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Researcher: Sands, PJ (Dr Peter Sands)

Fields of Research

Tree nutrition and physiology
Plant physiology
Forestry sciences
Forest health and pathology
Forestry management and environment
Biogeography and phylogeography

Research Objectives

Hardwood plantations

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

CABALA: a linked carbon, water and nitrogen model of forest growth for silvicultural decision support; Forest Ecology and Management
Hybrid growth model to predict height and volume growth in young Eucalyptus globulus plantations; Forest Ecology and Management
Improving the ability of 3-PG to model the water balance of forest plantations in contrasting environments; Ecohydrology
Modeling the effect of physiological responses to green pruning on net biomass production of Eucalyptus nitens; 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
Quantifying the effect of cumulative water stress on stomatal conductance of Eucalyptus globulus and Eucalyptus nitens: a phenomenological approach; Australian Journal of Plant Physiology
Use of a simple plantation productivity model to study the profitability of irrigated Eucalyptus globulus; Ecological modelling
Whole-plant versus leaf-level regulation of photosynthetic responses after partial defoliation in Eucalyptus globulus saplings; Journal of Experimental Botany

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision