Will Cornwell

Senior Lecturer, UNSW Australia
www.willcornwell.org http://scholar.google.com.au/citations?user=jYQfwwkAAAAJ&hl=en


  • Decomposition trajectories of diverse litter types: A model selection analysis DOI: 10.1111/2041-210X.12138
  • Functional distinctiveness of major plant lineages ISSN: 00220477 13652745
  • The Tree of Life in ecosystems: Evolution of plant effects on carbon and nutrient cycling ISSN: 00220477 13652745
  • Three keys to the radiation of angiosperms into freezing environments ISSN: 00280836 14764687
  • Understanding the ecosystem implications of the angiosperm rise to dominance: Leaf litter decomposability among magnoliids and other basal angiosperms ISSN: 00220477 13652745
  • A broader perspective on plant domestication and nutrient and carbon cycling ISSN: 0028646X 14698137
  • Abundance, rarity and invasion debt among exotic species in a patchy ecosystem DOI: 10.1007/s10530-012-0320-z
  • Correlations between physical and chemical defences in plants: Tradeoffs, syndromes, or just many different ways to skin a herbivorous cat? ISSN: 0028646X 14698137
  • Effects of growth form and functional traits on response of woody plants to clearing and fragmentation of subtropical rainforest ISSN: 08888892 15231739
  • Leaf traits within communities: Context may affect the mapping of traits to function ISSN: 00129658
  • Linking litter decomposition of above- and below-ground organs to plant-soil feedbacks worldwide ISSN: 00220477 13652745
  • Meta-analysis reveals profound responses of plant traits to glacial CO2 levels DOI: 10.1002/ece3.836
  • New handbook for standardised measurement of plant functional traits worldwide ISSN: 00671924 14449862
  • An evolutionary attractor model for sapwood cross section in relation to leaf area ISSN: 00225193 10958541
  • Australian Tropical and Subtropical Rain Forest Community Assembly: Phylogeny, Functional Biogeography, and Environmental Gradients ISSN: 00063606 17447429
  • Plant-driven variation in decomposition rates improves projections of global litter stock distribution DOI: 10.5194/bg-9-565-2012
  • Global to community scale differences in the prevalence of convergent over divergent leaf trait distributions in plant assemblages DOI: 10.1111/j.1466-8238.2011.00651.x
  • Phylogenetic tests of community assembly across regional to continental scales in tropical and subtropical rain forests DOI: 10.1111/j.1466-8238.2010.00641.x
  • Putting plant resistance traits on the map: A test of the idea that plants are better defended at lower latitudes ISSN: 0028646X 14698137
  • Taller and larger: Shifts in Arctic tundra leaf traits after 16 years of experimental warming DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2010.02294.x
  • TRY - a global database of plant traits DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02451.x
  • A link between plant traits and abundance: evidence from coastal California woody plants ISSN: 00220477 13652745
  • A unique web resource for physiology, ecology and the environmental sciences: PrometheusWiki DOI: 10.1071/FP10097
  • Picante: R tools for integrating phylogenies and ecology DOI: 10.1093/bioinformatics/btq166
  • Plant functional traits in Australian subtropical rain forest: Partitioning within-community from cross-landscape variation ISSN: 00220477 13652745
  • The geography of climate change: Implications for conservation biogeography DOI: 10.1111/j.1472-4642.2010.00654.x
  • Community assembly and shifts in plant trait distributions across an environmental gradient in coastal California ISSN: 00129615 15577015
  • Global meta-analysis of wood decomposition rates: A role for trait variation among tree species? DOI: 10.1111/j.1461-0248.2008.01259.x
  • Plant traits and wood fates across the globe: Rotted, burned, or consumed? DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2009.01916.x
  • Why are non-photosynthetic tissues generally 13C enriched compared with leaves in C3 plants? Review and synthesis of current hypotheses DOI: 10.1071/FP08216
  • Plant species traits are the predominant control on litter decomposition rates within biomes worldwide DOI: 10.1111/j.1461-0248.2008.01219.x
  • A trait-based approach to community assembly: Partitioning of species trait values into within- and among-community components DOI: 10.1111/j.1461-0248.2006.01006.x
  • Adjustment of structure and function of Hawaiian Metrosideros polymorpha at high vs. low precipitation ISSN: 02698463 13652435
  • Trait evolution, community assembly, and the phylogenetic structure of ecological communities ISSN: 00030147
  • A trait-based test for habitat filtering: Convex hull volume ISSN: 00129658 00129658
  • Wood density and vessel traits as distinct correlates of ecological strategy in 51 California coast range angiosperms ISSN: 0028646X 14698137
  • Regional and local patterns in plant species richness with respect to resource availability ISSN: 00301299
  • Interactions between herbivorous fishes and limiting nutrients in a tropical stream ecosystem ISSN: 00129658
  • Occurrence of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in a phosphorus-poor wetland and mycorrhizal response to phosphorus fertilization ISSN: 00029122