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Researcher: Knowles, CL (Dr Claire Knowles)

Fields of Research

Plant physiology
Science, technology and engineering curriculum and pedagogy
Marine and estuarine ecology (incl. marine ichthyology)
Plant biology
Plant and fungus systematics and taxonomy
Genome structure and regulation

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Grain legumes
Assessment, development and evaluation of curriculum
Environmentally sustainable plant production
Marine biodiversity
Natural hazards

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Brassinosteroid deficient pea mutants and microtubule organisation; Combio 2003
Cell biology and the physiology of brassinosteroid pea mutants; Genomes > The linkage to Life
Conflicting estimates of connectivity among deep-sea coral populations; Marine Ecology
Connectivity and conservation of Australian and New Zealand seamounts: A molecular approach to assess relationships among their deep sea coral populations
Curriculum design to build capacity of industry professionals: a Masterclass in Horticulture; Australian Conference on Science and Mathematics Education
Design and delivery of a Global Masterclass in Horticulture; Agricultural Education Symposium
DIE NEUTRALIS and LATE BLOOMER 1 Contribute to Regulation of the Pea Circadian Clock ; Plant Cell
Expression of a yielding-like gene in pea: A connection with brassinosteroids; IPGSA Conference on Plant Growth Substances
Microtubule Orientation in the Brassinosteroid Mutants lk, lka and lkb of Pea; Journal of Plant Growth Regulation
Pea LATE BLOOMER 1 is a GIGANTEA ortholog with roles in photoperiodic flowering, de-etiolation and transcriptional regulation of circadian clock gene homologs; Plant Physiology
The Pea GIGAS Gene Is a FLOWERING LOCUS T Homolog Necessary for Graft-Transmissible Specification of Flowering but Not for Responsiveness to Photoperiod; The Plant Cell
The regulation of growth and development in Pisum sativum
Update on the genetic control of flowering in garden pea; Journal of Experimental Botany

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision