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Researcher: Mendham, DS (Mr Daniel Mendham)

Fields of Research

Forestry management and environment
Forestry biomass and bioproducts
Plant physiology
Horticultural crop growth and development
Tree nutrition and physiology
Soil sciences
Forest health and pathology

Research Objectives

Hardwood plantations
Expanding knowledge in the biological sciences
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Integration of farm and forestry
Other plant production and plant primary products

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

An evaluation of the conical approximation as a generic model for estimating stem volume, biomass and nutrient content in young Eucalyptus plantations; New Forests: Journal of Biology, Biotechnology, and Management of Afforestation and Reforestation
Assessment of crown woody biomass in Eucalyptus grandis and E. globulus plantations; New Forests: Journal of Biology, Biotechnology, and Management of Afforestation and Reforestation
Assessment of leaf mass and leaf area of tree crowns in young Eucalyptus grandis and E. globulus plantations from measurements made on the stems; New Forests: Journal of Biology, Biotechnology, and Management of Afforestation and Reforestation
Ecophysiological responses of a young blue gum (Eucalyptus globulus) plantation to week control; Tree Physiology
Effect of residue management and fertiliser application on the productivity of a Eucalyptus hybrid and Acacia mangium planted on sloping terrain in northern Vietnam; Southern Forests
Enhancing tree belt productivity through capture of short-slope runoff water; Global Change Biology. Bioenergy
Estimating temporal changes in carbon sequestration in plantings of mallee eucalypts: Modelling improvements; Forest Ecology and Management
Growth, physiological responses and wood production of an Acacia auriculiformis plantation in southern Vietnam following mid-rotation thinning, application of phosphorus fertiliser and organic matter retention; Forest Ecology and Management
Harvest residue effects on soil organic matter, nutrients and microbial biomass in eucalypt plantations in Kerala, India; Forest Ecology and Management
Mid-infrared spectroscopy for rapid assessment of soil properties after land use change from pastures to Eucalyptus globulus plantations; Journal of Environmental Management
Modelling nutrient uptake: a possible indicator of phosphorus deficiency; Australian Journal Soil Research
Nitrogen fixation of Acacia mangium Willd. from two seed sources grown at different levels of phosphorus in an Ultisol, South Sumatra, Indonesia; Southern Forests: a journal of forest science
Plant carbon pools and fluxes in coppice regrowth of Eucalyptus globulus; Forest Ecology and Management
Repeated harvest residue removal reduces E. globulus productivity in the 3rd rotation in south-western Australia; Forest Ecology and Management
Site variation in life cycle energy and carbon footprints of mallee biomass production in Western Australia; Energy and Fuels
Soil water depletion and replenishment during first- and early second-rotation Eucalyptus globulus plantations with deep soil profiles; Agricultural and Forest Meteorology: An International Journal
Testing allometric equations for prediction of above-ground biomass of mallee eucalypts in southern Australia; Forest Ecology and Management
Testing the generality of above-ground biomass allometry across plant functional types at the continent scale; Global Change Biology
Water use and water-use efficiency of coppice and seedling Eucalyptus globulus Labill.: a comparison of stand-scale water balance components; Plant and Soil: International Journal on Plant-Soil Relationships

Research Projects

Increasing Productivity and Profitability of Indonesian Smallholder Plantations; Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)

Research Candidate Supervision

Managing Tree Numbers and Tree Vigour in Thinned and Coppiced Short-rotation Plantations