Amino acid stable isotope applications to deep-sea corals: A molecular geochemistry approach to reconstructing past ocean conditions

Kelton McMahon1, Matthew D. McCarthy2, Thomas P Guilderson3, Owen Sherwood4, Branwen Williams5, Thomas Larsen6 and Danielle S Glynn2, (1)University of Rhode Island, Graduate School of Oceanography, Narragansett, RI, United States, (2)University of California Santa Cruz, Ocean Sciences Department, Santa Cruz, CA, United States, (3)Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Center for Accelerator Mass Spectrometry, Livermore, CA, United States, (4)Dalhousie University, Department of Earth Sciences, Halifax, NS, Canada, (5)Claremont Colleges, W. M. Keck Science Department, Claremont, CA, United States, (6)Christian-Albrechts-Universit├Ąt zu Kiel, Leibniz-Laboratory for Radiometric Dating and Stable Isotope Research, Kiel, Germany