Philip Nissen Froelich

Professor

Geochemistry, Scientific Staff

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Contact Information

Email froelich@magnet.fsu.edu
Phone (850) 566-3866
Fax (850) 999-9999
Address 3402 Cameron Chase Drive
Tallahassee , FL 32309-2898
Building Services

Educational Background

  • BS Chemistry, Duke Univ., 1970
  • MS Marine Sciences, UPR-Mayaguez, 1973
  • Ph.D. Chemical Oceanography, GSO/URI, 1979

Research Interests

  • Marine Chemistry & Isotope Geochemistry, Biogeochemistry, Paleoclimate

Professional Experience

  • 1979-1985 Assist & Assoc Prof, Oceanography, FSU
  • 1985-1994 Res Scientist & Adj Prof., Assoc. Director, Oceans & Climates
  • Division, Lamont-Doherty Earth Obsv., Columbia University
  • 1994-2003 Prof. and Director, Earth & Atmos Sciences, Georgia Tech
  • 2003-2011 Francis Eppes Prof of Oceanography, NHMFL, FSU

Awards, Honors, and Service

  • Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) (2011)
  • Krafft Professor, FSU (2003)

Publications and Scientific Activities

    2012

    1. Calcite Farming at Hollow Ridge Cave: Calibrating Net Rainfall and Cave Microclimate to Dripwater and Calcite Chemical Variability Tremaine, D.M.; Kilgore, B.P. and Froelich, P.N. European Geophysical Union General Assembly Vienna, Austria April 22-29 (2012)
    2. Calcite farming in Florida caves: Calibrating modern calcite δ18O and δ13C to ventilation and in situ air temperature Tremaine, D.M.; Kilgore, B.P. and Froelich, P.N. V.M. Goldschmidt Montreal, Quebec, Canada June 23-29 (2012)

    2011

    1. Calcite Farming in Florida Caves: Isotope (δ18O and δ13C) and trace element paleoproxy calibrations Tremaine, D.M.; Kilgore, B. and Froelich, P.N. Gordon Conference - Chemical Oceanography Proctor Academy, Andover, New Hampshire, United States August 14-19 (2011)
    2. Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Froelich, P. (Philip) (2011)

    2010

    1. Cave air ventilation and CO2 outgassing by Radon-222 modeling: How fast do caves breathe Kowalczk, A.J. and Froelich, P.N. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 289, 1-2, 209-219 (2010)
    2. Paleoproxy farming in Florida caves: Calibrating present-day calcite to past speleothems Tremaine, D.; Kilgore, B.P. and Froelich, P.N. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 74, 12, A1054-A1054 (2010)
    3. Lithium Isotope Evolution of Cenozoic Seawater Misra, S. and Froelich, P.N. Goldschmidt Knoxville, Tennessee, United States June 15 (2010)

    2009

    1. Measurement of lithium isotope ratios by Quadrupole ICP-MS: Application to seawater and natural carbonates Misra, S. and Froelich, P.N. J. Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, 24, 1524-1533 (2009)
    2. Isotopic Evidence for Large Scale Temporal Changes in the Cenozoic Marine Lithium Cycle Misra, S. and Froelich, P.N. America Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting San Francisco, California, United States December 14-18 (2009)
    3. Speleothem Paleoclimatology and Modern Proxies: Calcite Farming in a Continuously Monitored Cave Tremaine, D.M.; Froelich, P.N.; Kowalczk, A. and Kilgore, B. America Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting San Francisco, California, United States December 14-18 (2009)
    4. Southeastern Atmospheric Mercury Consortium: Flight Plans over Northern Gulf Coasts and Florida Froelich, P.N.; Landing, W.; Artz, R.; Cohen, M.; Luke, W.; Huey, G. and Hynes, A. Northern Gulf Institute Conf. Mobile, Alabama, United States May 20-21 (2009)
    5. Isotopic Evidence for Large-Scale Temporal Changes in Cenozoic Marine Lithium Cycle Misra, S. and Froelich, P.N AGU, Fall 2009 San Francisco, California, United States December 15 (2009)
    6. Southeastern Atmospheric Mercury Consortium Froelich, P.N., Landing, W. Agency: NOAA, ARL From: 9/1/09 To: 3/31/11 Amount: 500,000 (2009)

    2008

    1. High Resolution Time Series Cave Ventilation Processes and the Effects on Cave Air Chemistry and Drip Waters: Speleoclimatology and Proxy Calibrations Kowalczk, A.; Froelich, P.N.; Gafka, C. and Tremaine, D. American Geophysical Union San Francisco, California, United States December (2008)

    2007

    1. Speleothem Paleoclimate Records from the Floridian Panhandle Froelich, P.N.; Kowalczk, A.J.; McCardle, D. and Tibbetts, N.J. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting San Francisco, California, United States December 13-17 (2007)

    2003

    1. Krafft Professor, FSU Froelich, P. (2003)