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Researcher: Eyles, A (Dr Alieta Eyles)

Fields of Research

Forestry Pests, Health and Diseases
Horticultural Crop Protection (Pests, Diseases and Weeds)
Tree Nutrition and Physiology
Horticultural Crop Growth and Development
Forestry Sciences
Plant Pathology
Horticultural Production
Plant Physiology
Agroforestry
Post Harvest Horticultural Technologies (incl. Transportation and Storage)
Crop and Pasture Production
Crop and Pasture Biochemistry and Physiology
Forestry Management and Environment
Crop and Pasture Improvement (Selection and Breeding)
Soil Sciences
Crop and Pasture Nutrition
Analytical Biochemistry
Separation Science
Ecological Physiology

Research Objectives

Hardwood Plantations
Vegetables
Wood, Wood Products and Paper
Plant Production and Plant Primary Products
Softwood Plantations
Pome Fruit, Pip Fruit
Control of Plant Pests, Diseases and Exotic Species in Farmland, Arable Cropland and Permanent Cropland Environments
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Forestry
Soils
Horticultural Crops
Stone Fruit
Sown Pastures (excl. Lucerne)
Fresh Fruit and Vegetables (Post Harvest)
Climate Change Adaptation Measures

Career Best Publications

Cross-induction of systemic induced resistance between an insect and a fungal pathogen in Austrian pine over a fertility gradient; Oecologia
Ecophysiological responses of a young blue gum (Eucalyptus globulus) plantation to week control; Tree Physiology
Induced resistance to pests and pathogens in trees; New Phytologist
Role of corticular photosynthesis following defoliation in Eucalyptus globulus; Plant, Cell and Environment
Whole-plant versus leaf-level regulation of photosynthetic responses after partial defoliation in Eucalyptus globulus saplings; Journal of Experimental Botany

