Professor of Geochemistry and Global Environmental Science
Jess Adkins is a chemical oceanographer interested in geochemical investigations of past climates.
Areas of Expertise:
Jess Adkins investigates past climates through geochemical analysis of corals and of sediments and their interstitial waters. He uses trace metals as tracers of environmental processes. Adkins also studies the rate of deep ocean circulation and its relation to mechanisms of rapid climate changes.