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Researcher: Shabala, SN (Professor Sergey Shabala)

Fields of Research

Plant Physiology
Crop and Pasture Improvement (Selection and Breeding)
Crop and Pasture Biochemistry and Physiology
Biological Physics
Microbial Ecology
Receptors and Membrane Biology
Plant Biology
Horticultural Crop Growth and Development
Crop and Pasture Nutrition
Plant Pathology
Horticultural Crop Protection (Pests, Diseases and Weeds)
Crop and Pasture Production
Food Sciences
Crop and Pasture Post Harvest Technologies (incl. Transportation and Storage)
Agricultural Hydrology (Drainage, Flooding, Irrigation, Quality, etc.)
Sustainable Agricultural Development
Bacteriology
Agronomy
Physiology
Plant Cell and Molecular Biology
Separation Science
Agroforestry
Wood Processing
Phycology (incl. Marine Grasses)
Animal Physiology - Biophysics
Cell Development, Proliferation and Death
Animal Physiology - Cell
Medical Biochemistry and Metabolomics
Tree Nutrition and Physiology
Horticultural Crop Improvement (Selection and Breeding)
Microbiology
Oenology and Viticulture
Farm Management, Rural Management and Agribusiness
Haematology
Haematological Tumours
Cancer Diagnosis
Cancer Cell Biology
Optical Technology
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Ore Deposit Petrology
Biological Sciences
Mycology
Agro-ecosystem Function and Prediction
Systems Biology
Ecological Impacts of Climate Change
Analytical Biochemistry
Gene Expression (incl. Microarray and other genome-wide approaches)
Plant Developmental and Reproductive Biology
Crop and Pasture Protection (Pests, Diseases and Weeds)
Instrumental Methods (excl. Immunological and Bioassay Methods)
Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology)
Environmental Technologies
Agricultural Land Management

Research Objectives

Barley
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Plant Production and Plant Primary Products
Environmentally Sustainable Plant Production
Vegetables
Wheat
Expanding Knowledge in the Biological Sciences
Food Safety
Expanding Knowledge in the Physical Sciences
Summer Grains and Oilseeds
Horticultural Crops
Oats
Expanding Knowledge in the Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences
Grain Legumes
Farmland, Arable Cropland and Permanent Cropland Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Fisheries - Aquaculture
Tobacco
Rice
Maize
Cotton
Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity of environments
Management of Water Consumption by Plant Production
Wood, Wood Products and Paper
Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
Integration of Farm and Forestry
Pasture, Browse and Fodder Crops
Expanding Knowledge in the Chemical Sciences
Farmland, Arable Cropland and Permanent Cropland Land Management
Scientific Instruments
Control of Animal Pests, Diseases and Exotic Species in Farmland, Arable Cropland and Permanent Cropland Environments
Hardwood Plantations
Beef Cattle
Table Grapes
Native Forests
Air Force
Expanding Knowledge in the Earth Sciences
Social Impacts of Climate Change and Variability
Dairy Cattle
Tree Nuts (excl. Almonds and Macadamias)
Expanding Knowledge in the Medical and Health Sciences
Human Pharmaceutical Treatments (e.g. Antibiotics)
Cancer and Related Disorders
Processed Food Products and Beverages (excl. Dairy Products)
Blood Disorders
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health - Health System Performance (incl. Effectiveness of Interventions)
Nervous System and Disorders
Hearing, Vision, Speech and Their Disorders
Precious (Noble) Metal Ore Exploration
Sugar
Nutrition
Lupins
Immune System and Allergy
Processed Fruit and Vegetable Products (incl. Fruit Juices)
Effects of Climate Change and Variability on Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Environments (excl. Social Impacts)
Beverages (excl. Fruit Juices)
Climate Change Adaptation Measures

Career Best Publications

Blue light-induced kinetics of H+ and Ca² fluxes in etiolated wild-type and phototropin-mutant Arabidopsis seedlings; National Academy of Sciences of The United States of America. Proceedings
Extracellular Ca2+ ameliorates NaCl-induced K+ loss from Arabidopsis root and leaf cells by controlling plasma membrane K+-permeable channels; Plant Physiology
Free oxygen radicals regulate plasma membrane Ca2+- and K+-permeable channels in plant root cells; Journal of Cell Science
Turgor Regulation in Osmotically Stressed Arabidopsis Epidermal Root Cells. Direct Support for the Role of Inorganic Ion Uptake as Revealed by Concurrent Flux and Cell Turgor Measurements; Plant Physiology

Research Publications

'Salinity Stress: Physiological Constraints and Adaptive Mechanisms'; Plant Stress Physiology, CAB International
Arabidopsis thaliana root non-selective cation channels mediate calcium uptake and are involved in growth; The Plant Journal
Arabidopsis annexin1 mediates the radical-activated plasma membrane Ca2+- and K+-permeable conductance in root cells; Plant Cell
Nax loci affect SOS1-like Na+/H+ exchanger expression and activity in wheat; Journal of Experimental Botany
A new allele for aluminium tolerance gene in barley (Hordeum vulgare L.); BMC Genomics
A novel mutant with modified tropic responses in Pisum sativum L; Planta
A novel non-invasive microelectrode technique and its application to membrane transport activity measurements of Thraustochytrium sp.; The Millennium for Microbiology
A prominent role for leaf calcium as a yield and quality determinant in upland cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) varieties grown under irrigated Mediterranean conditions; Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science
A Recombinant Plant Natriuretic Peptide Causes Rapid and Spatially Differentiated K+, Na+ and H+ Flux Changes in Arabidopsis thaliana Roots; Plant and Cell Physiology
A recombinant plant natriuretic peptide with a role in Arabidopsis thaliana cell volume regulation causes rapid and spatially differentiated K+, Na+ and H+ flux changes in Arabidopsis thaliana roots; ComBio 2004
A role for amino acids in intracellular potassium homeostasis under salt stress; Combio 2006
A root's ability to retain K+ correlates with salt tolerance in wheat; Journal of Experimental Botany
A thermodynamic approach for modelling cation homeostasis in Saccharomyces cerevisiae; International Workshop in Bioinformatics and Systems Biology
A thermodynamic model of monovalent cation homeostasis in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae; PLoS Computational Biology
Ability of leaf mesophyll to retain potassium correlates with salinity tolerance in wheat and barley; Physiologia Plantarum
Acclimation improves salt stress tolerance in Zea mays plants; Journal of Plant Physiology: Biochemistry, Physiology, Molecular Biology and Functional Biotechnology of Plants
Aluminium-induced ion transport in Arabidopsis: the relationship between Al tolerance and root ion flux; Journal of Experimental Botany
Aluminum-dependent dynamics of ion transport in Arabidopsis: specificity of low pH and aluminum responses; Physiologia Plantarum
Amelioration of detrimental effects of waterlogging by foliar nutrient sprays in barley; Functional Plant Biology
Amino acids regulate salinity-induced potassium efflux in barley root epidermis; Planta
Ammonium, nitrate, and proton fluxes around eucalypt roots measured simultaneously using ion selective microelectrodes; 11th International Workshop on Plant Membrane Biology
Annexin 1 regulates the H2O2-induced calcium signature in Arabidopsis thaliana roots; The Plant Journal
Antioxidant activity in salt-stressed barley leaves: evaluating time- and age-dependence and suitability for the use as a biochemical marker in breeding programs; Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science
Application of Non-invasive Microelectrode Flux Measurements in Plant Stress Physiology; Plant Electrophysiology : Methods and Cell Electrophysiology
Arabidopsis protein kinase PKS5 inhibits the plasma membrane H+-ATPase by preventing interaction with 14-3-3 protein; The Plant Cell
Arabidopsis root K+-efflux conductance activated by hydroxyl radicals: single-channel properties, genetic basis and involvement in stress-induced cell death; Journal of Cell Science
Assessing the role of root plasma membrane and tonoplast Na+/H+ exchangers in salinity tolerance in wheat: in planta quantification methods; Plant, Cell and Environment
Assessing the suitability of various screening methods as a proxy for drought tolerance in barley; Functional Plant Biology: An International Journal of Plant Function
Assessing the suitability of various screening methods as a proxy for drought tolerance in barley; Functional Plant Biology
Auxin stimulates Cl- uptake by oat coleoptiles; Annals of Botany
Barley responses to combined waterlogging and salinity stress: separating effects of oxygen deprivation and elemental toxicity; 11th Conference of the International Society for Plant Anaerobiosis
Barley responses to combined waterlogging and salinity stress: separating effects of oxygen deprivation and elemental toxicity; Frontiers in Plant Science
Barley waterlogging tolerance – physiology, genetics and the development of screening facilities; The 16th Australian Barley Technical Symposium
Blue Light Modulation of Ion Transport in the slime Mutant of Neurospora crassa; Journal of Membrane Biology
Blue light-induced kinetics of H+ and Ca² fluxes in etiolated wild-type and phototropin-mutant Arabidopsis seedlings; National Academy of Sciences of The United States of America. Proceedings
Calcium Efflux as a Component of the Hypersensitive Response of Nicotiana benthamiana to Pseudomonas syringae; Plant and Cell Physiology
Calcium efflux systems in stress signaling and adaptation in plants; Frontiers in Plant Science
Calcium sensor kinase activates potassium uptake systems in gland cells of Venus flytraps; Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of The United States of America
Calcium vs salinity: Revealing the underlying ionic mechanisms; ComBio 2002
Calcium- and potassium-permeable plasma membrane transporters are activated by copper in Arabidopsis root tips: linking copper transport with cytosolic hydroxyl radical production; Plant, Cell and Environment
Cell-type-specific H+-ATPase activity in root tissues enables K+ retention and mediates acclimation of barley (Hordeum vulgare) to salinity stress; Plant Physiology
Chloroplast-generated ROS dominate NaCl-induced K+ efflux in wheat leaf mesophyll; Plant Signalling and Behavior
Choline but not its derivative betaine blocks slow vacuolar channels in the halophyte Chenopodium quinoa: Implications for salinity stress responses; FEBS Letters
Combining Ability of Salinity Tolerance on the Basis of NaC1-Induced K+ Flux from Roots of Barley; Crop Science
Comparison of growth and physiological responses to waterlogging and subsequent recovery in six barley genotypes; Proceedings 11th Australian Barley Technical Symposium
Compatible solute accumulation and stress-mitigating effects in barley genotypes contrasting in their salt tolerance; Journal of Experimental Biology
Compatible solutes and K+ homeostasis in salinised plant roots; ComBio 2005
Compatible solutes mitigate damaging effects of salt stress by reducing the impact of stress-induced reactive oxygen species; Plant Signalling and Behavior
Compatible solutes reduce ROS-induced potassium efflux in Arabidopsis roots; Plant Cell and Environment
Competition between uptake of ammonium and potassium in barley and Arabidopsis roots: molecular mechanisms and physiological consequences; Journal of Experimental Botany
Conditioning of roots with hypoxia increases aluminum and acid stress tolerance by mitigating activation of K+ efflux channels by ROS in barley: insights into cross-tolerance mechanisms; Plant and Cell Physiology
Cross-talk between reactive oxygen species and polyamines in regulation of ion transport across the plasma membrane: implications for plant adaptive responses; Journal of Experimental Botany
Cyclic mononucleotides modulate potassium and calcium flux responses to H2O2 in Arabidopsis roots; FEBS Letters
Cytosolic Na+ exclusion and salinity tolerance in wheat; Combio 2009 Conference
Cytosolic sodium exclusion and salinity tolerance in wheat; 15th International Workshop on Plant Membrane Biology
Develolpment of a rapid screening method for Mn2+ tolerance in barley; 11th Conference of the International Society for Plant Anaerobiosis
Developing and validating a high-throughput assay for salinity tissue tolerance in wheat and barley; Planta
Developing barley germplasm with stress tolerance - a summary for the research in TIAR; 13th Australian Barley Technical Symposium
Developing rapid non-destructive screening techniques for waterlogging and salinity tolerance in lucerne
Difference in root K+ retention ability and reduced sensitivity of K+-permeable channels to reactive oxygen species confer differential salt tolerance in three Brassica species; Journal of Experimental Botany
Different barley root tissues showed differential sensitivity of ion and O2 fluxes to hypoxia; 12th Australian Barley Technical Symposium
Different properties of SV channels in root vacuoles from near isogenic A1-tolerant and A1-sensitive wheat cultivars; FEBS Letters
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
Differential tolerance to combined salinity and O2 deficiency in the halophytic grasses Puccinellia ciliata and Thinopyrum ponticum: the importance of K+ retention in roots; Environmental and Experimental Botany
Differentiation of photoperiod-induced ABA and soluble sugar responses of two quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa Willd.) cultivars; Journal of Plant Growth Regulation
Dissecting blue light signal transduction pathway in leaf epidermis using a pharmacological approach; Planta
Dissecting the role of compatible solutes - lessons from the MIFE; Annual Meeting of Society for Experimental Biology
Durum and bread wheat differ in their ability to retain potassium and leaf mesophyll: implications for salinity stress tolerance; Plant and Cell Physiology
Early ion signalling events in thaxtomin toxicity of plant cells; Proceedings of the 13th International Symposium on the Biology of Actinomycetes
Early Physiological Stress Indicators of Tolerance to Waterlogging in Lucerne
Ecophysiology of Carpobrotus rossii in Tasmania: Linking plant's antioxidant activity with a natural habitat; Ecological Questions
Effect of aluminium on membrane potential and ion fluxes at the apices of wheat roots; Functional Plant Biology
Effect of aluminium on membrane potential and ion fluxes at the apices of wheat roots of contrasting aluminium tolerance; Combio 2004
Effect of Blue Light on Ion Fluxes in Arabidopsis Wild Type and NPH1 Mutant; Com Bio 2000
Effect of calcium on root development and root ion fluxes in salinised barley seedlings; Functional Plant Biology
Effect of divalent cations on ion fluxes and leaf photochemistry in salinized barley leaves; Journal of Experimental Botany
Effect of divalent cations on net ion fluxes from leaf mesophyll under saline conditions; ComBio 2003
Effect of extracellular purines on Arabidopsis root cation transport; Proceedings of 13th International Workshop on Plant Membrane Biology
Effect of H2O2 on cation fluxes in Arabidopsis root epidermis; Proceedings of 13th International Workshop on Plant Membrane Biology
Effect of potassium fertilization on leaf physiology, fiber yield and quality in cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) under irrigated Mediterranean conditions; Field Crops Research
Effect of secondary metabolites associated with anaerobic soil conditions on ion fluxes and electrophysiology in barley roots; 14th International Workshop on Plant Membrane Biology
Effect of Secondary Metabolites Associated with Anaerobic Soil Conditions on Ion Fluxes and Electrophysiology in Barley Roots; Plant Physiology
Effect of secondary metabolites associated with anaerobic soil conditions on ion fluxes and electrophysiology in barley roots; 2nd International Symposium on Plant Neurobiology
Effect of Sudden Salt Stress on Ion Fluxes in Intact Wheat Suspension Cells; Annals of Botany
Effect of water availability and nitrogen source on wheat growth and nitrogen-use efficiency; 17th Australian Society of Agronomy Conference
Effects of foliar fertilizer applications on the alleviation of waterlogging stress in six barley varieties; 4th International Crop Science Congress
Effects of magnesium availability on the activity of plasma membrane ion transporters and light-induced responses from broad bean leaf mesophyll; Planta
Effects of Streptomycete Phytotoxin Thaxtomin A on Morphological and Ion Flux Responses from Arabidopsis and Tomato Tissues; ComBio 2004
Effects of Verapamil and Gadolinium on Caffeine-Induced Contractures and Calcium Fluxes in Frog Slow Skeletal Muscle Fibers; Journal of Membrane Biology
Effects of waterlogging on chlorophyll fluorescence, photosynthesis, chlorophyll content and biomass of four lucerne cultivars; ComBio 2002
Electrical signalling and cytokinins mediate effects of light and root cutting on ion uptake in intact plants; Plant, Cell and Environment
Electrophysiological localization of blue light sensory sites in etiolated dicotyledon seedlings; Plant, Cell and Environment
Endomembrane Ca2+-ATPases play a significant role in virus-induced adaptation to oxidative stress; Plant Signalling & Behavior
Enhanced resistance to the cellulose biosynthetic inhibitors, thaxtomin A and isoxaben in Arabidopsis thaliana mutants, also provides specific co-resistance to the auxin transport inhibitor, 1-NPA; BMC Plant Biology
Enhancing Fusarium crown rot resistance by pyramiding large-effect QTL in barley; Molecular Breeding
Evaluating contribution of ionic, osmotic and oxidative stress components towards salinity tolerance in barley; BMC Plant Biology
Evaluating predictive values of various physiological indices for salinity stress tolerance in wheat; Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science
Evaluating relative contribution of osmotolerance and tissue tolerance mechanisms toward salinity stress tolerance in three Brassica species; Physiologia Plantarum
Exogenously applied 24-epibrassinolide (EBL) ameliorates detrimental effects of salinity by reducing K+ efflux via depolarization-activated K+ channels; Plant and Cell Physiology
Exogenously Supplied Compatible Solutes Rapidly Ameliorate NaCI-induced Potassium Efflux from Barley Roots; Plant and Cell Physiology
Exploration and utilization of waterlogging-tolerant barley germplasm; Exploration, Identification and Utilization of Barley Germplasm
Exposure of colonic epithelial cells to oxidative and endoplasmic reticulum stress causes rapid potassium efflux and calcium influx; Cell Biochemistry and Function
Expressing AtNHX1 in barley (Hordium vulgare L.) does not improve plant performance under saline conditions; Plant Growth Regulation
Extracellular Ca2+ ameliorates NaCl-induced K+ loss from Arabidopsis root and leaf cells by controlling plasma membrane K+-permeable channels; Plant Physiology
Fast-activating cation channel in the pea chloroplast envelope; Proceedings of 13th International Plant Membrane Biology Workshop
Fast-activating cation channel in the pea chloroplast envelope and their possible involvement in leaf adaptive responses to salinity and drought stresses; ComBio 2004
Fast-activating Channel Controls Cation Fluxes across the Native Chloroplast Envelope; Journal of Membrane Biology
Fluctuations in light intensity modulate ion fluxes from grape berry mesocarp: direct evidence from microelectrode ion flux estimations; Australian Journal of Grape and Wine Research
Free oxygen radicals regulate plasma membrane Ca2+- and K+-permeable channels in plant root cells; Journal of Cell Science
Functional genomics of osmotic adjustment in microorganisms: An integrated approach; 11th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology
GABA signalling modulates plant growth by directly regulating the activity of plant-specific anion transporters; Nature Communications
Genetic behaviour of physiological traits conferring cytosolic K+/Na+ homeostasis in wheat; Plant Biology
Genome-wide association study reveals a new QTL for salinity tolerance in barley (Hordeum vulgare L.); Frontiers in Plant Science
Genotypic difference in salinity tolerance in quinoa is determined by differential control of xylem Na+ loading and stomatal density; Journal of Plant Physiology
Going beyond nutrition: regulation of potassium homoeostasis as a common denominator of plant adaptive responses to environment; Journal of Plant Physiology
Growth and physiological responses of six barley genotypes to waterlogging and subsequent recovery; Australian Journal of Agricultural Research
Growth responses of Atriplex lentiformis and Medicago arborea in three soil types treated with saline water irrigation; Environmental and Experimental Botany
Growth, Morphological and Anatomical Responses of Two Barley Genotypes to Hypoxia; Proceedings 9th International Barley Genetics Symposium
H+ flux kinetics around plant roots after short-term exposure to low temperature: identifying critical temperatures for plant chilling tolerance; Plant Cell & Environment
Haem oxygenase modifies salinity tolerance in Arabidopsis by controlling K+ retention via regulation of the plasma membrane H+-ATPase and by altering SOS1 transcript levels in roots; Journal of Experimental Botany
Halophyte agriculture: success stories; Environmental and Experimental Botany
Halophytes as a Possible Alternative to Desalination Plants: Prospects of Recycling Saline Wastewater During Coal Seam Gas Operations; Halophytes for Food Security in Dry Lands
Halophytes: what makes them special? Revealing ionic mechanisms of salinity tolerance; XVIII International Botanical Congress
Heterogeneity in Bean Leaf Mesophyll Tissue and Ion Flux Profiles: Leaf Electrophysiological Characteristics Correlate with the Anatomical Structure; Annals of Botany
Homeostatic control of slow vacuolar channels by luminal cations and evaluation of the channel-mediated tonoplast Ca2+ fluxes in situ; Journal of Experimental Botany
Identification of aerenchyma formation-related QTL in barley that can be effective in breeding for waterlogging tolerance; Theoretical and Applied Genetics
Impact of calcium and compatible solutes on growth, development and nutrient acquisition of salinised barley roots; ComBio 2003
In silico modelling of cation homeostasis in Saccharomyces cerevisiae; International Workshop in Bioinformatics and Systems Biology
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
Integrated electrophysiology and molecular biology to understand the role of cell membranes in bacterial responses to chill and osmotic stress
Integrated Electrophysiology and Molecular Biology to Understand the Role of Cell Membranes in Bacterial Responses to Chill and Osmotic Stress
International Salinity Conference
Ion flux kinetics from ESB and ETB wheat roots: pinpointing mechanisms of A13+ tolerance; Annual Meeting of American Society of Plant Biologists Conference 2003
Ion flux kinetics in blue light-grown field dodder (Cuscuta campestris) seedlings; Weed Biology and Management