Research Publications

Eucalyptus wound wood extractives show antimicrobial and antioxidant activity (A case study with E. globulus and E. nitens; 8th International Congress of Plant Pathology
In vitro development of common scab resistance in processing potatoes; Proceedings of the 13th International Symposium on the Biology of Actinomycetes
In vitro induction of resistance to common scab disease of potato in commercial cultivars; Phytopathology
In vitro induction of resistance to common scab disease of potato in commercial cultivars; American Phytopathology Society
An interdisciplinary approach to the study and management of stem defect in eucalypts; 8th International Congress of Plant Pathology
Anatomy and chemistry of wound tissue in Eucalyptus nitens and E. globulus; CRC-SPF Annual Meeting
Are gas exchange responses to resource limitation and defoliation linked to source: sink relationships? ; Plant, Cell and Environment
Common grasses of Tasmania
Comparative Phloem Chemistry of Manchurian (Fraxinus mandshurica) and Two North American Ash Species (F. americana and F. pennsylvanica); Journal of Chemical Ecology
Comparison of CEPA (2-chloroethyl phosphonic acid) induced responses in juvenile Eucalyptus nitens, E. globulus and E. obliqua: a histochemical and anatomical study; IAWA Journal
Comparison of soil properties under tropical Acacia hybrid plantation and shifting cultivation land use in northern Vietnam; Southern Forests
Consequences of resource limitation for recovery from repeated defoliation in Eucalyptus globulus; Tree Physiology
Constitutive and wound-inducible defense responses of ash phloem; Emerald Ash Borer Research and Technology Meeting
Cross-induction of systemic induced resistance between an insect and a fungal pathogen in Austrian pine over a fertility gradient; Oecologia
Crown damage by the aphid Essigella californica in a Pinus radiata plantation in southern New South Wales: causality and related management issues; Australian Forestry
Current and future management strategies of root rot pathogens in tree crops: critical literature review
Development of extreme resistance to common scab in potatoes - use of a cell selection approach to fast track clonal line development
Differential effects of nutrient availability on the secondary metabolism of Austrian pine (Pinus nigra) phloem and resistance to Diplodia pinea; Forest Pathology
Does biochar improve apple productivity?
Early ion signalling events in thaxtomin toxicity of plant cells; Proceedings of the 13th International Symposium on the Biology of Actinomycetes
Ecophysiological responses of a young blue gum (Eucalyptus globulus) plantation to week control; Tree Physiology
Ecophysiology of Acacia species in wet-dry tropical plantations; Southern Forests
Effects of Fertilization and Fungal and Insect Attack on Systemic Protein Defenses of Austrian Pine; Journal of Chemical Ecology
Enhanced resistance to common scab of potato through somatic cell selection in cv. Iwa with the phytotoxin thaxtomin A; Plant Pathology
Enhancing resistance to common scab by somaclonal selection; The Australian Vegetable Industry Conference (AusVeg) 2009
Enhancing resistance to common scab in commercial potato cultivars; National Potato and Vegetable Conference (AusVeg) 2007
Eucalypt tree responses to wounding; Annual Meeting CRC Sustainable Production Forestry
Evaluating relative contribution of osmotolerance and tissue tolerance mechanisms toward salinity stress tolerance in three Brassica species; Physiologia Plantarum
Evaluation and Commercialisation of Common Scab Resistant Clones of Commercial Potato Varieties
Failure of biochar as a soil conditioner and crop amendment; 5th EUROSOIL International Congress
Growth and physiology of Hopea odorata planted within gaps in an acacia plantation acting as a nurse crop; Plant Ecology & Diversity
Host response to natural infection by a stem canker (Cytonaema sp.) in the aerial bark of Eucalyptus globulus: a preliminary report; VII International Mycological Congress
Host responses to natural infection by Cytonaema sp. in the aerial bark of Eucalyptus globulus; Forest Pathology
Host-mediated cross induction of systemic resistance between a pathogen and an insect in Austrian pine; Annual Meeting of the American Phytopathological Society
Impact of biochar amendment on the growth, physiology and fruit of a young commercial apple orchard; Trees
Impact of biochar application on the productivity of a temperate vegetable cropping system; New Zealand Journal of Crop and Horticultural Science
Impact of defoliation in temperate eucalypt plantations: Physiological perspectives and management implications; Forest Ecology and Management
Impact of management regimes on fruit quality of sweet cherry (Prunus avium L.); Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems
Importance of wound-associated wood overlooked in the modified CODIT model? A closer look at eucalypts; 8th International Congress of Plant Pathology
Induced resistance mechanisms for forest systems
Induced resistance to pests and pathogens in trees; New Phytologist
Interdisciplinary Approach to the Study and Management of Stem Defect in Eucalypts; New Zealand Journal of Forestry Science
Interspecific variation in ash resistance to emerald ash borer; Emerald Ash Borer Research and Technology Meeting
Isolation, identification and characterization of allelochemicals present in bush honeysuckle (Lonicera maackii); Ohio Invasive Plants Council Annual Meeting
Kino vein formation in Eucalyptus globulus and E. nitens; Australian Forestry
Management of fungal root-rot pathogens in tropical Acacia mangiumplantations; Forest Pathology
Novel detection of formylated phloroglucinol compounds (FPCs) in the wound-associated wood of Eucalyptus globulus and E. nitens; Journal of Chemical Ecology
Organ-dependent induction of systemic resistance and systemic susceptibility in Pinus nigra inoculated with Sphaeropsis sapinea and Diplodia scrobiculata; Tree Physiology: An International Botanical Journal
Phenolic Chemistry of Coast Live Oak Response to Phytophthora ramorum Infection; Journal of Chemical Ecology
Phenolic metabolites in leaves of the invasive shrub, Lonicera maackii and their potential roles in allelopathy; Journal of Chemical Ecology
Photosynthetic responses of field-grown Pinus radiata trees to artificial and aphid-induced defoliation; Tree Physiology: An International Botanical Journal
Plant cell response to thaxtomin A and amelioration of toxic effect by auxin; Phytopathology
Postdoc reflective
Predicting productivity of Acacia hybrid plantations for a range of climates and soils in Vietnam; Forest Ecology and Management
Pruning-associated stem defects in plantation E. nitens and E. globulus grown for sawlog and veneer in Tasmania; IUFRO Meeting
Pruning-associated stem defects in plantation E. nitens and E. globulus grown for sawlog and veneer in Tasmania; IUFRO Meeting
Pruning-Associated Stem Defects in Plantation E. Nitens and E. Globulus Grown for Sawlog Veneer in Tasmania, Australia; The Future of Eucalypts for Wood Products
Quantifying stem discoloration and decay following pruning and thinning an Acacia hybrid plantation; Forest Pathology
Quantifying stem growth loss at the tree-level in a Pinus radiata plantation to repeated attack by the aphid, Essigella californica; Forest Ecology and Management
Recovery after defoliation in Eucalyptus globulus saplings: respiration and growth; Trees: structure and function
Research strategies for disease management in eucalypt plantations in Tasmania, Australia; 12th Biennial Australasian Plant Pathology Society Conference
Role of Eucalyptus globulus wound wood extractives: evidence of superoxide dismutase-like activity; Forest Pathology
Role of corticular photosynthesis following defoliation in Eucalyptus globulus; Plant, Cell and Environment
Searching for signaling molecules involved in the systemic induced resistance phenomenon in Austrian pine; Annual Meeting of the American Phytopathological Society
Seasonal patterns of foliage respiration in dominant and suppressed Eucalyptus globulus canopies; Tree Physiology
Selection of clones of commercial potato cultivars with enhanced common scab disease resistance; 16th Biennial Conference of the Australasian Plant Pathology Society
Selection of clones of commercial potato cultivars with enhanced common scab disease resistance; International Potato Common Scab Conference
Shifts in biomass and resource allocation patterns following defoliation in Eucalyptus globulus growing with varying water and nutrient supplies; Tree Physiology
Soil amendment with biochar: growth, physiology and fruit yield and quality of young 'Fuji' trees; International Symposium on Physiological Principles and Their Application to Fruit Production
Soil carbon sequestration in cool temperate dryland pastures: mechanisms and management options; Soil Research
Soil health: what is it, and what is TIA doing about it?; TIA 2013 Science Showcase
Stable and Extreme Resistance to Common Scab of Potato Obtained Through Somatic Cell Selection; Phytopathology
Strategies for disease management in Eucalyptus plantations in Tasmania, Australia; 18th Biennial Conference of the Institute of Foresters of Australia
Structural host responses of Acacia mangium and Eucalyptus pellita to artificial infection with the root rot pathogen, Ganoderma philippii; Forest Pathology
Systemic aspects of host-pathogen interactions in Austrian pine (Pinus nigra): A proteomics approach; Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology
Systemic induction of phloem secondary metabolism and its relationship to resistance to a canker pathogen in Austrian pine; New Phytologist
The hidden world of grass endophytes; The Tasmanian Naturalist
The physiology of pest attack and abiotic stresses in plantation eucalypts; 3rd Ecofizz Conference 2007
Traumatic oil glands induced by pruning in the wound-associated phloem of Eucalyptus globulus; VII International Mycological Congress
Traumatic oil glands induced by pruning in the wound-associated phloem of Eucalyptus globulus: chemistry and histology; Trees: Structure and Function
Whole-plant versus leaf-level regulation of photosynthetic responses after partial defoliation in Eucalyptus globulus saplings; Journal of Experimental Botany
Wound responses of Eucalyptus globules and E. nitens; anatomy and chemistry
Wound wood formation in Eucalyptus globulus and Eucalyptus nitens: anatomy and chemistry; Canadian Journal of Forest Research

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision

The role of phytotoxins in ray blight disease of pyrethrum and significance of toxin tolerance