Tripti Bhattacharya

Graduate Student
B.S. Georgetown University

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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



Selected publications

Bhattacharya, T., Byrne, R., Boehnel, H., Wogau, K., Kienel, U., Ingram, L. In prep. Cultural implications of late Holocene climate change in the Cuenca Oriental, Mexico


Bhattacharya, T., Chiang, J.C.H. 2014. Spatial variability and mechanisms underlying El Nino-induced drought in Mexico. Climate Dynamics doi: 10.1007/s00382-014-2106-8

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.

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