Trace Metals in Sea Water [E-Book] / edited by C. S. Wong, Edward Boyle, Kenneth W. Bruland, J. D. Burton, Edward D. Goldberg.
Boyle, Edward, (editor)
Bruland, Kenneth W., (editor) / Burton, J. D., (editor) / Goldberg, Edward D., (editor) / Wong, C. S., (editor)
Boston, MA : Springer, 1983
XIV, 920 p. online resource.
NATO Conference Series, IV Marine Sciences ; 9
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Table of Contents:
  • Session I: Metalloids and the Hydride Generation
  • The Determination of the Chemical Species of Some of the “Hydride Elements” (Arsenic, Antimony, Tin, and Germanium) in Sea Water: Methodology and Results
  • Antimony Content and Speciation in the Water Column and Interstitial Waters of Saanich Inlet
  • Ultratrace Speciation and Biogenesis of Methyltin Transport Species in Estuarine Waters
  • The Relationship of the Distribution of Dissolved Selenium IV and VI in Three Oceans to Physical and Biological Processes
  • Session II: Arctic Chemistry
  • Trace Metals in the Arctic Ocean
  • Copper in Sub-Arctic Waters of the Pacific Northwest
  • Low Level Determination of Trace Metals in Arctic Sea Water and Snow by Differential Pulse Anodic Stripping Voltammetry
  • The Relationship between Distributions of Dissolved Cadmium, Iron, and Aluminium and Hydrography in the Central Arctic Ocean
  • Session III: Intercalibration Exercise
  • Intercomparison of Seawater Sampling Devices for Trace Metals
  • The Analysis of Trace Metals in Biological Reference Materials: A Discussion of the Results of the Intercomparison Studies Conducted by the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea
  • An Intercomparison of Sampling Devices and Analytical Techniques Using Sea Water from a CEPEX Enclosure
  • Session IV: Estuarine Processes Involving Metals
  • Role of Fresh Water/Sea Water Mixing on Trace Metal Adsorption Phenomena
  • Effects of Particle Size and Density on the Transport of Metals to the Oceans
  • The Effect of Sewage Effluents on the Flocculation of Major and Trace Elements in a Stratified Estuary
  • Impoverishment and Decrease of Metallic Elements Associated with Suspended Matter in the Gironde Estuary
  • The Significance of the River Input of Chemical Elements to the Ocean
  • Session V: Air/Sea Exchange and Coastal Processes Involving Metals
  • Air-Sea Exchange of Mercury
  • Separation of Copper and Nickel by Low Temperature Processes
  • The Fate of Particles and Particle-Reactive Trace Metals in Coastal Waters: Radioisotope Studies in Microcosms
  • Trace Metals in a Landlocked Intermittently Anoxic Basin
  • Session VI: Ocean Distribution and Analysis
  • Thorium Isotope Distributions in the Eastern Equatorial Pacific
  • Aspects of the Surface Distributions of Copper, Nickel, Cadmium, and Lead in the North Atlantic and North Pacific
  • Mn, Ni, Cu, Zn, and Cd in the Western North Atlantic
  • Some Recent Measurements of Trace Metals in Atlantic Ocean Waters
  • Determination of the Rare Earth Elements in Sea Water
  • The Cycle of Living and Dead Particulate Organic Matter in the Pelagic Environment in Relation to Trace Metals
  • Trace Metal Levels in Sea Water from the Skagerrak and the Kattegat
  • Mercury Concentrations in the North Atlantic in Relation to Cadmium, Aluminium and Oceanographic Parameters
  • Perturbations of the Natural Lead Depth Profile in the Sargasso Sea by Industrial Lead
  • Copper, Nickel and Cadmium in the Surface Waters of the Mediterranean
  • Accurate and Precise Analysis of Trace Levels of Cu, Cd, Pb, Zn, Fe and Ni in Sea Water by Isotope Dilution Mass Spectrometry
  • Session VII: Chemical Speciation
  • Studies of the Chemical Forms of Trace Elements in Sea Water Using Radiotracers
  • Trace Metals (Fe, Cu, Zn, Cd) in Anoxic Environments
  • The Behavior of Trace Metals in Marine Anoxic Waters: Solubilities at the Oxygen-Hydrogen Sulfide Interface
  • Variations of Dissolved Organic Copper in Marine Waters
  • Trace Metals Speciation in Nearshore Anoxic and Suboxic Pore Waters
  • The Contrasting Geochemistry of Manganese and Chromium in the Eastern Tropical Pacific Ocean
  • Potentialities and Applications of Voltammetry in Chemical Speciation of Trace Metals in the Sea
  • Studies of Cadmium, Copper and Zinc Interactions with Marine Fulvic and Humic Materials in Seawater Using Anodic Stripping Voltammetry
  • Chemical Periodicity and the Speciation and Cycling of the Elements
  • Potentiometric and Conformational Studies of the Acid-Base Properties of Fulvic Acid from Natural Waters
  • Copper Speciation in Marine Waters
  • Session VIII: Metals and the Biosphere
  • Plankton Compositions and Trace Element Fluxes from the Surface Ocean
  • Metals in Seawater as Recorded by Mussels
  • Trace Elements and Primary Production: Problems, Effects and Solutions
  • Trace Metals and Plankton in the Oceans: Facts and Speculations
  • Sensitivity of Natural Bacterial Communities to Additions of Copper and to Cupric Ion Activity: A Bioassay of Copper Complexation in Seawater
  • List of Participants
  • Index of Authors.