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Dr. Lelia Matos

Technical Research Assistant
Portuguese Institute for Sea and Atmosphere (IPMA)


  ECN Member

Expertise & Interests

Overview / specialty        I have a special interest on intermediate water mass changes for the last glacial cycles for which I have mostly used cold-water corals as archives (eg. U-series dating, d14C, eNd, B).
PAGES interests        ECN, 2k Network, CoralHydro2k, CVAS - Climate Variability Across Scales, Ocean circulation and carbon - OC3, PALSEA, PAGES-PMIP group on Quaternary Interglacials - QUIGS, Future Earth, Former WG - Ocean2k, Former WG - Past Interglacials - PIGS, Former WG - Regional Integration
Topics        Biogeochemical processes, Carbon cycle, Climate variability, Ocean dynamics, Thresholds and abrupt changes
Timescales        Holocene, Last glacial cycle
Regions        World ocean
Archives        Corals/bivalves, Ocean sediments
Sector        Research, Science policy
Discipline        (Paleo)ecology, (Paleo)oceanography, Radiocarbon dating
Laboratory        Diatoms, Geochemistry, Isotopes