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Researcher: Williams, AL (Ms Amanda Williams)

Fields of Research

Ecological impacts of climate change and ecological adaptation
Terrestrial ecology
Plant physiology

Research Objectives

Climate change adaptation measures (excl. ecosystem)
Expanding knowledge in the biological sciences
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Changes in the microbial community structure of bacteria, archaea and fungi in response to elevated CO2 and warming in an Australian native grassland soil; Environmental Microbiology
Elevated CO2 and warming impacts on flowering phenology in a southern Australian grassland are related to flowering time but not growth form, origin or longevity; Australian Journal of Botany
Influence of warming on soil water potential controls seedling mortality in perennial but not annual species in a temperate grassland; New Phytologist
The impacts of rising CO2 concentrations on Australian terrestrial species and ecosystems; Austral Ecology
Warming and elevated CO2 affect the relationship between seed mass, germinability and seedling growth in Austrodanthonia caespitosa, a dominant Australian grass; Global Change Biology
Warming prevents the elevated CO2-induced reduction in available soil nitrogen in a temperate, perennial grassland; Global Change Biology

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision