The Institute maintains a strong publications record in refereed journals. Academic staff are encouraged to target high impact journals that are of specific relevance to their discipline areas while it actively encourages academic collaboration and interdisciplinary research. Higher Degree Research students are also encouraged to publish their research findings within their candidature. Recent publications are listed below. Publications for previous years are accessed by clicking on the link to the right.

Aguilar-Trigueros CA, Hempel S, Powell JR, Cornwell WK, Rillig MC, (2019) 'Bridging reproductive and microbial ecology: a case study in arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi', ISME Journal, vol.13, no.4, pp 873-884

Angst G, Mueller KE, Eissenstat DM, Trumbore S, Freeman KH, Hobbie SE, Chorover J, Oleksyn J, Reich PB, Mueller CW, (2019) 'Soil organic carbon stability in forests: Distinct effects of tree species identity and traits', Global Change Biology, vol.25, no.4, pp 1529-1546

Beck S, Anderson IC, Drigo B, Powell JR, (2019) 'A soil fungal metacommunity perspective reveals stronger and more localised interactions above the tree line of an alpine/subalpine ecotone', Soil Biology and Biochemistry, vol.135, pp 1-9

Bennett AE, Evans DM, Powell JR, (2019) 'Potentials and pitfalls in the analysis of bipartite networks to understand plant-microbe interactions in changing environments', Functional Ecology, vol.33, no.1, pp 107-117

Birnbaum C, Egidi E, Singh B, (2019) 'Digging deep for biodiversity', Austral Ecology, vol.44, no.3, pp 561-564

Bloomfield KJ, Prentice IC, Cernusak LA, Eamus D, Medlyn BE, Rumman R, Wright IJ, Boer MM, Cale P, Cleverly J, Egerton JJG, Ellsworth DS, Evans BJ, Hayes LS, Hutchinson MF, Liddell MJ, Macfarlane C, Meyer WS, Togashi HF, Wardlaw T, Zhu LL, Atkin OK, (2019) 'The validity of optimal leaf traits modelled on environmental conditions', New Phytologist, vol.221, no.3, pp 1409-1423

Brice KL, Trivedi P, Jeffries TC, Blyton MDJ, Mitchell C, Singh BK, Moore BD, (2019) 'The Koala (Phascolarctos cinereus) faecal microbiome differs with diet in a wild population' Peer Journal, vol 7, e6534

Caruso T, Hogg ID, Nielsen UN, Bottos EM, Lee CK, Hopkins DW, Cary SC, Barrett JE, Allan Green TG, Storey BC, Wall DH, Adams BJ, (2019) 'Nematodes in a polar desert reveal the relative role of biotic interactions in the 1 coexistence of soil animals', Communications Biology, vol.2, Article no.63

Catford JA, Smith AL, Wragg PD, Clark AT, Kosmala M, Cavender-Bares J, Reich PB, Tilman D, (2019) 'Traits linked with species invasiveness and community invasibility vary with time, stage and indicator of invasion in a long-term grassland experiment', Ecology Letters, vol.22, no.4, pp 593-604

Chan JY, Bonser SP, Powell JR, Cornwell WK, (2019) 'When to cut your losses: Dispersal allocation in an asexual filamentous fungus in response to competition', Ecology and Evolution, vol.9, no.7, pp 4129-4137

Chen GS, Hobbie SE, Reich PB, Yang YS, Robinson D, (2019) 'Allometry of fine roots in forest ecosystems', Ecology Letters, vol.22, no.2, pp 322-331

Choat B, Nolf M, Lopez R, Peters JMR, Carins-Murphy MR, Creek D, Brodribb TJ, (2019) 'Non-invasive imaging shows no evidence of embolism repair after drought in tree species of two genera', Tree physiology, vol.39, no.1, pp 113-121

Clarke H, Tran B, Boer MM, Price O, Kenny B, Bradstock R, (2019) 'Climate change effects on the frequency, seasonality and interannual variability of suitable prescribed burning weather conditions in south-eastern Australia', Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, vol.271, pp 148-157

De Kauwe MG, Medlyn BE, Pitman AJ, Drake JE, Ukkola A, Griebel A, Pendall E, Prober S, Roderick M, (2019) 'Examining the evidence for decoupling between photosynthesis and transpiration during heat extremes', Biogeosciences, vol.16, no.4, pp 903-916

Delgado-Baquerizo M, Eldridge DJ, Hamonts K, Singh BK, (2019) 'Ant colonies promote the diversity of soil microbial communities', ISME Journal, vol.13, no.4, pp 1114-1118

Dorrestein A, Todd CM, Westcott DA, Martin JM, Welbergen JA, (2019) 'Impacts of an invasive ant species on roosting behavior of an island endemic flying-fox', Biotropica, vol.51, no.1, pp 75-83

Drake JE, Furze ME, Tjoelker MG, Carrillo Y, Barton CVM, Pendall E, (2019) 'Climate warming and tree carbon use efficiency in a whole-tree (CO2)-C-13 tracer study', New Phytologist, vol.222, no.3, pp 1313-1324

Drake JE, Tjoelker MG, Aspinwall MJ, Reich PB, Pfautsch S, Barton CVM, (2019) 'The partitioning of gross primary production for young Eucalyptus tereticornis trees under experimental warming and altered water availability', New Phytologist, vol.222, no.3, pp 1298-1312

Duan H, Li Y, Xu Y, Zhou S, Liu J, Tissue DT, Liu J, (2019) 'Contrasting drought sensitivity and post-drought resilience among three co-occurring tree species in subtropical China', Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, vol.s 272-273, pp 55-68

Duursma RA, Blackman CJ, Lopez R, Martin-StPaul NK, Cochard H, Medlyn BE, (2019) 'On the minimum leaf conductance: its role in models of plant water use, and ecological and environmental controls', New Phytologist, vol.221, no.2, pp 693-705

Earles JM, Buckley TN, Brodersen CR, Busch FA, Cano FJ, Choat B, Evans JR, Farquhar GD, Harwood R, Huynh M, John GP, Miller ML, Rockwell FE, Sack L, Scoffoni C, Struik PC, Wu A, Yin XY, Barbour MM, (2019) 'Embracing 3D Complexity in Leaf Carbon-Water Exchange', Trends in Plant Science, vol.24, no.1, pp 15-24

Fry EL, De Long JR, Alvarez Garrido L, Alvarez N, Carrillo Y, Castaneda-Gomez L, Chomel M, Dondini M, Drake JE, Hasegawa S, Hortal S, Jackson BG, Jiang MK, Lavallee JM, Medlyn BE, Rhymes J, Singh BK, Smith P, Anderson IC, Bardgett RD, Baggs EM, Johnson D, (2019) 'Using plant, microbe, and soil fauna traits to improve the predictive power of biogeochemical models', Methods in Ecology and Evolution, vol.10, no.1, pp 146-157

Geng QL, Ren QF, Nolan RH, Wu PT, Yu Q, (2019) 'Assessing China's agricultural water use efficiency in a green-blue water perspective: A study based on data envelopment analysis', Ecological Indicators, vol.96, pp 329-335, Part 1

Gilpin AM, Denham AJ, Ayre AJ, (2019) 'Are there magnet plants in Australian ecosystems: Pollinator visits to neighbouring plants are not affected by proximity to mass flowering plants', Basic and Applied Ecology, vol.35, pp 34-44

Gimeno TE, Saavedra N, Ogee J, Medlyn BE, Wingate L, (2019) 'A novel optimization approach incorporating non-stomatal limitations predicts stomatal behaviour in species from six plant functional types', Journal of Experimental Botany, vol.70, no.5, pp 1639-1651

Grossman JJ, Cayender-Bares J, Reich PB, Montgomery RA, Hobbie SE, (2019) 'Neighborhood diversity simultaneously increased and decreased susceptibility to contrasting herbivores in an early stage forest diversity experiment', Journal of Ecology, vol.107, no.3, pp 1492-1505

Hall AAG, Johnson SN, Cook JM, Riegler M, (2019) 'High nymphal host density and mortality negatively impact parasitoid complex during an insect herbivore outbreak', Insect Science, vol.26, no.2, pp 351-365

Hayes FJ, Buchanan SW, Coleman B, Coleman B, Reich PB, Thevathasan NV, Wright IJ, Martin AR, (2019) 'Intraspecific variation in soy across the leaf economics spectrum', Annals of Botany, vol.123, no.1, pp 107-120

Hernández-Prieto MA, Foster C, Watson-Lazowski A, Ghannoum O, Chen M, (2019) 'Comparative analysis of thylakoid protein complexes in the mesophyll and bundle sheath cells from C3, C4 and C3 –C4 Paniceae grasses', Physiologia Plantarum, vol.166, no.1, pp 134-147

Hoffmann AA, Rymer PD, Byrne M, Ruthrof KX, Whinam J, McGeoch M, Bergstrom DM, Guerin GR, Sparrow B, Joseph L, Hill SJ, Andrew NR, Camac J, Bell N, Riegler M, Gardner JL, Williams SE, (2019) 'Impacts of recent climate change on terrestrial flora and fauna: Some emerging Australian examples', Austral Ecology, vol.44, no.1, pp 3-27

Hovenden MJ, Leuzinger S, Newton PCD, Fletcher A, Fatichi S, Luscher A, Reich PB, Andresen LC, Beier C, Blumenthal DM, Chiariello NR, Dukes JS, Kellner J, Hofmockel K, Niklaus PA, Song J, Wan S, Classen AT, Langley JA, (2019) 'Globally consistent influences of seasonal precipitation limit grassland biomass response to elevated CO2', Nature Plants, vol.5, no.2, pp 167-173

Jiang MK, Caldararu S, Zaehle S, Ellsworth DS, Medlyn BE, (2019) 'Towards a more physiological representation of vegetation phosphorus processes in land surface models', New Phytologist, vol.222, no.3, pp 1223-1229

Knauer J, Zaehle S, De Kauwe MG, Bahar NHA, Evans JR, Medlyn BE, Reichstein M, Werner C, (2019) 'Effects of mesophyll conductance on vegetation responses to elevated CO2 concentrations in a land surface model', Global Change Biology, vol.25, no.5, pp 1820-1838

Lee CK, Laughlin DC, Bottos EM, Caruso T, Joy K, Barrett JE, Brabyn L, Nielsen UN, Adams BJ, Wall DH, Hopkins DW, Pointing SB, McDonald IR, Cowan DA, Banks JC, Stichbury GA, Jones I, Zawar-Reza P, Katurji M, Hogg ID, Sparrow AD, Storey BC, Allan Green TG, Cary SC, (2019) 'Biotic interactions are an unexpected yet critical control on the complexity of an abiotically driven polar ecosystem', Communications Biology, vol.2, Article no.62

Lenka S, Trivedi P, Singh B, Singh BP, Pendall E, Bass A, Lenka NK, (2019) 'Effect of crop residue addition on soil organic carbon priming as influenced by temperature and soil properties', Geoderma, vol.347, pp 70-79

López R, Nolf M, Duursma RA, Badel E, Flavel RJ, Cochard H, Choat B, (2019) 'Mitigating the open vessel artefact in centrifuge-based measurement of embolism resistance', Tree physiology, vol.39, no.1, pp 143-155

Morrow JL, Sa PT, Beattie GAC, Milham PJ, Riegler M, Spooner-Hart RN, Holford P, (2019) 'Additions of sugar and nitrogenous fertiliser affect plant nitrogen status and soil microbial communities', Applied Soil Ecology, vol.139, pp 47-55

Naidoo S, Slippers B, Plett JM, Coles D, Oates CN, (2019) 'The Road to Resistance in Forest Trees', Frontiers in Plant Science, vol.10, Article no.273

Nolan RH, Sinclair J, Waters CM, Mitchell PJ, Eldridge DJ, Paul KI, Roxburgh S, Butler DW, Ramp D, (2019) 'Risks to carbon dynamics in semi-arid woodlands of eastern Australia under current and future climates', Journal of Environmental Management, vol.235, pp 500-510

Nguyen LTT, Broughton K, Osanai Y, Anderson IC, Bange MP, Tissue DT, Singh BK, (2019) 'Effects of elevated temperature and elevated CO2 on soil nitrification and ammonia-oxidizing microbial communities in field-grown crop', Science of the Total Environment, vol.675, pp 81-89

Ochoa-Hueso R, Delgado-Baquerizo M, An King PT, Benham M, Arca V, Power SA, (2019) 'Ecosystem type and resource quality are more important than global change drivers in regulating early stages of litter decomposition', Soil Biology and Biochemistry, vol.129, pp 144-152

Pereira APA, Durrer A, Gumiere T, Goncalves JLM, Robin A, Bouillet JP, Wang JT, Verma JP, Singh BK, Cardoso EJBN, (2019) 'Mixed Eucalyptus plantations induce changes in microbial communities and increase biological functions in the soil and litter layers', Forest Ecology and Management, vol.433, pp 332-342

Smith NG, Keenan TF, Colin Prentice I, Wang H, Wright IJ, Niinemets U, Crous KY, Domingues TF, Guerrieri R, Ishida FY, Kattge J, Kruger EL, Maire V, Rogers A, Serbin SP, Tarvainen L, Togashi HF, Townsend PA, Wang M, Weerasinghe LK, Zhou SX, (2019) 'Global photosynthetic capacity is optimized to the environment', Ecology Letters, vol.22, no.3, pp 506-517

Thomas, HJD; Myers-Smith, IH; Bjorkman, AD; Elmendorf, SC; Blok D, Cornelissen JHC, Forbes BC, Hollister RD, Normand S, Prevey JS, Rixen C, Schaepman-Strub G, Wilmking M, Wipf S, Cornwell WK, Kattge J, Goetz SJ, Guay KC, Alatalo JM, Anadon-Rosell A, Angers-Blondin S, Berner LT, Bjork RG, Buchwal A, Buras A, Carbognani M, Christie K, Collier LS, Cooper EJ, Eskelinen A, Frei ER, Grau O, Grogan P, Hallinger M, Heijmans MMPD, Hermanutz L, Hudson JMG, Hulber K, Iturrate-Garcia M, Iversen CM, Jaroszynska F, Johnstone JF, Kaarlejarvi E, Kulonen A, Lamarque LJ, Levesque E, Little CJ, Michelsen A, Milbau A, Nabe-Nielsen J, Nielsen SS, Ninot JM, Oberbauer SF, Olofsson J, Onipchenko VG, Petraglia A, Rumpf SB, Semenchuk PR, Soudzilovskaia NA, Spasojevic MJ, Speed JDM, Tape KD, te Beest M, Tomaselli M, Trant A, Treier UA, Venn S, Vowles T, Weijers S, Zamin T, Atkin OK, Bahn M, Blonder B, Campetella G, Cerabolini BEL, Chapin FS, Dainese M, de Vries FT, Diaz S, Green W, Jackson RB, Manning P, Niinemets U, Ozinga WA, Penuelas J, Reich PB, Schamp B, Sheremetev S, van Bodegom PM, (2019) 'Traditional plant functional groups explain variation in economic but not size-related traits across the tundra biome', Global Ecology and Biogeography, vol.28, no.2, pp 78-95

Tian DS, Reich PB, Chen HYH, Xiang YZ, Luo YQ, Shen Y, Meng C, Han WX, Niu SL, (2019) 'Global changes alter plant multi-element stoichiometric coupling', New Phytologist, vol.221, no.2, pp 807-817

Turbill C, Stojanovski L, (2019) 'Torpor reduces predation risk by compensating for the energetic cost of antipredator foraging behaviours', Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Science, vol.285, no.1893, Article no.20182370

Walker AP, De Kauwe MG, Medlyn BE, Zaehle S, Iversen CM, Asao S, Guenet B, Harper A, Hickler T, Hungate BA, Jain AK, Luo YQ, Lu XJ, Lu M, Luus K, Megonigal JP, Oren R, Ryan E, Shu SJ, Talhelm A, Wang YP, Warren JM, Werner C, Xia JY, Yang B, Zak DR, Norby RJ, (2019) 'Decadal biomass increment in early secondary succession woody ecosystems is increased by CO2 enrichment', Nature Communications, vol.10, Article no.454

Waterman JM, Cazzonelli CI, Hartley SE, Johnson SN, (2019) 'Simulated Herbivory: The Key to Disentangling Plant Defence Responses', Trends in Ecology & Evolution, vol.34, no.5, pp 447-458

Way DA, Aspinwall MJ, Drake JE, Crous KY, Campany CE, Ghannoum O, Tissue DT, Tjoelker MG, (2019) 'Responses of respiration in the light to warming in field-grown trees: a comparison of the thermal sensitivity of the Kok and Laisk methods', New Phytologist, vol.222, no.1, pp 132-143

Wong JWH, Lutz A, Natera S, Wang M, Ng V, Grigoriev I, Martin F, Roessner U, Anderson IC, Plett JM, (2019) 'The Influence of Contrasting Microbial Lifestyles on the Pre-symbiotic Metabolite Responses of Eucalyptus grandis Roots', Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, vol.7, Article no.10

Wujeska-Klause A, Crous KY, Ghannoum O, Ellsworth DS, (2019) 'Lower photorespiration in elevated CO2 reduces leaf N concentrations in mature Eucalyptus trees in the field', Global Change Biology, vol.25, no.4, pp 1282-1295

Wu H, Levin N, Seabrook L, Moore BD, McAlpine C, (2019) 'Mapping foliar nutrition using WorldView-3 and WorldView-2 to assess koala habitat suitability', Remote Sensing, vol.11, no.3, Article no.215

Xu HJ, Yang XR, Li S, Xue XM, Chang S, Li H, Singh BK, Su JQ, Zhu YG, (2019) 'Nitrogen inputs are more important than denitrifier abundances in controlling denitrification-derived N2O emission from both urban and agricultural soils', Science of the Total Environment, vol.650, pp 2807-2817, Part 2

Xu Y, He Y, Egidi E, Franks AE, Tang CX, Xu JM, (2019) 'Pentachlorophenol alters the acetate-assimilating microbial community and redox cycling in anoxic soils', Soil Biology & Biochemistry, vol.131, pp 133-140

Zhang HY, Hartmann H, Gleixner G, Thoma M, Schwab VF, (2019) 'Carbon isotope fractionation including photosynthetic and post-photosynthetic processes in C-3 plants: Low [CO2] matters', Geochimica Et Cosmochimica ACTA, vol.245, pp 1-15

Zhou SX, Prentice IC, Medlyn BE, (2019) 'Bridging Drought Experiment and Modeling: Representing the Differential Sensitivities of Leaf Gas Exchange to Drought', Frontiers in Plant Science, vol.9, Article no.1965

Zhu QGZ, Yang XH, Yu BF, Tulau M, McInnes-Clarke S, Nolan RH, Du ZY, Yu Q, (2019) 'Estimation of event-based rainfall erosivity from radar after wildfire', Land Degradation & Development, vol.30, no.1, pp 33-48

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