David Ellsworth

Professor (Botany)

Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment, University of Western Sydney, Penrith, NSW AUSTRALIA

Publications

  • Asymmetrical effects of mesophyll conductance on fundamental photosynthetic parameters and their relationships estimated from leaf gas exchange measurements DOI: 10.1111/pce.12213
  • The peaked response of transpiration rate to vapour pressure deficit in field conditions can be explained by the temperature optimum of photosynthesis DOI: 10.1016/j.agrformet.2013.12.007
  • Biochemical photosynthetic responses to temperature: How do interspecific differences compare with seasonal shifts? DOI: 10.1093/treephys/tpt047
  • Forest water use and water use efficiency at elevated CO2: A model-data intercomparison at two contrasting temperate forest FACE sites DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12164
  • Interactive direct and plant-mediated effects of elevated atmospheric [CO2] and temperature on a eucalypt-feeding insect herbivore DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12142
  • Interactive effects of pre-industrial, current and future [CO2] and temperature on an insect herbivore of Eucalyptus DOI: 10.1007/s00442-012-2467-9
  • Optimal stomatal conductance in relation to photosynthesis in climatically contrasting Eucalyptus species under drought DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3040.2012.02570.x
  • Photosynthesis of temperate Eucalyptus globulus trees outside their native range has limited adjustment to elevated CO2 and climate warming DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12314
  • Sensitivity of plants to changing atmospheric CO2 concentration: From the geological past to the next century DOI: 10.1111/nph.12104
  • Corrigendum: Reconciling the optimal and empirical approaches to modelling stomatal conductance DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2012.02790.x
  • Do thick leaves avoid thermal damage in critically low wind speeds? DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2012.04058.x
  • Effects of elevated atmospheric [CO 2] on instantaneous transpiration efficiency at leaf and canopy scales in Eucalyptus saligna DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02526.x
  • Elevated CO 2 affects photosynthetic responses in canopy pine and subcanopy deciduous trees over 10 years: A synthesis from Duke FACE DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02505.x
  • Lifetime return on investment increases with leaf lifespan among 10 Australian woodland species DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2011.03940.x
  • Light inhibition of leaf respiration in field-grown Eucalyptus saligna in whole-tree chambers under elevated atmospheric CO2 and summer drought DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3040.2011.02465.x
  • Light interception efficiency explained by two simple variables: A test using a diversity of small- to medium-sized woody plants DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2011.03943.x
  • Temperature responses of leaf net photosynthesis: The role of component processes DOI: 10.1093/treephys/tpr141
  • Forest Canopy Properties and Variation in Aboveground Net Primary Production over Upper Great Lakes Landscapes DOI: 10.1007/s10021-011-9451-9
  • Interactive effects of elevated CO 2 and drought on nocturnal water fluxes in Eucalyptus saligna DOI: 10.1093/treephys/tpr024
  • Reconciling the optimal and empirical approaches to modelling stomatal conductance DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2010.02375.x
  • Rooting depth explains [CO 2]× drought interaction in Eucalyptus saligna DOI: 10.1093/treephys/tpr030
  • Seasonal acclimation of leaf respiration in Eucalyptus saligna trees: Impacts of elevated atmospheric CO2 and summer drought DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2010.02325.x
  • Challenges in elevated CO2 experiments on forests DOI: 10.1016/j.tplants.2009.11.001
  • Maintenance of leaf N controls the photosynthetic CO2 response of grassland species exposed to 9 years of free-air CO2 enrichment DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2009.02058.x
  • Stomatal uptake of O3 in aspen and aspen-birch forests under free-air CO2 and O3 enrichment DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2009.12.001
  • Whole-tree chambers for elevated atmospheric CO2 experimentation and tree scale flux measurements in south-eastern Australia: The Hawkesbury Forest Experiment DOI: 10.1016/j.agrformet.2010.03.001
  • Controls on declining carbon balance with leaf age among 10 woody species in Australian woodland: Do leaves have zero daily net carbon balances when they die? DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2009.02824.x
  • Forest fine-root production and nitrogen use under elevated CO2: Contrasting responses in evergreen and deciduous trees explained by a common principle DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2008.01710.x
  • Leaf and canopy conductance in aspen and aspen-birch forests under free-air enrichment of carbon dioxide and ozone DOI: 10.1093/treephys/tpp070
  • Why are non-photosynthetic tissues generally 13C enriched compared with leaves in C3 plants? Review and synthesis of current hypotheses DOI: 10.1071/FP08216
  • Elevated CO2 concentration affects leaf photosynthesis-nitrogen relationships in Pinus taeda over nine years in FACE EID: 2-s2.0-43649097752
  • Functional Plant Biology: Forword DOI: 10.1071/FPv35n6_FO
  • Sap flux in pure aspen and mixed aspen-birch forests exposed to elevated concentrations of carbon dioxide and ozone EID: 2-s2.0-51149121872
  • Belowground competition and the response of developing forest communities to atmospheric CO2 and O3 DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2007.01436.x
  • Plant species richness, elevated CO2, and atmospheric nitrogen deposition alter soil microbial community composition and function DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2007.01313.x
  • Seedling survival in a northern temperate forest understory is increased by elevated atmospheric carbon dioxide and atmospheric nitrogen deposition DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2006.01293.x
  • Stomatal and non-stomatal fluxes of ozone to a northern mixed hardwood forest DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0889.2007.00269.x
  • Temporal dynamics and spatial variability in the enhancement of canopy leaf area under elevated atmospheric CO2 DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2007.01455.x
  • Nitrogen limitation constrains sustainability of ecosystem response to CO2 DOI: 10.1038/nature04486
  • Photosynthetic responses to understory shade and elevated carbon dioxide concentration in four northern hardwood tree species EID: 2-s2.0-33845867135
  • Canopy position affects photosynthetic adjustments to long-term elevated CO2 concentration (FACE) in aging needles in a mature Pinus taeda forest EID: 2-s2.0-1942512628
  • Carbon dioxide and water vapor exchange in a warm temperate grassland DOI: 10.1007/s00442-003-1388-z
  • Functional responses of plants to elevated atmospheric CO2 - Do photosynthetic and productivity data from FACE experiments support early predictions? DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2004.01033.x
  • Leaf demography and phenology in Amazonian rain forest: A census of 40 000 leaves of 23 tree species EID: 2-s2.0-21344467273
  • Photosynthesis, carboxylation and leaf nitrogen responses of 16 species to elevated pCO2 across four free-air CO2 enrichment experiments in forest, grassland and desert DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2004.00867.x
  • Species and functional group diversity independently influence biomass accumulation and its response to CO2 and N DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0306602101
  • Exposure to an enriched CO2 atmosphere alters carbon assimilation and allocation in a pine forest ecosystem DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2486.2003.00662.x
  • Sustainability of terrestrial carbon sequestration: A case study in Duke Forest with inversion approach EID: 2-s2.0-0038674993
  • The role of plant species in biomass production and response to elevated CO2 and N DOI: 10.1046/j.1461-0248.2003.00467.x
  • Tracing changes in ecosystem function under elevated carbon dioxide conditions EID: 2-s2.0-0141458867
  • Belowground carbon allocation in forests estimated from litterfall and IRGA-based soil respiration measurements DOI: 10.1016/S0168-1923(02)00101-6
  • Dependence of needle architecture and chemical composition on canopy light availability in three North American Pinus species with contrasting needle length EID: 2-s2.0-0036668174
  • Modeling and measuring the effects of disturbance history and climate on carbon and water budgets in evergreen needleleaf forests DOI: 10.1016/S0168-1923(02)00108-9
  • Modelling night-time ecosystem respiration by a constrained source optimization method DOI: 10.1046/j.1354-1013.2001.00447.x
  • Modelling the limits on the response of net carbon exchange to fertilization in a south-eastern pine forest DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-3040.2002.00896.x
  • Photosynthetic acclimation of Pinus taeda (loblolly pine) to long-term growth in elevated pCO2 (FACE) DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-3040.2002.00868.x
  • Short-term light and leaf photosynthetic dynamics affect estimates of daily understory photosynthesis in four tree species EID: 2-s2.0-0036001438
  • Temperature response of parameters of a biochemically based model of photosynthesis. II. A review of experimental data DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-3040.2002.00891.x
  • Crown carbon gain and elevated [CO2] responses of understorey saplings with differing allometry and architecture DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2435.2001.00518.x
  • Do species and functional groups differ in acquisition and use of C, N and water under varying atmospheric CO2 and N availability regimes? A field test with 16 grassland species DOI: 10.1046/j.1469-8137.2001.00114.x
  • Forest litter production, chemistry, and decomposition following two years of free-air CO2 enrichment EID: 2-s2.0-0035125303
  • Gross primary productivity in duke forest: Modeling synthesis of co2 experiment and eddy-flux data EID: 2-s2.0-0035147670
  • Leaf gas exchange responses of 13 prairie grassland species to elevated CO2 and increased nitrogen supply DOI: 10.1046/j.1469-8137.2001.00095.x
  • Meeting Global Policy Commitments: Carbon Sequestration and Southern Pine Forests EID: 2-s2.0-0035310757
  • Modeling dynamic understory photosynthesis of contrasting species in ambient and elevated carbon dioxide DOI: 10.1007/s004420000543
  • Multiscale analysis of vegetation surface fluxes: From seconds to years DOI: 10.1016/S0309-1708(01)00029-X
  • Plant diversity enhances ecosystem responses to elevated CO2 and nitrogen deposition DOI: 10.1038/35071062
  • Possible explanation of the disparity between the in vitro and in vivo measurements of Rubisco activity: A study in loblolly pine grown in elevated pCO2 EID: 2-s2.0-0034938559
  • Site fertility and the morphological and photosynthetic acclimation of Pinus sylvestris needles to light EID: 2-s2.0-0035542742
  • Soil fertility limits carbon sequestration by forest ecosystems in a CO2-enriched atmosphere DOI: 10.1038/35078064
  • Influence of soil porosity on water use in Pinus taeda EID: 2-s2.0-0033801059
  • Modeling CO2 and water vapor turbulent flux distributions within a forest canopy EID: 2-s2.0-0034492298
  • Modelling assimilation and intercellular CO2 from measured conductance: A synthesis of approaches DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-3040.2000.00641.x
  • Modelling vegetation-atmosphere CO2 exchange by a coupled Eulerian-Langrangian approach DOI: 10.1023/A:1002473906184
  • Photosynthetic sunfleck utilization potential of understory saplings growing under elevated CO2 in FACE EID: 2-s2.0-0033961262
  • Seasonal CO2 assimilation and stomatal limitations in a Pinus taeda canopy EID: 2-s2.0-0034176125
  • A free-air enrichment system for exposing tall forest vegetation to elevated atmospheric CO2 DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2486.1999.00228.x
  • CO2 enrichment in a maturing pine forest: Are CO2 exchange and water status in the canopy affected? DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-3040.1999.00433.x
  • Does free-air carbon dioxide enrichment affect photochemical energy use by evergreen trees in different seasons? A chlorophyll fluorescence study of mature loblolly pine EID: 2-s2.0-0032829011
  • Elevated carbon dioxide in the atmosphere: What might it mean for loblolly pine plantation forestry? EID: 2-s2.0-0032860614
  • Generality of leaf trait relationships: A test across six biomes EID: 2-s2.0-0032825099
  • Spatial variability of turbulent fluxes in the roughness sublayer of an even-aged pine forest DOI: 10.1023/A:1002079602069
  • Leaf structure (specific leaf area) modulates photosynthesis-nitrogen relations: Evidence from within and across species and functional groups DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2435.1998.00274.x
  • Relationships of leaf dark respiration to leaf nitrogen, specific leaf area and leaf life-span: A test across biomes and functional groups DOI: 10.1007/s004420050471
  • Tree and forest functioning in an enriched CO2 atmosphere DOI: 10.1046/j.1469-8137.1998.00221.x
  • From tropics to tundra: Global convergence in plant functioning DOI: 10.1073/pnas.94.25.13730
  • Lagrangian dispersion model for predicting CO2 sources, sinks, and fluxes in a uniform loblolly pine (Pinus taeda L.) stand EID: 2-s2.0-0031429493
  • Leaf nutrition and photosynthetic performance of sugar maple (Acer saccharum) in stands with contrasting health conditions EID: 2-s2.0-0030896453
  • Turbulent eddy motion at the forest-atmosphere interface EID: 2-s2.0-0031417190
  • Base cation fertilization and liming effects on nutrition and growth of Vermont sugar maple stands DOI: 10.1016/0378-1127(96)03743-7
  • Erratum: Leaf and canopy responses to elevated CO2 in a pine forest under free-air CO2 enrichment (Oecologia (1995) 104 (139-146)) EID: 2-s2.0-0029791534
  • Latent and sensible heat flux predictions from a uniform pine forest using surface renewal and flux variance methods EID: 2-s2.0-0030419409
  • Photosynthesis and leaf nitrogen in five Amazonian tree species during early secondary succession EID: 2-s2.0-0000432211
  • Different photosynthesis-nitrogen relations in deciduous hardwood and evergreen coniferous tree species DOI: 10.1007/BF00365558
  • Leaf and canopy responses to elevated CO2 in a pine forest under free-air CO2 enrichment DOI: 10.1007/BF00328578
  • Leaf carbon and nutrient assimilation and conservation in species of differing successional status in an oligotrophic Amazonian forest EID: 2-s2.0-0029167473
  • Relationships among crown condition, growth, and stand nutrition in seven northern Vermont sugarbushes EID: 2-s2.0-0028975658
  • Photosynthesis and water-use efficiency of sugar maple (Acer saccharum) in relation to pear thrips defoliation EID: 2-s2.0-0028112613
  • Photosynthesis-nitrogen relations in Amazonian tree species - I. Patterns among species and communities DOI: 10.1007/BF00317909
  • Canopy structure and vertical patterns of photosynthesis and related leaf traits in a deciduous forest DOI: 10.1007/BF00317729
  • Leaf life-span in relation to leaf, plant, and stand characteristics among diverse ecosystems EID: 2-s2.0-0027100706
  • Leaf mass per area, nitrogen content and photosynthetic carbon gain in Acer saccharum seedlings in contrasting forest light environments EID: 2-s2.0-0027090949
  • Leaf age and season influence the relationships between leaf nitrogen, leaf mass per area and photosynthesis in maple and oak trees EID: 2-s2.0-0026300922
  • Leaf lifespan as a determinant of leaf structure and function among 23 amazonian tree species DOI: 10.1007/BF00317383
  • Fire affects ecophysiology and community dynamics of central Wisconsin oak forest regeneration EID: 2-s2.0-0025601210

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