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Researcher: White, D (Dr Donald White)

Fields of Research

Plant physiology
Forestry management and environment
Natural resource management
Forestry sciences
Tree improvement (incl. selection and breeding)
Palaeoclimatology
Climate change processes
Glaciology

Research Objectives

Hardwood plantations
Other plant production and plant primary products
Native forests
Effects of climate change on Antarctic and sub-Antarctic environments (excl. social impacts)
Climate variability (excl. social impacts)
Climate change models

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Allometric relationships for Eucalyptus nitens (Deane and Maiden) Maiden plantations; Trees
Control of transpiration in an irrigated Eucalyptus globulus Labill. plantation; Plant, Cell and Environment
Growth and water use of Eucalyptus globulus and E. nitens in irrigated and rainfed plantations; Australian Forestry
Leaf water relations of Eucalyptus globulus ssp globulus and E-nitens: Seasonal, drought and species effects; Tree Physiology: An International Botanical Journal
Managing for water-use efficient wood production in Eucalyptus globulus plantations; Forest Ecology and Management
Managing the trade-off between productivity and risk principles - a case study from south western Australia (a Mediterranean climate region); IUFRO Symposium on Dryland Plantations
Physiological responses to drought of Eucalyptus globulus and Eucalyptus nitens in plantations.
Quantifying the effect of cumulative water stress on stomatal conductance of Eucalyptus globulus and Eucalyptus nitens: a phenomenological approach; Australian Journal of Plant Physiology
Variation in sapflow velocity in Eucalyptus globulus with position in sapwood and use of a correction coefficient; Tree Physiology: An International Botanical Journal
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
Wood production per evapotranspiration was increased by irrigation in plantations of Eucalyptus globulus and E. nitens; New Forests

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision