle analysis of the Ross Ice Shelf Q-13 core and preliminary results from the J-9 core by Lonnie G Thompson( )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ENSO and PDO variability during the past 100 years by David Urmann( )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The primary goal of this study is to reconstruct ENSO (El Nino Southern Oscillation) variability over the past 100-years from ice core and lake level records. Records of accumulation, deuterium excess, and dO18 from the ice core records obtained from Quelccaya (Peru) and Bona-Churchill (Alaska), along with lake elevation data from Crater Lake (Oregon) and Lake Titicaca (Peru) are examined. This work relies on the use of several ENSO proxies from different regions to reconstruct ENSO variability over the past 100 years. Utilizing data from multiple regions is critical as past studies attempting to reconstruct a record of El Nino events from proxy records have encountered two main problems, both resulting from relying on data collected only from one specific region. The first problem is that many climate patterns within a region not associated with ENSO can produce El Niño type effects in the record. The second problem is that regional data records local climate patterns, which reflect only the strength of the ENSO teleconnection through time. The records from Quelccaya and Lake Titicaca are shown to be strongly impacted by ENSO events. The records from Bona-Churchill and Crater Lake are shown to be strongly related to Aleutian Low variability. Variations in the strength of the Aleutian Low represent the primary North American ENSO teleconnection and are also related to the mode of the PDO (Pacific Decadal Oscillation). Correlations analysis shows the primary relationship between records from Peru and North American is their response to ENSO
A cooperative climatological-glaciological program in the Antarctic Peninsula by Lonnie G Thompson( )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Earth paleoenvironments : records preserved in mid- and low-latitude glaciers
Alternative Names
Lonnie G. Thompson US-amerikanischer Paläoklimatologe

Lonnie Thompson Amerikaans hoogleraar

Thompson, Lonnie Gene.

郎尼·汤姆森

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