Radiocabon compositon of fatty acids in surface sediment samples from the northwestern South China Sea


The remaining 95% FAME from each sample were further separated to obtain purified target compounds on an Agilent 6890N GC equipped with a Restek Rxi-XLB capillary column (30 m, 0.53 mm, 0.5 μm) and a Gerstel preparative fraction collector (PFC). The radiocarbon contents of the isolated n-FAMEs were measured on a mini carbon dating system (MICADAS) equipped with an Element Analyzer via a gas interface system at the Marine Geochemistry Laboratory at AWI, Bremerhaven. Radiocarbon data are reported as fraction modern carbon (F¹⁴C).

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Creator Wei, Bingbing; Mollenhauer, Gesine; Hefter, Jens; Kusch, Stephanie; Grotheer, Hendrik; Schefuß, Enno; Jia, Guodong
Publisher PANGAEA - Data Publisher for Earth & Environmental Science
Publication Year 2020
Rights Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International;
OpenAccess true
Language English
Resource Type Dataset
Format text/tab-separated-values
Size 280 data points
Discipline Earth System Research
Spatial Coverage (111.350W, 21.250S, 113.810E, 22.710N); South China Sea
Temporal Coverage Begin 2011-08-02T00:00:00Z
Temporal Coverage End 2017-10-24T00:00:00Z