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Researcher: Ridge, S (Mr Stephen Ridge)

Fields of Research

Plant physiology
Gene expression (incl. microarray and other genome-wide approaches)
Tree nutrition and physiology
Tree improvement (incl. selection and breeding)
Genome structure and regulation

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in the biological sciences
Field grown vegetable crops
Grain legumes
Hardwood plantations
Environmentally sustainable plant production

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A conserved molecular basis for photoperiod adaptation in two temperate legumes; National Academy of Sciences of The United States of America. Proceedings
Characterizing biochemistry and structure of eucalypt leaves for detection of stress in eucalypt plantations with remote sensing; 13th Australasian Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Conference
Ethylene signaling influences light-regulated development in pea; Plant Physiology
Identification of LATE BLOOMER2 as a CYCLING DOF FACTOR homolog reveals conserved and divergent features of the flowering response to photoperiod in pea; Plant Cell
Molecular tools for understanding and predicting flowering in cauliflower
Molecular Tools for Understanding Flowering Time in Cauliflower (Brassica oleracea var. botrytis) Hybrid Seed Crops; 28th International Horticultural Congress
Molecular tools for understanding flowering time in cauliflower hybrid seed crops; 17th Crucifer Genetics Workshop
Spectral characterization of necrosis from reflectance of Eucalyptus globulus leaves with Mycosphaerella leaf disease or subjected to artificial lesions; International Journal of Remote Sensing
Spectral studies of plantation eucalypts to develop remote sensing tools for forest helath detection, with reference to fungal pathogens; ICPP
The chickpea Early flowering 1 (Efl1) locus is an ortholog of Arabidopsis ELF3; Plant Physiology
The genetic architecture of flowering time changes in pea from wild to crop; Journal of Experimental Botany
The Pea GIGAS Gene Is a FLOWERING LOCUS T Homolog Necessary for Graft-Transmissible Specification of Flowering but Not for Responsiveness to Photoperiod; The Plant Cell
The role of BoFLC2 in cauliflower (Brassica oleracea var. botrytis L.) reproductive development; Journal of Experimental Botany

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision