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Researcher: Quentin, A (Dr Audrey Quentin)

Fields of Research

Horticultural crop growth and development
Tree nutrition and physiology
Forest health and pathology
Evolutionary impacts of climate change

Research Objectives

Stone fruit (excl. avocado)
Forestry
Hardwood plantations
Pome fruit, pip fruit
Ecosystem adaptation to climate change
Other plant production and plant primary products

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Consequences of resource limitation for recovery from repeated defoliation in Eucalyptus globulus; Tree Physiology
Crop load and time of thinning interact to affect fruit quality in sweet cherry; Journal of Agricultural Science
Do artificial and natural defoliation have similar effects on physiology of Eucalyptus globulus Labill. seedlings?; Annals of Forest Science
Down-regulation of photosynthesis flowing girdling, but contrasting effects of fruit set and retention, in two sweet cherry cultivars; Plant Physiology and Biochemistry
Down-regulation of photosynthesis via sink limitation is linked to foliar soluble sugar content in high- and low-yielding varieties of sweet cherry; X International Symposium on Integrating Canopy, Rootstock and Environmental Physiology in Orchard Systems
Effects of partial defoliation on closed canopy Eucalyptus globulus Labilladiere: Growth, biomass allocation and carbohydrates; Forest Ecology and Management
Growth and physiological responses of Eucalyptus globulus Labilladière following defoliation
Impact of defoliation in temperate eucalypt plantations: Physiological perspectives and management implications; Forest Ecology and Management
Interactive effects of low water availability and partial defoliation on Eucalyptus globulus physiology; IUFRO Meeting
Interactive effects of water supply and defoliation on photosynthesis, plant water status and growth of Eucalyptus globulus Labill; Tree Physiology
Modelling the impact of defoliation and leaf damage on forest plantation function and production; Ecological Modelling: International Journal on Ecological Modelling and Engineering and Systems Ecology
Optimising cherry fruit set, crop load, fruit nutrition and size CY10002; National Cherry Conference
Photosynthesis of temperate Eucalyptus globulus trees outside their native range has limited adjustment to elevated CO2 and climate warming; Global Change Biology
Physiological capacity of Eucalyptus globulus to recover following moderate defoliation; IUFRO Conference
Responses of transpiration and canopy conductance to partial defoliation of Eucalyptus globulus trees; Agricultural and Forest Meteorology
Sustaining production in marginal climates - Chill and bud burst; Fruit Growers of Tasmania May Conference
To cut or not to cut: The role of estension growth in fruit quality; 7th International Cherry Symposium
Understanding carbohydrate and nutrient storage and remobilisation in fruitlet abscission for sweet cherry; Horticulture for the Future Conference

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision