Dr Lukas Smik

Dr Lukas Smik


School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences (Faculty of Science and Engineering)

Key publications

Key publications are highlighted

Andrews JT, Smik L, Belt ST, Sicre M-A & McCave IN 2020 'Ocean surface and bottom water conditions, iceberg drift and sediment transport on the North Iceland margin during MIS 3 and MIS 2' Quaternary Science Reviews: the international multidisciplinary research and review journal 252, 106722-106722 , DOI Open access
Detlef H, Sosdian SM, Belt ST, Smik L, Lear CH, Kender S, Pearce C & Hall IR 2020 'Late quaternary sea-ice and sedimentary redox conditions in the eastern Bering Sea – Implications for ventilation of the mid-depth North Pacific and an Atlantic-Pacific seesaw mechanism' Quaternary Science Reviews 248, 106549-106549 , DOI Open access
Rahaman W, Smik L, Köseoglu D, N L, Tarique M, Thamban M, Haywood A, Belt ST & Knies J 2020 'Reduced Arctic sea ice extent during the mid-Pliocene Warm Period concurrent with increased Atlantic-climate regime' Earth and Planetary Science Letters 550, 116535-116535 , DOI Open access
Gao S, Smik L, Kulikovskiy M, Shkurina N, Gusev E, Pedentchouk N, Mock T & Belt ST 2020 'A novel tri-unsaturated highly branched isoprenoid (HBI) alkene from the marine diatom Navicula salinicola' Organic Geochemistry 146, 104050-104050 , DOI Open access
Tesi T, Belt ST, Gariboldi K, Muschitiello F, Smik L, Finocchiaro F, Giglio F, Colizza E, Gazzurra G & Giordano P 2020 'Resolving sea ice dynamics in the north-western Ross Sea during the last 2.6 ka: From seasonal to millennial timescales' Quaternary Science Reviews 237, 106299-106299 , DOI Open access
Rontani J, Smik L & Belt ST 2020 'EIMS Fragmentation and detection of autoxidation products of 2,6,10,14‐tetramethyl‐7‐(3‐methylpent‐4‐enyl)‐pentadec‐5‐ene in Arctic sediments' Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry , DOI Open access
Kim J-H, Gal J-K, Jun S-Y, Smik L, Kim D, Belt ST, Park K, Shin K-H & Nam S-I 2019 'Reconstructing spring sea ice concentration in the Chukchi Sea over recent centuries: insights into the application of the PIP25 index' Environmental Research Letters 14, (12) 125004-125004 , DOI Open access
Belt ST, Smik L, Köseoglu D, Knies J & Husum K 2019 'A novel biomarker-based proxy for the spring phytoplankton bloom in Arctic and sub-arctic settings – HBI T25' Earth and Planetary Science Letters 523, 115703-115703 , DOI Open access
Rontani JF, Smik L, Belt ST, Vaultier F, Armbrecht L, Leventer A & Armand LK 2019 'Abiotic degradation of highly branched isoprenoid alkenes and other lipids in the water column off East Antarctica' Marine Chemistry 210, 34-47 , DOI Open access
Rontani JF, Smik L & Belt ST 2019 'Autoxidation of the sea ice biomarker proxy IPSO <inf>25</inf> in the near-surface oxic layers of Arctic and Antarctic sediments' Organic Geochemistry 129, 63-76 , DOI Open access
Detlef H, Belt ST, Sosdian SM, Smik L, Lear CH, Hall IR, Cabedo-Sanz P, Husum K & Kender S 2018 'Sea ice dynamics across the Mid-Pleistocene transition in the Bering Sea' Nature Communications 9, (1) , DOI Open access
Lo L, Belt ST, Lattaud J, Friedrich T, Zeeden C, Schouten S, Smik L, Timmermann A, Cabedo-Sanz P & Huang JJ 2018 'Precession and atmospheric CO₂ modulated variability of sea ice in the central Okhotsk Sea since 130,000 years ago' Earth and Planetary Science Letters 488, 36-45 , DOI Open access
Belt ST, Brown TA, Smik L, Assmy P & Mundy CJ 2018 'Sterol identification in floating Arctic sea ice algal aggregates and the Antarctic sea ice diatom Berkeleya adeliensis' Organic Geochemistry , DOI Open access
Köseoglu D, Belt ST, Smik L, Yao H, Panieri G & Knies J 2017 'Complementary biomarker-based methods for characterising Arctic sea ice conditions: A case study comparison between multivariate analysis and the PIP<inf>25</inf>index' Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 222, 406-420 , DOI Open access
Belt ST, Brown TA, Smik L, Tatarek A, Wiktor J, Stowasser G, Assmy P, Allen CS & Husum K 2017 'Identification of C 25 highly branched isoprenoid (HBI) alkenes in diatoms of the genus Rhizosolenia in polar and sub-polar marine phytoplankton' Organic Geochemistry , DOI Open access
Smik L & Belt ST 2017 'Distributions of the Arctic sea ice biomarker proxy IP25 and two phytoplanktonic biomarkers in surface sediments from West Svalbard' Organic Geochemistry , DOI Open access
Belt ST, Smik L, Brown TA, Kim JH, Rowland SJ, Allen CS, Gal JK, Shin KH, Lee JI & Taylor KW 2016 'Source identification and distribution reveals the potential of the geochemical Antarctic sea ice proxy IPSO25' Nat Commun 7, 12655-12655 Author Site , DOI Open access
Cabedo Sanz P, Smik L & Belt ST 2016 'On the stability of various highly branched isoprenoid (HBI) lipids in stored sediments and sediment extracts' Organic Geochemistry 97, 74-77 , DOI Open access
Smik L, Belt ST, Lieser JL, Armand LK & Leventer A 2016 'Distributions of highly branched isoprenoid alkenes and other algal lipids in surface waters from East Antarctica: Further insights for biomarker-based paleo sea-ice reconstruction' ORGANIC GEOCHEMISTRY 95, 71-80 Author Site , DOI Open access
Smik L, Cabedo-Sanz P & Belt ST 2016 'Semi-quantitative estimates of paleo Arctic sea ice concentration based on source-specific highly branched isoprenoid alkenes: A further development of the PIP25 index' ORGANIC GEOCHEMISTRY 92, 63-69 Author Site , DOI Open access
Belt ST, Cabedo-Sanz P, Smik L, Navarro-Rodriguez A, Berben SMP, Knies J & Husum K 2015 'Identification of paleo Arctic winter sea ice limits and the marginal ice zone: Optimised biomarker-based reconstructions of late Quaternary Arctic sea ice' EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCE LETTERS 431, 127-139 Author Site , DOI Open access