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Researcher: Carriqui Alcover, M (Mr Marc Carriqui Alcover)

Fields of Research

Plant physiology
Surface water hydrology

Research Objectives

Other plant production and plant primary products
Expanding knowledge in the biological sciences
Industrial crops
Other environmental management
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Assessment and management of freshwater ecosystems

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A field portable method for the semi-quantitative estimation of dehydration tolerance of photosynthetic tissues across distantly related land plants; Physiologia Plantarum
Anatomical constraints to nonstomatal diffusion conductance and photosynthesis in lycophytes and bryophytes; New Phytologist
CO2 Diffusion Inside Photosynthetic Organs; The Leaf: A Platform for Performing Photosynthesis
Diffusional limitations explain the lower photosynthetic capacity of ferns as compared with angiosperms in a common garden study; Plant, Cell & Environment
Gas exchange and hydraulics during drought in crops: Who drives whom?; Journal of Experimental Botany
Leaf anatomy does not explain apparent short-term responses of mesophyll conductance to light and CO2 in tobacco; Physiologia Plantarum
Mesophyll conductance in cotton bracts: Anatomically determined internal CO2 diffusion constraints on photosynthesis; Journal of Experimental Botany
Mesophyll diffusion conductance to CO2: An unappreciated central player in photosynthesis; Plant Science
Optical measurement of stem xylem vulnerability; Plant Physiology
Photosynthesis optimized across land plant phylogeny; Trends in Plant Science
Sediment connectivity linked to vegetation using UAVs: High-resolution imagery for ecosystem management; Science of the Total Environment
Stomatal and mesophyll conductances to CO2 in different plantgroups: Underrated factors for predicting leaf photosynthesisresponses to climate change?; Plant Science
The photosynthetic capacity in 35 ferns and fern allies: Mesophyll CO2 diffusion as a key trait; New Phytologist

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision