Nicole Abdul

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Nicole A. Abdul
Ph.D. Candidate

Rutgers University
Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Wright Labs, Rm 233E
610 Taylor Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854-8066 U.S.A.

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Education
  • MSc Marine Biology - Savannah State University, Savannah, GA.
  • BSc Geology - College of Charleston, Charleston, SC.
Research Interests
  • Sea Level Change (Late Pleistocene to Recent)
  • Paleoceanography
  • Paleoclimatology
  • Isotope Geochemistry
Advisor and Dissertation Committee
  • Dr. James Wright (Advisor)
  • Dr. Kenneth Miller
  • Dr. Richard Fairbanks

Publications

Abdul, N., R. A. Mortlock, J. D. Wright, and R. G. Fairbanks (2016), Younger Dryas sea level and meltwater pulse 1B recorded in Barbados reef crest coral Acropora palmata, Paleoceanography, 2015PA002847. DOI: 10.1002/2015PA002847

  • Dr. James Wright
  • Dr. Kenneth Miller
  • Dr. Richard Fairbanks

Meetings and Abstracts

  • Fairbanks, R. G., Mortlock, R. A.; Abdul, N. A.; Wright, J. D.; Cao., L.; Mey. J. L. (2015), The Barbados Sea-Level Record. PALSEA2 2015 Workshop: Data-Model Integration and Comparison. 22-24 July. Tokyo, Japan.
  • Abdul, N. A.; Mortlock, R. A.; Wright, J. D.; Fairbanks, R. G. (2013), Detailed Sea-Level Record from Barbados Spanning 13,000 to 11,000 Years Before Present. PP53B-2001 presented at 2013 Fall Meeting AGU. San Francisco, California, 9-13 Dec. (Manuscript Under Review at Science October 2014).
  • Fairbanks, R. G., Mortlock, R. A.; Abdul, N. A.; Wright, J. D.; Cao., L.; Mey. J. L. (2013), The Barbados Sea-Level Record. PP51D-05 presented at 2013 Fall Meeting AGU. San Francisco, California, 9-13 Dec.
  • Abdul, N. A.; Mortlock, R. A.; Wright, J. D.; Fairbanks, R. G., (2013) A High Resolution Deglacial Sea-Level Record from Barbados’ Reef-Crest Coral Acropora palmata (14,000 to 8,000 Cal-yrs BP). Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University, Palisades, NY.
  • Fairbanks R., Mortlock R., Abdul N., Wright J., Cao L., (2012), Radiocarbon Calibration Using Paired 14C and 230Th/234U/238U Dates on Pristine Corals, Abstract S01-O-04 presented at 2012 International Radiocarbon Conference, Paris, France 9-13 July.
  • Mortlock R., Abdul N., Wright J., Cao L., Fairbanks R., (2012), Is the Decrease in Atmospheric Radiocarbon during the Mystery Interval (17.5 to 14.5 kyr BP) an Artifact of Calibration? Evidence from Barbados corals, Abstract S10-O-05 presented at 2012 International Radiocarbon Conference, Paris, France 9-13 July.
  • Abdul, N. A., Mortlock, R. A., Wright, J. D., Fairbanks, R. G., Teneva, L. T., (2011), Atlantic Warm Pool Trigger for the Younger Dryas Climate Event, Abstract PP43A-1797 presented at 2011 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 5-9 Dec.
  • Mortlock, R. A., Abdul, N. A., Wright, J. D., Fairbanks, R. G., Cao, L., (2011), A Coral Based Reconstruction of Atmospheric Δ14C through the Mystery Interval (17.5 to 14.5 kyr BP), Abstract PP43A-1799 presented at 2011 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 5-9 Dec.
  • Abdul, N. A., Mortlock, R. A., Wright, J. D., Fairbanks, R. G., (2010), A Detailed Tropical Sea-Level Record Spanning the Younger Dryas Chronozone, Abstract PP21A-1671 presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-17 Dec.
  • Mortlock, R.A., Fairbanks, R.F., Bloom, A., Cao, L., Wright, J.D., Abdul, N., Mey, J., Ellins, K., Teneva, L., Brainard, C. (2010). Sea Level from 1,000 to 60,000 years BP: the fossil coral record from Barbados and Araki Island. Abstract, Invited Talk 2010 ICP Meeting, La Jolla, CA., Aug 30- Sept. 4.