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Researcher: Chen, Z (Mr Zhonghua Chen)

Fields of Research

Crop and pasture improvement (incl. selection and breeding)
Crop and pasture biochemistry and physiology
Horticultural crop growth and development
Plant physiology
Crop and pasture production
Horticultural crop improvement (incl. selection and breeding)
Microbial ecology
Plant biology
Crop and pasture nutrition

Research Objectives

Barley
Field grown vegetable crops
Other environmental management
Grains and seeds
Food safety
Other plant production and plant primary products
Environmentally sustainable plant production
Rice

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Combining ability of barley flour pasting properties; Journal of Cereal Science
Combining Ability of Salinity Tolerance on the Basis of NaC1-Induced K+ Flux from Roots of Barley; Crop Science
Compatible solute accumulation and stress-mitigating effects in barley genotypes contrasting in their salt tolerance; Journal of Experimental Biology
Developing barley germplasm with stress tolerance - a summary for the research in TIAR; 13th Australian Barley Technical Symposium
Differential activity of plasma and vacuolar membrane transporters contributes to genotypic differences in salinity tolerance in a halophyte species, Chenopodium quinoa; International Journal of Molecular Sciences
Inheritance of Root 'Potassium Flux Marker' and Tolerance in Barley; Combio 2006
Inheritance of salt tolerance of barley (Hordeum vulgare L.); Australasian Plant Breeding Conference
K+ transport in salinised plant tissues; Proceedings of 13th International Workshop on Plant Membrane Biology
Measure Potassium Fluxes to Screen Barley Genotypes for Salt Tolerance; ComBio 2004 Annual Conference
Measuring ion fluxes to screen barley genotypes for salt tolerance; Proceedings of 13th International Workshop on Plant Membrane Biology
Measuring Potassium Fluxes to Screen Barley Genotypes for Salt Tolerance; 12th Australian Barley Technical Symposium
Measuring Potassium Fluxes to Screen Barley Genotypes for Salt Tolerance; 1st Annual ACPFG Research Symposium
Na+-K+ transport in roots under salt stress; Plant Signalling & Behavior
Oscillations in plant membrane transport: model predictions, experimental validation, and physiological implications; Journal of Experimental Botany
Physiological and cytological response of salt-tolerant and non-tolerant barley to salinity during germination and early growth; Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture
Physiological traits conferring salinity tolerance in barley; 11th International Barley Genetics Symposium
Potassium and sodium relations in salinised barley tissues as a basis of differential salt tolerance; Functional Plant Biology
Root plasma membrane transporters controlling K+/Na+ homeostasis in salt-stressed barley; Plant Physiology
Screening barley for salt tolerance: MIFE meets conventional criteria; 12th Australian Barley Technical Symposium
Screening plants for salt tolerance by measuring K+ flux: a case study for barley; Plant, Cell and Environment
Targeting K+ homeostasis in plant breeding for salt tolerance: physiological and genetic aspects; ComBio 2005
Targeting Potassium Homeostasis in Barley Breeding for Salt Tolerance; 10th International Barley Genetics Symposium
Tissue-and genetic-specific ion flux responses from salinised plant roots: lessons from sos mutants; Genomics in the Barossa South Australia
Xylem ionic relations and salinity tolerance in barley; The Plant Journal

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision

Electrophysiology of Waterlogging Stress Tolerance in Barley