Ion flux measurements using the MIFE technique; Plant Mineral Nutrients: Methods and Protocols
Ion Flux Profiles and Ultradian Oscillatory Activity Associated with Cell Cycle of Thraustochytrium Sp.; Com Bio 2000
Ion transport and osmotic adjustment in Escherichia coli in response to ionic and non-ionic osmotica; Environmental Microbiology
Ion transport and osmotic adjustment in plants and bacteria; BioMolecular Concepts
Ion transport in broad bean leaf mesophyll under saline conditions; Planta
Ion transport in halophytes; Advances in Botanical Research
Ion Transport in Halophytes; Advances in Botanical Research
Ion Transporters Mediating Light Induced Electrical Responses at the Plasma Membrane of Higher Plants; 41st ASBMB, 37th ASPP and 20th NZSPP Annual Combined Conference
Ion transporters mediating plant adaptive responses to salinity and aluminium stress; 26th Annual Conference of the Australia Society for Biophysics
Ion Transporters Regulating Plant Adaptive Responses to Salinity and the Modes of their Control by Compatible Solutes in Plant
Ion-flux mediated turgor regulation in Neurospora Crassa: Role of a mitogen-activated protein kinase signalling pathway; ISME-2006
Ion-specific mechanisms of osmoregulation in bean mesophyll cells; Journal of Experimental Botany
Ionic and osmotic components of salt stress specifically modulate net ion fluxes from bean leaf mesophyll; Plant, Cell and Environment
Ionic and osmotic relations in quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa Willd.) plants grown at various salinity levels; Journal of Experimental Botany
Ionic basis of blue light control of plant elongation; 26th Annual Conference of the Australia Society for Biophysics
Ionic basis of plant perception of salt and osmotic stress; 43rd Annual ASBMB 18th Annual ANZSCDB and 39th Annual ASPP
Ionic homeostasis and osmoregulation in bacterial cells; 14th International Workshop on Plant Membrane Biology
Ionic homeostasis in E. coli in response to osmotic challenge: Stress specific regulation; FoodMicro 2006
Ionic Mechanisms of Osmoregulation in Higher Plants; Com Bio 2000
Ionic relations and osmotic adjustment in durum and bread wheat under saline conditions; Functional Plant Biology: An International Journal of Plant Function
Is ATP a signalling agent in plants?; 1st Symposium on Plant Neurobiology
IX Congress of the European Society for Agronomy
K+ transport in salinised plant tissues; Proceedings of 13th International Workshop on Plant Membrane Biology
K+-flux measurements across the plasma membrane of Saccharomyces cerevisiae using potassium selective electrodes and Microelectrode Flux Estimation
K+-flux measurements using potassium selective electrodes and Microelectrode Ion Flux Estimation technique (MIFE); 26th SMYTE (Small Meeting on Yeast Transport and Energetics)
K+ retention in leaf mesophyll, an overlooked component of salinity tolerance mechanism: a case study for barley; Journal of Integrative Plant Biology
K+ transport by Arabidopsis root hairs at low pH; Australian Journal of Plant Physiology
Kbg and Kv1.3 channels mediate potassium efflux in the early phase of apoptosis in Jurkat T lymphocytes; American Journal of Physiology: Cell Physiology
Kinetics of ammonium and nitrate uptake by eucalypt roots and associated proton fluxes measured using ion selective microelectrodes; Functional Plant Biology
Kinetics of net H+, Ca2+, K+, Na+, NH4+ and Cl- fluxes associated with recovery of plasma membrane transporters in Vicia faba tissues from chilling; Physiologia Plantarum
Kinetics of xylem loading, membrane potential maintenance, and sensitivity of K+-permeable channels to reactive oxygen species: physiological traits that differentiate salinity tolerance between pea and barley; Plant, Cell and Environment
Leaf Bioelectric Responses to Rhythmical Light: Identification of the Contributions from Stomatal and Mesophyll Cells; Australian Journal of Plant Physiology
Leaf Temperature Kinetics Measure Plant Adaptation to Extreme High Temperatures; Australian Journal of Plant Physiology
Learning from halophytes: physiological basis and strategies to improve abiotic stress tolerance in crops; Annals of Botany
Light-induced bioelectrogenesis of higher plants: phenomenology, mechanisms, and ecophysiological applications; 11th International Workshop on Plant Membrane Biology
Light-induced changes in hydrogen, calcium, potassium, and chloride ion fluxes and concentration from mesophyll and epidermal tissues of bean leaves. Understanding the ionic basis of light-induced bioelectrogenesis; Plant Physiology
Light-induced H+ fluxes at the plasma membrane of expanding epidermal leaf cells of Pisum sativum L; Proceedings of 13th International Workshop on Plant Membrane Biology
Light-induced H+- fluxes at the plasmamembrane of expanding epidermal leaf cells of Pisum sativum; Meeting on Molecular and Cellular Biophysics
Light-induced transient ion flux changes from corn and broad bean leaf tissue; ComBio 2002
Light-induced transient ion flux responses from maize leaves and their association with leaf growth and photosynthesis; Plant, Cell and Environment
Light-induced transient net ion (H+, K+, Ca²+) flux changes from corn and broad bean leaf tissue; XV Symposium of Yugoslav Society of Plant Physiology
Linking osmotic adjustment and stomatal characteristics with salinity stress tolerance in contrasting barley accessions; Functional Plant Biology
Linking oxidative and salinity stress tolerance in barley: can root antioxidant enzyme activity be used as a measure of stress tolerance?; Plant and Soil
Linking oxygen availability with membrane potential maintenance and K+ retention of barley roots: implications for waterlogging stress tolerance; Plant, Cell and Environment
Linking physiological observations with breeding target for waterlogging tolerance in barley; 13th Australian Barley Technical Symposium
Linking salinity stress tolerance with tissue-specific Na+ sequestration in wheat roots; Frontiers in Plant Science
Linking stomatal traits and expression of slow anion channel genes HvSLAH1 and HvSLAC1 with grain yield for increasing salinity tolerance in barley; Frontiers in Plant Science
Linking waterlogging tolerance with Mn2+ toxicity: a case study for barley; Plant Biology
Low-pH and aluminum resistance in Arabidopsis correlates with high cytosolic magnesium content and increased magnesium uptake by plant roots; Plant and Cell Physiology
Magnesium availability and activity of plasma membrane ion transporters in broad bean leaf mesophyll cells; ComBio 2003
Magnesium deficiency in plants: physiological implications and approaches to screening; Ecofizz 2003
Measure Potassium Fluxes to Screen Barley Genotypes for Salt Tolerance; ComBio 2004 Annual Conference
Measurements of net fluxes and extracellular changes of H+, Ca2+, K+, and NH4+ in Escherichia coli using ion-selective microelectrodes; Journal of Microbiological Methods
Measurements of net fluxes and extracellular concentration changes of H+ and Ca2+ of Escherichia coli in batch and film cultures using non-invasive ion-selective microelectrodes; The Millennium for Microbiology
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
Mechanisms of potassium uptake and transport in higher plants; Plant Membrane and Vacuolar Transporters; Plant Genetic Engineering
Mechanisms of thaxtomin A-induced root toxicity revealed by a thaxtomin A sensitive Arabidopsis mutant (ucu2-2/gi-2); Plant Cell Reports
Mechanisms underlying turgor regulation in the estuarine alga Vaucheria erythrospora (Xanthophyceae) exposed to hyperosmotic shock; Plant, Cell and Environment
Media reports about 'The Venus flytrap Dionaea muscipula counts prey-induced action potentials to induce sodium uptake'
Membrane transport activity and ultradian ion flux oscillations associated with cell cycle of Thraustochytrium sp; Australian Journal of Plant Physiology
Membrane Transporters and Waterlogging Tolerance; Waterlogging Signalling and Tolerance in Plants
Membrane transporters mediating root adaptive repsonses to flooding; 11th Conference of the International Society for Plant Anaerobiosis
Membrane transporters mediating root signalling and adaptive responses to oxygen deprivation and soil flooding; Plant, Cell and Environment
Membrane-Transport Activity in Bean Leaves and Roots at Low Ambient Temperatures; Com Bio 2000
Meta-analysis of major QTL for abiotic stress tolerance in barley and implications for barley breeding; Planta
Metal cations in CO2 assimilation and conversion by plants; JOM
Methyl-ß-cyclodextrin reversibly alters the gating of lipid rafts-associated Kv1.3 channels in Jurkat T lymphocytes; Pfluegers Archiv: European Journal of Physiology
Microelectrode ion and O2 fluxes measurements reveal differential sensitivity of barley root tissues to hypoxia; Plant, Cell and Environment
Microelectrode ion flux measurements in plant physiology; 11th International Workshop on Plant Membrane Biology
Microfluidic Chips for Capillary Electrophoresis with Integrated Electrodes for Capacitively Coupled Conductivity Detection based on Printed Circuit Board Technology; Sensors and Actuators - B: Chemical: International Journal Devoted to Research and Development of Physical and Chemical Transducers
MIFE : is an electronic instrument, with associated micromanipulators and software, designed for making non-invasive measurement of specific ion fluxes in solution near living plant or animal tissue
MIFE technique-based screening for mesophyll K+ retention for crop breeding for salinity tolerance; Bio-protocol
Mn2+ tolerance in barley; The 16th Australian BarleyTechnical Symposium
Modulation of flavonoid and tannin production of Carpobrotus rossii by environmental conditions; Environmental and Experimental Botany
Monitoreo y farmacología de los flujos de potasio a través de la membrana plasmática durante apoptosis; XLVIII Congreso Nacional De la Sociedad Mexicana de Ciencias Fisiológicas
Multiple traits associated with salt tolerance in lucerne: revealing the underlying cellular mechanisms; Functional Plant Biology
Na+-K+ transport in roots under salt stress; Plant Signalling & Behavior
Natriuretic Peptides and cGMP Modulate K+, Na+, and H+ Fluxes in Zea mays Roots; Molecular Cell Biology Research Communications
Near-isogenic lines developed for a major QTL on chromosome arm 4HL conferring Fusarium crown rot resistance in barley; Euphytica
Nitric Oxide in Drought Stress Signalling and Tolerance in Plants; Nitric Oxide Action in Abiotic Stress Responses in Plants
Non-invasive microelectrode ion flux measurements in plant stress physiology; Plant Electrophysiology :Theory and Methods
Non-invasive microelectrode ion flux measurements to study adaptive responses of microorganisms to the environment; FEMS Microbiology Reviews
Non-invasive microelectrode ion flux measurements to study bacterial adaptive responses to environment; BioMicro World 2005
Non-invasive microelectrode ion flux measurements to study plant adaptive responses to adverse soils; Genetic Solutions for Hostile Soils (Workshop Proceedings)
Non-invasive microelectrode potassium flux measurements as a potential tool for early recognition of virus-host compatibility in plants; Planta: An International Journal of Plant Biology
Noninvasive Microelectrode Ion Flux Estimation Technique (MIFE) for the Study of the Regulation of Root Membrane Transport by Cyclic Nucleotides; Cyclic Nucleotide Signaling in Plants: Methods and Protocols
Novel approach to screen bacteria for their chill resistance; XII International Congress of Bacteriology and Applied Microbiology (IUMS 2008)
Nutrient uptake patterns over the surface of germinating wheat seeds; Australian Journal of Plant Physiology
Nutrient uptake patterns over the surface of germinating wheat seeds; 43rd Annual ASBMB 18th Annual ANZSCDB amd 30th Annual ASPP
Nutritional and chlorophyll fluorescence responses of lucerne (Medicago sativa) to waterlogging and subsequent recovery; Plant and Soil
Nutritional and Chlorophyll Fluorescence Responses of Lucerne (Medicago Sativa) to Waterlogging and Subsequent Recovery; 8th Conference of the International Society for Plant Anaerobiosis
Observations of Bifurcation and Chaos in Plant Physiological Responses to Light; Australian Journal of Plant Physiology
On a quest for stress tolerance genes: membrane transporters in sensing and adapting to hostile soils; Journal of Experimental Botany
Oscillations in H+ and Ca2+ Ion Fluxes around the Elongation Region of Corn Roots and Effects of External pH; Plant Physiology
Oscillations in plant membrane transport: model predictions, experimental validation, and physiological implications; Journal of Experimental Botany
Oscillations in plants; 1st Symposium on Plant Neurobiology
Oscillations in plants; Communication in Plants: Neuronal Aspects of Plant Life
Oscillations in proton transport revealed from simultaneous measurements of net current and net proton fluxes from isolated root protoplasts: MIFE meets patch-clamp; Australian Journal of Plant Physiology
Oscillations in root nutrient acquisition: ionic mechnisms and physiological implications; The 6th Symposium of the International Society of Root Research
Oscillatory activity and ion flux profiles associated with growth and nutritional status of the marine eukaryote Thraustochytrium sp.; The Millennium for Microbiology
OsHKT1;5 mediates Na+ exclusion in the vasculature to protect leaf blades and reproductive tissues from salt toxicity in rice; Plant Journal
Osmoregulation in plant roots: re-evaluation of the role of inorganic ions; The 6th Symposium of the International Society of Root Research
Osmoregulation versus osmoprotection: re-evaluating the role of compatible solutes; Floriculture, Ornamental and Plant Biotechnology - Advances and Topical Issues
Osmotic adjustment and requirement for sodium in marine protist thraustochytrid; Environmental Microbiology
Osmotic sensitivity of Ca2+ and H+ transporters in corn roots: Effect on fluxes and their oscillations in the elongation region; The Journal of Membrane Biology
Overcoming the Problem of Non-Ideal Liquid Ion Exchanger Selectivity in Microelectrode Ion Flux Measurements; Journal of Membrane Biology
Oxidative stress protection and stomatal patterning as components of salinity tolerance mechanism in quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa); Physiologia Plantarum
Oxygen deficiency and salinity affect cell-specific ion concentrations in adventitious roots of barley (Hordeum vulgare); New Phytologist
Participación de canales de K+ durante la muerte celular programada inducida por antiCD95 y estaurosporina en linfocitos T Jurkat; Primer Congreso Nacional de Transducción de Señales
Photoperiodic effects on short-pulse 14C assimilation and overall carbon and nitrogen allocation patterns in contrasting quinoa cultivars; Environmental and Experimental Botany
Physiological and cellular aspects of phytotoxicity tolerance in plants: the role of membrane transporters and implications for crop breeding for waterlogging tolerance; New Phytologist
Physiological and molecular mechanisms mediating xylem Na+ loading in barley in the context of salinity stress tolerance; Plant Cell and Environment
Physiological implications of ultradian oscillations in plant roots; Plant and Soil
Physiological indices for salinity stress tolerance in barley; 11th International Barley Genetics Symposium
Physiological Mechanism and Quantitative Trait Loci Associated with Waterlogging Tolerance in Barley; 10th International Barley Genetics Symposium
Physiological mechanisms underlying amelorative effects of supplemental calcium on plant performance under saline conditions; Annual Meeting of American Society of Plant Biologists Conference 2003
Physiological traits conferring salinity tolerance in barley; 11th International Barley Genetics Symposium
Physiology of acclimation to salinity stress in pea (Pisum sativum); Environmental and Experimental Botany
Plant Breeding for Flood Tolerance: Advances and Limitations; Genetic Manipulation in Plants for Mitigation of Climate Change
Plant Cell Growth and Ion Flux Responses to the Streptomycete Phytotoxin Thaxtomin A: Calcium and Hydrogen Flux Patterns Revealed by the Non-invasive MIFE Technique; Plant and Cell Physiology
Plant cell response to thaxtomin A and amelioration of toxic effect by auxin; Phytopathology
Plant extracellular ATP signalling by plasma membrana NADPH oxidase and Ca2+ channels; The Plant Journal
Plant Natriuretic Peptide Immunoreactants Modulate Plasma-Membrane H+ Gradients in Solanum tuberosum L. Leaf Tissue Vesicles; Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics
Plant Salt Tolerance Methods and Protocols; Humana Press - Springer
Plasma membrane Ca2+ transporters mediate virus-induced acquired resistance to oxidative stress; Plant, Cell and Environment
Polyamines cause plasma membrane depolarization, activate Ca2+-, and modulate H+-ATPase pump activity in pea roots; Journal of Experimental Botany
Polyamines control of cation transport across plant membranes: implications for ion homeostasis and abiotic stress signaling; Frontiers in Plant Science
Polyamines induce membrane depolarization and cationic fluxes in roots; ComBio2011
Polyamines Interact with Hydroxyl Radicals in Activating Ca2+ and K+ Transport across the Root Epidermal Plasma Membranes 1[W]; Plant Physiology
Polyamines prevent NaCl-induced K+ efflux from pea mesophyll by blocking non-selective cation channels; FEBS Letters
Potassium and potassium-permeable channels in plant salt tolerance; Ion Channels and Plant Stress Responses, Signaling and Communications in Plants
Potassium and sodium relations in salinised barley tissues as a basis of differential salt tolerance; Functional Plant Biology
Potassium homeostasis in salinized plant tissues; Plant Electrophysiology: Theory and Methods
Potassium retention in leaf mesophyll as an element of salinity tissue tolerance in halophytes; Plant Physiology and Biochemistry
Potassium transport and plant salt tolerance; Physiologia Plantarum
Potassium Transporters and Plant Salt Tolerance; The International Fertiliser Society
Proton and calcium flux oscillations in the elongation region correlate with root nutation; Physiologia Plantarum
Protoplast ion fluxes: their measurement and variation with time, position and osmoticum; Planta
Pyramiding physiological traits in plant breeding for salinity tolerance using electrophysiological techniques; 2nd International Conference on Optimum Utilization of Salt Affected Ecosystems in Arid Regions
QTLs for stomatal and photosynthetic traits related to salinity tolerance in barley; BMC Genomics
Quantifying contribution of SOS1 and GORK plasma membrane transporters towards salinity tolerance in barley by the MIFE technology; The 16th Australian Barley Technical Symposium
Quantifying kinetics of net ion fluxes from plant tissues by non-invasive microelectrode measuring MIFE technique; Plant Salt Tolerance Methods and Protocols
Quantitative trait loci for salinity tolerance identified under drained and waterlogged conditions and their association with flowering time in barley (Hordeum vulgare. L); PLoS One
Rapid regulation of the plasma membrane H+-ATPase activity is essential to salinity tolerance in two halophyte species, Atriplex lentiformis and Chenopodium quinoa; Annals of Botany
Receptor kinase-mediated control of primary active proton pumping at the plasma membrane; The Plant Journal
Receptor-Like Activity Evoked by Extracellular ADP in Arabidopsis Root Epidermal Plasma Membrane 1; Plant Physiology
Reduced tonoplast fast-activating and slow-activating channel activity is essential for conferring salinity tolerance in a facultative halophyte, quinoa; Plant Physiology
Regulation of Potassium Transport in Leaves: from Molecular to Tissue Level; Annals of Botany
Regulation of potassium transport in plants under hostile conditions: implications for abiotic and biotic stress tolerance; Physiologia Plantarum
Relations betweeen physiological traits and grain yield in barley unders saline condition; The 16th Australian Barley Technical Symposium
Release of extracellular purines from plant roots and effect on ion fluxes; Plant Signalling & Behavior
Research in the School of Agricultural Science – Stress Physiology Research Group
Rhythmic patterns of nutrient acquisition by wheat roots; Functional Plant Biology
Rhythms in Plants: Dynamic Responses in a Dynamic Environment; Springer International Publishing
Rhythms in Plants: Phenomenology, Mechanisms, and Adaptive Significance; Springer-Verlag
Role of a Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Cascade in Ion Flux-Mediated Turgor Regulation in Fungi; Eukaryotic Cell
Root adaptive strategies to adverse environmental conditions revealed by non-invasive ion flux measurements; ComBio 2002
Root nutation modelled by two ion flux-linked growth waves around the root; Physiologia Plantarum
Root Plasma Membrane Transporters Controlling K+/Na+ Homeostasis in Salt-Stressed Barley¹ [C] [W] ; Plant Physiology
Root-to-shoot signalling: integration of diverse molecules, pathways and functions; Functional Plant Biology
ROS homeostasis in halophytes in the context of salinity stress tolerance; Journal of Experimental Botany
ROS Production, Scavenging, and Signaling under Salinity Stress; Managing Salt Tolerance in Plants: Molecular and Genomic Perspectives
Rutin, a flavonoid with antioxidant activity, improves plant salinity tolerance by regulating K+ retention and Na+ exclusion from leaf mesophyll in quinoa and broad beans; Functional Plant Biology
Salicylic acid improves salinity tolerance in Arabidopsis by restoring membrane potential and preventing salt-induced K+ loss via GORK channel; Journal of Experimental Botany
Salicylic acid in plant salinity stress signalling and tolerance; Plant Growth Regulation
Salinity and Programmed Cell Death: unravelling mechanisms for ion specific signalling; Journal of Experimental Botany
Salinity effect on bioelectric activity, growth, Na+ accumulation and chlorophyll fluorescence of maize leaves: a comparative survey and prospects for screening; Australian Journal of Plant Physiology
Salinity effect on chlorophyll fluorescence and light-induced bioelectrogenesis of corn leaves: a comparative survey; 37th Meeting of Australian Society of Plant Physiologists
Salinity effects on chloroplast PSII performance in glycophytes and halophytes; Functional Plant Biology
Salinity Effects on the Activity of Plasma Membrane H+ and Ca2+ Transporters in Bean Leaf Mesophyll: Masking Role of the Cell Wall; Annals of Botany
Salinity Stress: Physiological constraints and adaptive mechanisms; Plant Stress Physiology
Salinity-induced accumulation of organic osmolytes in barley and wheat leaves correlates with increased oxidative stress tolerance: in planta evidence for cross-tolerance; Plant Physiology and Biochemistry
Salinity-induced calcium signaling and root adaptation in Arabidopsis require the calcium regulatory protein annexin1; Plant Physiology
Salinity-induced H+ and K+ fluxes from Arabidopsis sos mutant roots; ComBio 2005
Salinity-induced ion flux patterns from the excised roots of Arabidopsis sos mutants; Planta
Salt and osmotic sensitivity of plant ion transporters and their control by external Ca2+ concentrations; XVI International Botanical Congress
Salt bladders: do they matter?; Trends in Plant Science
Salt stress sensing and early signalling events in plant roots: current knowledge and hypothesis; Plant Science
Salt Tolerance in Lucerne: Nutrient Acquisition, Pigment Concentrations and Adaptations in the Mesophyll; ComBio 2004
Salt tolerance mechanisms in quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa Willd.); Environmental and Experimental Botany
Salt-sensitive and salt-tolerant barley varieties differ in the extent of potentiation of the ROS-induced K+ efflux by polyamines; Plant Physiology and Biochemistry
Screening barley for salt tolerance: MIFE meets conventional criteria; 12th Australian Barley Technical Symposium
Screening broad beans (Vicia faba) for magnesium deficiency. I. Growth characteristics, visual deficiency symptoms and plant nutritional status; Functional Plant Biology
Screening broad beans (Vicia faba) for magnesium deficiency. II. Photosynthetic performance and leaf bioelectrical responses; Functional Plant Biology
Screening methods for waterlogging tolerance in barley; Genetic Solutions for Hostile Soils (Workshop Proceedings)
Screening methods for waterlogging tolerance in lucerne: comparative analysis of waterlogging effects on chlorophyll fluorescence, photosynthesis, biomass and chlorophyll content; Functional Plant Biology
Screening plants for environmental fitness: chlorophyll fluorescence as a holy grail for plant breeders; Advances in Plant Physiology
Screening plants for salt tolerance by measuring K+ flux: a case study for barley; Plant, Cell and Environment
Selection of clones of commercial potato cultivars with enhanced common scab disease resistance; International Potato Common Scab Conference
Sensitivity of two quinoa (ChenopodiumquinoaWilld.) varieties to progressive drought stress; Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science
Sequential depolarization of root cortical and stelar cells induced by an acute salt shock - implications for Na+ and K+ transport into xylem vessels; Plant, Cell and Environment
Simultaneous measurement of ammonium, nitrate and proton fluxes along the length of eucalypt roots; Plant and Soil
Single-cell techniques in breeding plants for stress tolerance; Floriculture, Ornamental and Plant Biotechnology: Advances and Topical Issues
Spatial variation in H2O2 response of Arabidopsis thaliana root epidermal Ca2+ flux and plasma membrane Ca2+ channels; The Plant Journal
Specificity of polyamine effects on NaCl-induced ion flux kinetics and salt stress amelioration in plants; Plant and Cell Physiology
Spectral and dose dependence of light-induced ion flux responses from maize leaves and their involvement in leaf expansion growth; Plant and Cell Physiology
Stress Physiology Research at the University of Tasmania
Studying Membrane Transport Processes by Non-invasive Microelectrodes: Basic Principles and Methods; Plant Electrophysiology : Methods and Cell Electrophysiology
SV channels dominate the vacuolar Ca2+ release during intracellular signaling; F E B S Letters: (Federation of European Biochemical Societies)
Synergism between polyamines and ROS in the induction of Ca2+ and K+ fluxes in roots; Plant Signaling & Behavior
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
Targeting Potassium Homeostasis in Breeding Wheat for Salt Tolerance
Targeting vacuolar sodium sequestration in plant breeding for salinity tolerance; Managing Salt Tolerance in Plants: Molecular and Genomic Perspectives
Thaxtomin A, the key phytotoxin associated with common scab disease of potato, and its interaction with auxin; 4th Australasian Soilborne Diseases Symposium
The effect of blue light on net ion fluxes from maize leaf segments with different growth history; Proceedings of 13th International Workshop on Plant Membrane Biology
The effect of waterlogging on chlorophyll fluorescence parameters in lucerne (Medicago sativa); NAAIC Pre-Conference Workshop
The NPR1-dependent salicylic acid signalling pathway is pivotal for enhanced salt and oxidative stress tolerance in Arabidopsis; Journal of Experimental Botany
The role of K+ outward rectifiers in plant adaptive responses to salinity and in ameliorative effects of Ca²+ on NaCl-stressed plants; 13th International Plant Membrane Biology Workshop
The Venus flytrap Dionaea muscipula counts prey-induced action potentials to induce sodium uptake; Current Biology
The waterlogging/salinity interaction in higher plants revisited - focusing on the hypoxia-induced disturbance to K+ homeostasis; Functional Plant Biology
Thraustochytrids can be grown in low-salt media without affecting PUFA production; Marine Biotechnology
Time- and tissue- specificity of antioxidant enzyme activity in salt-stressed barley leaves; 16th Australian Barley Technical Symposium
Tissue-and genetic-specific ion flux responses from salinised plant roots: lessons from sos mutants; Genomics in the Barossa South Australia
Tissue-specific root ion profiling reveals essential roles of the CAX and ACA calcium transport systems in response to hypoxia in Arabidopsis; Journal of Experimental Botany
Transition metals: a double edge sward in ROS generation and signaling; Plant Signaling & Behavior
Transport across chloroplast membranes: optimizing photosynthesis for adverse environmental conditions; Molecular Plant
Transport from Root to Shoot; Plant Solute Transport
Turgor Regulation in Osmotically Stressed Arabidopsis Epidermal Root Cells. Direct Support for the Role of Inorganic Ion Uptake as Revealed by Concurrent Flux and Cell Turgor Measurements; Plant Physiology
Two barley varieties with contrasting waterlogging tolerance showed different sensitivity of O2 and ion fluxes to hypoxia; 12th Australian Barley Technical Symposium
Técnica MIFE en monitoreo y farmacología de flujos de potasio en las fases tempranas de apoptosis en linfocitos. Physiological mini-review, 2006, vol. 2, # 4, pp. 65-66; XXII Latin American and First Ibero-American Congress of Physiological Sciences
Ultradian membrance oscillations in plant roots: an experimetnal overview; 11th International Workshop on Plant Membrane Biology
Uptake and regulation of resource allocation for optimal plant performance and adaptation to stress; Frontiers in Plant Science
Using excised leaves to screen lucerne for salt tolerance; Plant Signaling & Behaviour
Using MIFE to dissect the role of compatible solutes; ComBio 2005
Using QTL mapping to investigate the relationships between abiotic stress tolerance (drought and salinity) and agronomic and physiological traits; BMC Genomics
Varietal differences of quinoa's tolerance to saline conditions; Plant and Soil
Venus flytrap HKT1-type channel provides for prey sodium uptake into carnivorous plant without conflicting with electrical excitability; Molecular Plant
Verapamil-induced kinetics of ion flux in oat seedlings; Australian Journal of Plant Physiology
Waterlogging signalling and tolerance in plants; Springer-Verlag
Waterlogging tolerance in barley is associated with faster aerenchyma formation in adventitious roots; Plant and Soil
Wheat cultivars can be screened for NaCl salinity tolerance by measuring leaf chlorophyll content and shoot sap potassium; Functional Plant Biology
Wheat cultivars differ in SV channel properties and response to aluminium - ALT1 locus codes for more than just plasma membrane malate channel; Combio 2004
Whole-plant responses to salinity and their amelioration by externally supplied calcium: A case study for pea and barley; ComBio 2002
Xylem ionic relations and salinity tolerance in barley; The Plant Journal

Research Projects

2008 R2- International Salinity Conference; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
A Novel Approach to Study Ion Transport in Leaf Chloroplasts under Saline Conditions; Department of Education, Science and Training (DEST)
Adaptive Responses of Thraustochytrium spp. to Temperature and Osmotic Stresses; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Calcium Control of Sodium Uptake and Compartmentation in Salt-Stressed Crop Cells; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Combining MIFE and Xylem Pressure-Probe Techniques to Study Plant Adaptive Responses to Salinity; Australian Academy of Science (AASc)
Conference - Genetic Solutions for Hostile Soils (Cba) ; Rural Industries Research & Development Corporation (RIRDC)
Coping with flooding: nutrient transport in oxygen-deprived roots; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Developing high throughput technologies for assessing pre-harvest sprouting; Grains Research & Development Corporation (GRDC)
Developing molecular and physiological markers for marker-assisted barley breeding for waterlogging tolerance; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Developing Salt Tolerant Rice for Food Security in India and Australia; Department of Industry and Science (DoIS)
Halophytes for high-saline agriculture: optimising performance and understanding the physiology; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Integrated Electrophysiology and Molecular Biology to Understand the Role of Cell Membranes in Bacterial Responses to Chill and Osmotic Stress; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Investigating Ion Fluxes in Response to Recombinant AtPNP-A: A Novel Plant Signalling Molecule with a Role in Homeostasis; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Ion Transporters Regulating Plant Adaptive Responses to Salinity and the Modes of their Control by Compatible Solutes in Plant cells; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Ionic Basis of Blue Light Control of Plant Elongation and Bending; Australian Research Council (ARC)
IX Congress of the European Society for Agronomy; Grains Research & Development Corporation (GRDC)
Lab Visit to University of Adelaide, Waite Campus, SA; Grains Research & Development Corporation (GRDC)
Lucerne Adapted to Adverse Enviornments in China & Australia; Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)
Membrane Transporters in Oxidative Stress Signalling and Tolerance in Plants; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Membrane-transport Processes in Plant Roots Under Low Temperature; Australian Research Council (ARC)
MIFE; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Novel Approach to Study Mechanisms of Na+ Transport in Plants Using lab on a Chip Technology; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Osmotic adjustment in higher plant cells; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Oxidative stress signaling in halophytes; Qatar National Science Foundation (QNSF)
Potassium Transporters in Plant Leaves and Mechanisms of their Downregulation by Salinity; Department of Industry and Science (DoIS)
Purchase of a multi-purpose Schottky field emission gun scanning electron microscope; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Quantifying the Relative Contribution of Physiological Traits Contributing to Salinity Tolerance in Barley and Wheat; Grains Research & Development Corporation (GRDC)
Real Time Observation of the Effect of Environmental Stresses on the Food Borne Pathogen, Listeria Monocytogenes; Department of Industry, Tourism & Resources (DITR)
Revealing Enigma of Salt Bladders to Help Crops Cope with Salinity; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Revealing Mechanisms of Osmotic Stress Signalling by Combining MIFE and Confocal Imaging Microscopy Techniques; Australian Academy of Science (AASc)
Stomata functioning in halophytes for improved plant stress tolerance; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Targeting Potassium Homeostasis in Breeding Wheat for Salt Tolerance; Grains Research & Development Corporation (GRDC)
The Role of Turgor in Hyphal Extension of the Ascomycete Neurospora Crassa; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Transpirational control and oxidative stress tolerance traits as components of salinity stress tolerance in cereals; Grains Research & Development Corporation (GRDC)
Ultradian membrane oscillators and their ionic basis; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Understanding Halophytes for an Agriculture Worth its Salt; European Union (EU)
Boron speciation in preserved wood and leachate
Boron speciation in wood and leachate

Research Candidate Supervision

Allelic variation analysis and development of gene-specific molecular markers conferring acid soil tolerance in barley (Hordeum vagular L.)
Aspects of the Nutrition and Physiology of Eucalyptus globulus
Broad Spectrum Resistance to Tuber-invading Diseases of Potato
Cloning and Functional Characterization of Aluminum Tolerance Related OsALMT1 in Rice
Developing Molecular and Physiological Markers for Barley Breeding for Waterlogging Tolerance by Targeting Root Ionic Homeostasis
Development of Low-Toxicity Wood Preservatives with a Focus on On-Farm Timber Treatment
Drought Effects on Fertilizer Use Efficiency in Cereals
Electrophysiology of Waterlogging Stress Tolerance in Barley
Elucidating the Role of Compatible Solutes in Tolerance to Oxidative Stress
Fine Mapping of Aerenchyma Formation Under Waterlogging Stress in Barley
Functional Genomics of Transporters Mediating Control of Ion Loading into the Xylem in Barley
GORK-like Channels and Salinity Tolerance in Barley
Halophytes for High Saline Agriculture
Increasing the potassium use efficiency in crops
Interaction between waterlogging tolerance and acid soil tolerance in Barley
Investigating Genetic Variability in Potassium Retention and Sodium Exclusion Traits in the Context of Differential Salinity Tolerance in Barley and Wheat
Investigating the Evolutionary Aspects of Water Use Efficiency in Plants in Relation to Salinity and Drought
Linking Detrimental Effects of Salinity on Leaf Photosynthesis with Ion Transport in Leaf Mesophyll
Mechanisms for Salinity Tolerance in Halophytes
Mechanisms of Aluminium Toxicity, Tolerance and Amelioration in Wheat
Molecular Mechanisms of Salinity Tolerance in a Chinese Barley Landrace.
Oxidate Stress Tolerance as a Component of the Tissue Tolerance Mechanism in Wheat and Barley
Physiological and Genetic Aspects of Manganese Tolerance in Barley in the Context of Waterlogging Stress Tolerance
Physiological Assessment of Magnesium deficiency in Broad Beans (Vicia faba L.)
Physiological Responses to Waterlogging in Barley (Hordeum vulgare L.)
Physiological Traits Conferring Osmotic Adjustment in Plants and Their Contribution to Differential Salinity Tolerance in Wheat and Barley
Potassium Homeostasis and Salinity Tolerance in Barley- Physiological and Genetic Aspects
QTL Analysis for Drought Tolerance Associated with Shoot, Root and Physiological Traits in Barley (Hordeum vulgare L.)
Role of Nitric Oxide in Barley Plant to Drought and Salinity
Salinity stress tolerance in wheat and barley- Separating stomata and cuticular transpiration components and quantifying their relative contribution towards salinity stress tolerance
Thaxtomin A Toxicity in Plant Cells (Studies Associated with Common Scab Disease of Potato)
The Pharmaceutical and Nutraceutical Potential of the Halophytic Plant Carpobrotus rossii
The Role of CNGC's and HKT Transporters in Oxidative Stress Signalling in Plants.
Understanding Apoptosis and Programmed Cell Death in Plants
Understanding Physiology of Combined Salinity and Waterlogging Tolerance in Cereals
Waterlogging and Salinity Tolerance in Lucerne (medicago sativa)
Wine Quality and Fruit Characteristics of Pinot Noir Clones and Associated Rootstocks in Tasmania