Matthew  Therrell

Professor

  • 209-D Farrah Hall
  • (205) 348-5770
  • mdtherrell@ua.edu

Office Hours

Tuesday: 10 – 11 a.m.
Wednesday: 10 – 11 a.m.
Thursday: 10 – 11 a.m.

Website

Dendro Lab

Education

PhD, University of Arkansas, 2003

Post Doctorate, University of Virginia, 2005

Research Interests

Dendrochronology, paleoclimatology, environmental sustainability, biogeography, water resources, southern Africa

Selected Publications

  • Therrell, M.D. 2011. Ancient trees reveal their secrets. Nature Climate Change 1: 94-95.
  • Therrell, M.D. and M. Trotter. 2011. Waniyetu Wowapi: Native American records of weather and climate.Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 92: 583-592.
  • Therrell, M.D., D.W. Stahle, M. Mukelabai, and H.H. Shugart. 2007. Age and radial growth dynamics ofPterocarpus angolensis in southern Africa. Forest Ecology and Management 244: 24-31.
  • Therrell, M.D., D.W. Stahle, L.P. Ries, and H.H Shugart. 2006. Two centuries of tree-ring reconstructed rainfall variability in Zimbabwe. Climate Dynamics 26: 677-685.
  • Therrell, M.D., D.W. Stahle, and R. Acuna Soto. 2004. Aztec drought and the ‘Curse of One Rabbit.’Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 85: 1263-1272.