Articles | Volume 10, issue 6
Research article
20 Jun 2013
Research article |  | 20 Jun 2013

Temperature effects on carbon-specific respiration rate and sinking velocity of diatom aggregates – potential implications for deep ocean export processes

M. H. Iversen and H. Ploug

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