B.S. Georgetown University
My research has two main focuses:
Reconstructing paleoclimate variability using pollen, geochemistry and stable isotopes
Understanding sources of climatic variability in the short-term instrumental record and in long-term proxy-based paleoclimatic records
Bhattacharya, T., Chiang, J.C.H. 2014. Spatial variability and mechanisms underlying El Nino-induced drought in Mexico. Climate Dynamics (accepted)
Bhattacharya, T., Beach, T., Wahl, D. 2011. An analysis of modern pollen rain from the Maya Lowlands of Northern Belize. Review of Paleobotany and Palynology 164: 109-120
Beach, T., Luzzadder-Beach, S., Dunning, N., Jones, J., Lohse, J., Guderjan, T., Bozarth, S., Millspaugh, S., Bhattacharya, T. 2009. A review of human and natural changes in Maya Lowlands wetlands over the Holocene. Quaternary Science Reviews 28: 1710-1724.