Poster Session 1: Photosynthesis and Water Relations
Monday, August 8, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM, Exhibit Hall 220 A-E, Level 2, Palais des congrès de Montréal
Poster # 1. Nuñez, Cecilia*,1, 2, Brewer, Carol1, Rovere, Adriana2, 1 University of Montana, Missoula, MT, USA2 Laboratorio Ecotono, San Carlos de Bariloche, Rio Negro, Argentina, Photosynthesis in female cones of Austrocedrus chilensis, a Patagonian conifer.
Poster # 2. Awada, Tala*,1, Josiah, Scott2, Eggemeyer, Kathleen 1, 1 School of Natural Resources, Lincoln, NE, USA2 Nebraska Forest Service, Lincoln, NE, USA, Physiological responses of four hazelnut hybrids to water availability in Nebraska.
Poster # 3. Barker, David*,1, Nielsen, Karen 1, Charlet, Therese1, Smith, Stan1, 1 University of Nevada Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV, Simulated summer monsoon rain and N-deposition in the Mojave Desert affects photosynthesis of Larrea tridentata differently during dry and wet years: evidence from a 3-year study.
Poster # 4. Briske, David*,1, Tjoelker, Mark1, Volder, Astrid1, 1 Texas A&M University, College Station, Experimental warming and altered rainfall distribution in southern oak savanna: infrastructure, design and plant growth responses.
Poster # 5. Briden, Sarah1, Thomas, Richard1, 1 West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, Photosynthetic responses of two vine species, Vitis rotundifolia and Lonicera japonica, growing in a forest ecosystem with elevated atmospheric carbon dioxide.
Poster # 6. Chmura, Daniel*,1, Modrzynski, Jerzy1, 2, Tjoelker, Mark*,1, 1 Texas A&M University, College Station, TX2 August Cieszkowski Agricultural University of Poznan, Poznan, Poland, Interspecific variation in leaf and root trait response to contrasting light environments: A greenhouse and field comparison of ten temperate tree species.
Poster # 7. Crous, Kristine*,1, Ellsworth, David 1, 1 School of Natural Resource and Environment, Ann Arbor, MI, USA, Nitrogen addition by fertilizer or N-fixing neighbors affects the photosynthetic response of C3 grasses to elevated CO2 in FACE.
Poster # 8. Davis, Kimberly1, Vourlitis, George1, 1 California State University, San Marcos, San Marcos, CA, USA, The Effects of Anthropogenic Nitrogen Deposition on the Gas Exchange of Native Southern California Chaparral and Coastal Sage Scrub Species.
Poster # 9. Drenovsky, Rebecca*,1, James, Jeremy1, Caird, Mairgareth1, Carpenter, Heather1, Richards, James1, 1 University of California, Davis, Davis, CA, Environmental and genetic variation influence nighttime transpiration in the C4 grass Distichlis spicata.
Poster # 10. Ellsworth, David*,1, Crous, Kristine1, Reich, Peter2, 1 School of Natural Resources and Environment, Ann Arbor, MI, USA2 Department of Forest Resources, St. Paul, MN, USA, Leaf and ecosystem-scale responses to CO2 in a nutrient-poor grassland.
Poster # 11. Barron-Gafford, Greg*,1, Gerst, Katharine *,1, Huxman, Travis1, Venable, D. Lawrence1, 1 University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, Physiological trait variation in Sonoran Desert winter annuals.
Poster # 12. Gleeson, Scott1, 1 University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA, Optimal allocation and multiple limitation by nitrogen, water, light and CO2.
Poster # 13. Hall, Kathryn*,1, 2, Marshall, John2, Duursma, Remko 3, 1 Environmental Science Program, Moscow, ID, USA2 Department of Forest Resources, Moscow, ID, USA3 Department of Forest Ecology, Helsinki, Finland, Water uptake profiles and competition status of eight Northern Rocky conifer species.
Poster # 14. Harsh, Shannon*,1, Roth, Allison1, Taylor, Dustin1, Swift, Cheryl1, 1 Whittier College, Whittier, CA, The effect of microsite on water relations of Salix lasiolepis.
Poster # 15. Barua, Deepak1, Heckathorn, Scott*,1, 1 Dept. of Earth, Ecological, & Environmental Sciences, Toledo, OH, USA, The relative importance of light and temperature on heat-shock protein accumulation in Solidago altissima plants in the field and laboratory.
Poster # 16. Joshi, Puneet*,1, Noor Qureshi, Samina2, Hamilton, E. William3, Luthe, Dawn2, Heckathorn, Scott1, 1 Dept. of Earth, Ecological, & Environmental Sciences, Toledo, OH, USA2 Dept. of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Mississippi State, MS, USA3 Dept. of Biology, Lexington, VA, USA, Variation in the production, function, and gene sequence of small heat-shock proteins and adaptation to habitat.
Poster # 17. Howard, Ava1, Donovan, Lisa1, 1 University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, Nighttime conductance and transpiration in four C3 annuals under sufficient and limiting nitrogen availability.
Poster # 18. Ishida, Atsushi*,1, Diloksumpun, Sapit 2, Ladpara, Phanumard2, Staporn, Duriya2, Yazaki, Kenichi1, Puangchit, Ladawan 3, 1 Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, Tsykuba, Ibaraki, Japan2 National park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok, Thailand3 Kasetsart University, Bangkok, Thailand, Contrasting leaf gas exchange and morphology between tropical drought-deciduous and evergreen mature trees in Thailand.
Poster # 19. Jurena, Paul*,1, Furuya, Mitsuru1, 1 University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, USA, Light response of Juniperus ashei along a light gradient.
Poster # 20. Lambrecht, Susan*,1, 1 San Jose State University, San Jose, CA, 95060, Combined drought and freezing temperature tolerance for seedlings of two subspecies of sagebrush (Artemesia tridentata).
Poster # 21. Leffler, A. Joshua*,1, Rowland, Diane2, 1 Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, Louisiana2 United States Department of Agriculture, Dawson, Georgia, Evaluation of water infiltration and use in peanuts with a 2H, soil water content, and root distribution model.
Poster # 22. Lunch, Claire*,1, 2, Field, Christopher2, 1 Stanford University, Stanford, CA2 Carnegie Institution of Washington, Stanford, CA, Photosynthetic efficiency of grassland species in response to multiple global change factors.
Poster # 23. Machado, Jose-Luis*,1, Stefanescu, Carla 2, Wright, S3, Kitajima, Kaoru2, 3, 1 Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA2 University of Florida, Gainesville, FL3 Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Balboa, Ancon, Panama, Leaf life span and leaf age effects on photosynthetic rates in shade- vs. gap-grown seedlings of five neotropical shade tolerant trees.
Poster # 24. Maherali, Hafiz*,1, Mencuccini, Maurizio2, 1 University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada2 University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK, Correlated evolution between leaf:xylem allometry and climate in woody plants.
Poster # 25. Martin, Andrew*,1, Harden, William2, Lewis, James1, 1 Fordham University, Armonk, NY, USA2 Fort Valley State University, Fort Valley, GA, USA, Effects of copper supply on growth and photosynthesis of Xanthium strumarium, a native, invasive annual plant.
Poster # 26. McCann, Honour1, Sage, Rowan1, 1 University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Influence of seed size on seedling establishment at low CO2.
Poster # 27. McElrone, Andrew*,1, Pockman, William 2, Bichler, Justin1, Jackson, Robert 3, 1 Department of Biology, Philadelphia, PA, USA2 Department of Biology, Albuquerque, NM, USA3 Nicholas School of the Environment and Department of Biology, Durham, NC, USA, Aquaporin-mediated changes in deep tree root hydraulic conductivity studied in central Texas caves.
Poster # 28. Miyazawa, Yoshiyuki*,1, 2, Otsuki, Kyoichi2, Kikuzawa, Kihachiro1, 3, 1 Laboratory of ForestBiology, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan2 Research Institute of Kyushu University Forest, Fukuoka, Japan3 Ishikawa Prefecture University, Kanazawa, Japan, Photosynthesis and physiological traits of leaves of evergreen broadleaved saplings during winter under different light environments in a temperate forest.
Poster # 30. Noda, Hibiki*,1, Muraoka, Hiroyuki2, Washitani, Izumi1, 1 Depertment of Ecosystem Studies, Institute of Agriculture and Life Science, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan2 Institute for Basin Ecosystem Studies, Gifu University, Gifu, Japan, Genetic variation of photosynthetic light acclimation and clonal growth traits of endangered herb Primula sieboldii.
Poster # 32. Rubino, Lucy*,1, Lewis, James1, Griffin, Kevin2, Tissue, David3, 1 Fordham University, Armonk, NY, USA2 Columbia University, Palisades, NY, USA3 Texax Tech University, Lubbock, TX, USA, Nitrogen supply and leaf position but not phosphorus supply affect net photosynthetic rates in Xanthium strumarium.
Poster # 33. Scholz, Fabian*,1, Bucci, Sandra2, Goldstein, Guillermo2, Meinzer, Frederick3, 1 Lab. Ecologia Funcional, FCEyN, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina2 Department of Biology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, USA3 USDA Forest Service, Corvallis, OR, USA, Internal water storage in savanna trees.
Poster # 34. Souza, Lara*,1, Nagel, Jennifer1, Engel, Elizabeth1, Weltzin, Jake1, Norby, Rich2, 1 University of Tennessee, Knoxville2 Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Knoxville, TN, Do mid-day carbon and water exchange differ from integrated values in four old-field species under global climate change?
Poster # 35. Tjoelker, Mark1, Volder, Astrid1, Briske, David1, 1 Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, Experimental warming and altered rainfall distribution in southern oak savanna: Leaf-level gas exchange.
Poster # 36. Vanderklein, Dirk*,1, Martinez-Vilalta, Jordi2, Mencuccini, Maurizio2, 1 Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ, USA2 University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK, Does parent tree age affect growth and gas exchange in grafted seedlings?
Poster # 37. Vogan, Patrick*,1, Sage, Rowan1, 1 University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Photosynthesis in C3-C4 intermediate species of Heliotropium.
Poster # 38. Volder, Astrid*,1, Briske, David1, Tjoelker, Mark1, 1 Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, Experimental warming and altered rainfall distribution in southern oak savanna: plant-soil water relations.
Poster # 39. Yazaki, Kenichi*,1, Sano, Yuzo2, Fujikawa, Seizo2, Ishida, Atsushi1, 1 Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan2 Graduate School of Agriculture, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan, Responses to cyclic dehydration and rehydration in the potted saplings of invasive and native trees in subtropical islands.
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