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Dr. Emilie Capron - Profile


28- Govin, A., Capron, E., Tzedakis, C., Verheyden, S., Ghaleb, B., Hillaire-Marcel, C., St-Onge, G., Stoner, J. S., Bassinot, F., Bazin, L., Blunier, T. Combourieu-Nebout, N., El Ouahabi, A., Genty, D., Gersonde, R., Jimenez-Amat, P., Landais, A. Martrat, B., Masson-Delmotte, V., Parrenin, F., Seidenkrantz, M.-S., Veres, D., Waelbroeck, C., Zahn, R. Sequence of events from the onset to the demise of the Last Interglacial: evaluating strengths and limitations of chronologies used in climatic archives, invited contribution submitted to Quaternary Science Reviews.

27- Stone, E.J., Capron, E., Lunt, D., Singarayer, J., Payne, T, Wolff, E. Melting ice sheets account for early Last Interglacial high latitude temperature asynchronicity, in review.

26- Bazin, L., A. Landais, V. Masson-Delmotte, C. Ritz, G. Picard, E. Capron, J. Jouzel, M. Dumont, M. Leuenberger, and F. Prié. Phase relationships between orbital forcing and the composition of air trapped in Antarctic ice cores. Clim. Past Discuss., 11, 1437-1477, 2015

25- Parrenin, F., Bazin, L., Capron, E., Landais, A., Lemieux-Dudon, V., Masson-Delmotte, V. IceChrono1: a probabilistic model to compute a common and optimal chronology for several ice cores, Geoscientific Model Development, 8, 1473-1492.


24- Allin, S. J., Laube, J. C., Witrant, E., Kaiser, J., Mckenna, E., Dennis, P., Mulvaney, R., Capron, E., Martinerie, P., Röckmann, T., Blunier, T., Schwander, J., Fraser, P. J., Langenfelds, R. L., Sturges, W. T.Chlorine isotope composition in chlorofluorocarbons CFC-11, CFC-12 and CFC-113 in firn, stratospheric and tropospheric air, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions, 14, 31813-31841.

23- Capron, E., Govin, A., Stone, E. J., Masson-Delmotte, V., Mulitza, S., Otto-Bliesner, B., Sime, L., Waelbroeck, C., and Wolff, E.: Temporal and spatial structure of multi-millennial temperature changes at high latitudes during the Last Interglacial, Quaternary Science Reviews, 103, 116-133.

22- Loutre, M. F., T. Fichefet, H. Goosse, P. Huybrechts, H. Goelzer, and E. Capron, Factors controlling the last interglacial climate as simulated by LOVECLIM1.3, Clim. Past, 10, 1541-1565.

21- Baumgartner M., Kindler P., Schilt A., Eicher O., Capron E., Chappellaz J., Landais A., Schwander J., Spahni R., Leuenberger M., Fischer H. and Stocker T. F. NorthGRIP CH4 record and its relation of Greenland temperature,Clim. Past, 10, 903-920.


20- Landais, A., G. Dreyfus, E. Capron, J. Jouzel, V. Masson-Delmotte, J. Chappellaz, M. Leuenberger, A. Lourantou, F . Parrenin, F. Prié, D. Roche, D. Raynaud, G. Teste. Two-phase change in CO2, Antarctic temperature and global climate during Termination II, Nature Geoscience, doi: 10.1038/NGEO1985.

19- Capron, E., Landais, A., Buiron, D., Cauquoin, A., Chappellaz, J., Debret, M., Jouzel, J., Leuenberger, M., Martinerie, P., Masson-Delmotte, V., Mulvaney, R., Parrenin, F., Prie, F. Glacial-interglacial dynamics of Antarctic firn: comparison between simulations and ice core air-δ15N measurements, Climate of the Past, 9, 983-999.

18- Guillevic, M., L. Bazin, A. Landais, P. Kindler, A. Orsi, V. Masson-Delmotte, T. Blunier, S. L. Buchardt, E. Capron, M. Leuenberger, P. Martinerie, F. Prié, and B. M. Vinther, Spatial gradients of temperature, accumulation and δ18O-ice in Greenland over a series of Dansgaard-Oeschger events, Clim. Past., 9, 1029-1051.

17- Sime, L. C., Risi, C., Tindall, J. C., Sjolte, J., Wolff, E. W., Masson-Delmotte, V., Capron, E. Last interglacial isotopic changes across Greenland: observations and warm climate isotopic simulations, QSR, 67, 59-80.

16- NEEM community members (D. Dahl-Jensen and 132 co-authors including E. Capron), Eemian interglacial reconstructed from a Greenland folded ice core, Nature, 493, 498-494.

E. Capron, A. Landais, P.C. Tzedakis, E. Bard, T. Blunier, D. Dahl-Jensen, T. Dokken, R. Gersonde, F. Parrenin, M. Schulz, B. Vinther and C. Waelbroeck. Dating and synchronizing paleoclimatic records over the last interglacial, PAGES news, vol.21, 1

D. Dahl-Jensen, E. Capron and E. Stone. Past4Future – learning from interglacials, PAGES news, vol.21, 1

V. Masson-Delmotte, E. Capron, H. Goosse, K. Pol, M. Siddall, L. Sime, S. Bradley and B. Stenni. Antarctic interglacial climate variability and implications for changes in ice sheet topography, PAGES news, vol.21, 1



15- Bazin, L., A. Landais, B. Lemieux-Dudon, H. Toyé Mahamadou Kele, D. Veres, F. Parrenin, P. Martinerie, C. Ritz, E. Capron, V. Lipenkov, M.-F. Loutre, D. Raynaud, B. Vinther, A. Svensson, S. O. Rasmussen, M. Severi, T. Blunier, M. Leuenberger, H. Fischer, V. Masson-Delmotte, J. Chappellaz, and E. Wolff, An optimized multi-proxy, multi-site Antarctic ice and gas orbital chronology (AICC2012): 120–800 ka, Clim. Past Discuss., 8, 5963-6009, 2012

14- Veres, D., L. Bazin, A. Landais, H. Toyé Mahamadou Kele, B. Lemieux-Dudon, F. Parrenin, P. Martinerie, E. Blayo, T. Blunier, E. Capron, J. Chappellaz, S. O. Rasmussen, M. Severi, A. Svensson, B. Vinther, and E. W. Wolff, The Antarctic ice core chronology (AICC2012): an optimized multi-parameter and multi-site dating approach for the last 120 thousand years, Clim. Past Discuss., 8, 6011-6049, 2012

13- Witrant, E., P. Martinerie, C. Hogan, J. C. Laube, K. Kawamura, Capron, E., S. A. Montzka, E. J. Dlugokencky, D. Etheridge, T. Blunier, and W. T. Sturges. A new multi-gas constrained model of trace gas non-homogeneous transport in firn: evaluation and behavior at eleven polar sites, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 11465-11483, 2012

12- Capron, E., Landais, A., Chappellaz, J., Buiron, D., Fischer, H., Johnsen, S., Jouzel, J., Leuenberger, M., Masson-Delmotte, V., and Stocker, T.F. A global picture of the first abrupt climatic event occuring during the last glacial inception, GRL, doi:10.1029/2012GL052656.

11- Buiron, D., Chappellaz, J., Landais, A., Baumgartner, M., Bonazza, M., Capron, E., Frezzotti, M., Kageyama, M., Lemieux-Dudon, B., Masson-Delmotte, V., Parrenin, F., Schilt, A., Selmo, E., Severi, M., Stenni, B., Swingedouw, D., and Udisti, R. Regional imprints of millennial variability during the MIS3 period around Antarctica. QSR, 48, 99-112.

10- Govin A, P. Braconnot, Capron, E., Cortijo E., Jansen E., Labeyrie L., Landais, A., Marti, O., Michel E., Mosquet E., Risebrobakken B., Swingedouw D., Waelbroeck C. Persistent influence of ice sheet melting on high northern latitude climate during the early Last Interglacial. Climate of the Past, 8, 483-507.

9- Landais, A., Dreyfus, G., Capron, E., Pol, K., Loutre, M.-F., Raynaud, D., Lipenkov, V.Y., Masson-Delmotte, V., Jouzel, J., Leuenberger, M. On the limits of orbital dating using EPICA Dome C δO2/N2. Climate of the past, 8, 191-203.


8- Buiron, D., Chappellaz, J., Stenni, B., Frezzotti, M., Baumgartner, M., Capron, E., Landais, A., Lemieux-Dudon, B., Masson-Delmotte, V., Montagnat, M., Parrenin, F., Schilt, A. TALDICE-1 age scale of the Talos Dome deep ice core, East Antarctica. Climate of the Past,7, 1-16.

7- Pol, K., Debret, M., Masson-Delmotte, V., Capron, E., Cattani, O., Dreyfus, G., Falourd, S., Johnsen, S., Jouzel, J., Landais, A., Minster, B., Stenni, B. Sub-millennial climate variability during MIS 11 revealed by high resolution EPICA Dome C isotopic data – A comparison with the Holocene. Climate of the Past, 7, 437-450.


6- Capron, E., A. Landais, J. Chappellaz, A. Schilt, D. Buiron, V. Masson-Delmotte, J. Jouzel, B. Lemieux-Dudon, A. Govin, L. Loulergue, M. Leuenberger, H. Mayer, H. Oerter, D. Dahl-Jensen, S. Johnsen, B. Stenni. Millennial-scale climatic variability over the last glacial period: Greenland-Antarctic sequences of events over Marine Isotopic Stage (MIS) 5 compared to MIS 3. Climate of the Past, 6, 1-49.

5- Capron, E., A. Landais, B. Lemieux, A. Schilt, L. Loulergue, D. Buiron, J. Chappellaz, V. Masson-Delmotte, D. Dahl-Jensen, S. Johnsen, M. Leuenberger and H. Oerter. Synchronising EDML and NorthGRIP ice cores using δ18O of atmospheric oxygen (δ18Oatm ) and CH4 measurements over MIS5 (80-123 kyr). QSR, 1-2, 222-234.

4- Landais, A., Dreyfus, D., Capron, E., Sanchez-Goni, M. F., Desprat, S., Jouzel, J., Hoffmann, G., and Johnsen, S. What drives orbital- and millennial-scale variations of the δ18O of atmospheric oxygen? QSR, 1-2, 235-246.

3- Lüthi, D., Bereiter, B, Stauffer, B, Winkler, R., Schwander, J., Kindler, P., Leuenberger, M., Kipfstuhl S., Capron, E., Landais, A., Fischer, H., and Stocker, T.F. CO2 and O2/N2 variations in and just below the bubble-clathrate transformation zone of Antarctic ice cores. EPSL, 297, 226-233.

2- Schilt, A., Baumgartner, M., Schwander, J., Buiron, D., Capron, E., Chappellaz, J., Loulergue, L., Schüpbach, S., Spahni, R., Fischer, H., Stocker, T. Atmospheric nitrous oxide (N2O) during the last 140,000 years. EPSL,doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2010.09.027.

1- Stenni B., Buiron D., Frezzotti M., Masson-Delmotte V., Chappellaz J., Lemieux B., Selmo E., Delmonte B., Barbante C., Barnola J.-M., Bonazza M., Capron E., Cattani O., Falourd S., Genoni L., Iacumin P., Jouzel J., Kipfstuhl S., Landais A., Maggi V., Minster B., Mulvaney R., Narcisi B., Oerter H., Parrenin F., Petit J.-R., Ritz C., Scarchilli C., Schilt A., Schüpbach S., Severi M., Stocker T., Udisti R. Expression of the bipolar seesaw in Antarctic climate records during the last deglaciation. Nature Geoscience, 4, 46-49.

Capron, E. L’air piégé dans les glaces polaires : Contraintes chronologiques et caractérisation de la variabilité climatique rapide. PhD, Université de Versailles St Quentin en Yvelines. Pp 243.