Yamoah K. K. Afrifa
CL Climate: Past, Present & Future
The 2014 Outstanding Student Poster (OSP) Award is awarded to Yamoah K. K. Afrifa for the poster/PICO entitled:
Southeast Asian Monsoon variability may have assisted the rise and fall of
the Khmer Empire (Afrifa, Y. K. K.; Chabanborn, A.; Chawchai, S.; Wohlfarth, B.; Smittenberg, R. H.)
Click here to download the poster/PICO file.
Kweku Yamoah is a PhD student at Stockholm University, Stockholm Sweden.
His research interest includes using biomarkers and their hydrogen isotope
analysis as a quantitative paleo-hydrological tool to reconstruct the
Southeast Asian hydro-climate.
The poster discusses the causes in climate variability during the last
2000 years and how this variability influenced the Khmer Empire (Angkor