Picture of Marisa Sánchez Montes
Postdoctoral Scholar
• Paleoclimate reconstruction

Organic Geochemistry Lab


Research interests

  • Ice-sheet, ocean and climate interactions
  • Nutrients, marine productivity and the carbon and nitrogen cycles
  • Algae culturing and proxy development


Sánchez Montes, M. L., Romero, O. E., Cowan, E. A., Müller, J., Moy, C. M., Lloyd, J. M., and McClymont, E. L. 2022: Plio-Pleistocene ocean circulation changes in the Gulf of Alaska and its impacts on the carbon and nitrogen cycles and the Cordilleran Ice Sheet development. Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology, 37: e2021PA004341. DOI: 10.1029/2021PA004341

Sánchez Montes, M. L., McClymont, E. L., Lloyd, J. L., Müller, J., Cowan, E. A., and Zorzi, C. 2020: Late Pliocene Cordilleran Ice Sheet development with warm northeast Pacific sea surface temperatures. Climate of the Past, 16: 299-313. DOI: 10.5194/cp-16-299-2020