Tom’s publications

Submitted, in review

Roland, T.P., Mackay, H., Hughes, P.D.M. (In review) Tephra analysis in ombrotrophic peatlands: a geochemical comparison of acid digestion and density separation techniques. Journal of Quaternary Science.

De Vleeschouwer, F., Vanneste, H., Mauquoy, D., Piotrowska, N., Torrejón, F., Roland, T.P., Le Roux, G. (In review) Widespread emission of pre-Hispanic metals in the South American atmosphere. PLOSOne.

Loader, N.J., Street-Perrott, F.A., Daley, T.J., Hughes, P.D.M., Kimak, A., Levanič, T., Mallon, G., Mauquoy, D., Robertson, I., Roland, T.P., Van Bellen, S., Ziehmer, M.M., Leuenberger, M. (Submitted) Simultaneous determination of stable carbon, oxygen and hydrogen isotopes in cellulose. Analytical Chemistry.



Roland, T.P., Caseldine, C.J., Charman, D.J., Turney, C.S.M., Amesbury, M.J. (2014). Was there a ‘4.2ka event’ in Great Britain and Ireland? Evidence from the peatland record. Quaternary Science Reviews, 83, 11-27.

Hughes, P.D.M., Roland, T.P., Mauquoy, D. (2014). Peatlands and carbon credits: natural and anthropogenic threats to the carbon stock. Carbon Management.

Van Bellen, S., Mauquoy, D., Payne, R.J., Roland, T.P., Daley, T.J., Hughes, P.D.M., Loader, N.J., Street-Perrott, F.A., Rice, E.M., Pancotto, V.A., et al (2014). Testate amoebae as a proxy for reconstructing Holocene water table dynamics in southern Patagonian peat bogs. Journal of Quaternary Science, 29(5), 463-474.

Seddon, A.W.R., Mackay, A.W., Baker, A.G., Birks, H.J.B., Breman, E., Buck, C.E., Ellis, E.C., Froyd, C.A., Gill, J.L., Gillson, L., et al (2014). Looking forward through the past: Identification of 50 priority research questions in palaeoecology. Journal of Ecology, 102(1), 256-267.


Swindles, G.T., Lawson, I.T., Matthews, I.P., Blaauw, M., Daley, T.J., Charman, D.J., Roland, T.P., Plunkett, G., Schettler, G., Gearey, B.R., et al (2013). Centennial-scale climate change in Ireland during the Holocene. Earth-science Reviews, 126, 300-320.


Daley, T.J., Mauquoy, D., Chambers, F.M., Street-Perrott, F.A., Hughes, P.D.M., Loader, N.J., Roland, T.P., Van Bellen, S., Garcia-Meneses, P., Lewin, S., et al (2012). Investigating late Holocene variations in hydroclimate and the stable isotope composition of precipitation using southern South American peatlands: an hypothesis. Climate of the Past, 8(5), 1457-1471.


Fyfe, R.M., Brück, J., Johnston, R., Lewis, H., Roland, T.P., Wickstead, H. (2008). Historical context and chronology of Bronze Age land enclosure on Dartmoor, UK. Journal of Archaeological Science, 35(8), 2250-2261.

Other articles

Roland, T.P. 2013. Letters from Patagonia. Natural Environment Research Council Planet Earth Autumn 2013.