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Adjunct Associate Research Scientist
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Biology and Paleo Environment
Lecturer
Earth and Environmental Sciences
61 Route 9W - PO Box 1000
Palisades
NY
10964-8000
US
Fax: 
(845) 365-8152

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Fields of interest: 
Drought, Climate-Ecosystem Interactions, Statistical Climatology, Climate Modeling
Education
List of degrees from highest to lowest:
Ph.D.
University of Virginia
05/2007
M.S.
University of Virginia
01/2004
B.S.
SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry
05/2001
Group: 
Tree-Ring Lab
Honors & Awards: 
NOAA Climate and Global Change Postdoctoral Fellowship
Maury Environmental Sciences Prize (UVA)

Referenced in the Following News Items:

Selected Publications:

Amplification of the North American "Dust Bowl" drought through human-induced land degradation Cook, B. I.; Miller, R. L.; Seager, R. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America Mar 31 Volume: 106 Issue: 13 p.: 4997-5001 (2009) DOI 10.1073/pnas.0810200106
Effects of global irrigation on the near-surface climate Sacks, W. J.; Cook, B. I.; Buenning, N.; Levis, S.; Helkowski, J. H. Climate Dynamics Aug Volume: 33 Issue: 2-3 p.: 159-175 (2009) DOI 10.1007/s00382-008-0445-z
Dust and sea surface temperature forcing of the 1930s "Dust Bowl" drought Cook, B. I.; Miller, R. L.; Seager, R. Geophysical Research Letters Apr 22 Volume: 35 Issue: 8 p.: - (2008) Doi 10.1029/2008gl033486
Rapid vegetation responses and feedbacks amplify climate model response to snow cover changes Cook, B. I.; Bonan, G. B.; Levis, S.; Epstein, H. E. Climate Dynamics Mar Volume: 30 Issue: 4 p.: 391-406 (2008) DOI 10.1007/s00382-007-0296-z
Dust and sea surface temperature forcing of the 1930s "Dust Bowl" drought Cook, B. I.; Miller, R. L.; Seager, R. Geophysical Research Letters Apr 22 Volume: 35 Issue: 8 p.: - (2008) Doi 10.1029/2008gl033486
Dust-rainfall feedbacks in the West African sahel Hui, W. J.; Cook, B. I.; Ravi, S.; Fuentes, J. D.; D'Odorico, P. Water Resources Research May 14 Volume: 44 Issue: 5 p.: - (2008) Doi 10.1029/2008wr006885