Roel J W Brienen

Summary

Affiliation: Utrecht University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Relating tree growth to rainfall in Bolivian rain forests: a test for six species using tree ring analysis
    Roel J W Brienen
    Department of Plant Ecology, Utrecht University, P O Box 80084, 3508 TB, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Oecologia 146:1-12. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Do persistently fast-growing juveniles contribute disproportionately to population growth? A new analysis tool for matrix models and its application to rainforest trees
    Pieter A Zuidema
    Ecology and Biodiversity, Institute of Environmental Biology, Utrecht University, P O Box 80084, 3508 TB Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Am Nat 174:709-19. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Tropical tree rings reveal preferential survival of fast-growing juveniles and increased juvenile growth rates over time
    Danaë M A Rozendaal
    Section of Ecology and Biodiversity, Institute of Environmental Biology, Faculty of Science, Utrecht University, PO Box 80084, 3508 TB, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    New Phytol 185:759-69. 2010

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Relating tree growth to rainfall in Bolivian rain forests: a test for six species using tree ring analysis
    Roel J W Brienen
    Department of Plant Ecology, Utrecht University, P O Box 80084, 3508 TB, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Oecologia 146:1-12. 2005
    ..These results clearly demonstrate that tree ring analysis can be successfully applied in the tropics and that it is a promising method for various research disciplines...
  2. doi request reprint Do persistently fast-growing juveniles contribute disproportionately to population growth? A new analysis tool for matrix models and its application to rainforest trees
    Pieter A Zuidema
    Ecology and Biodiversity, Institute of Environmental Biology, Utrecht University, P O Box 80084, 3508 TB Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Am Nat 174:709-19. 2009
    ..These results show that the fast-growth effect can be strong in long-lived species. Persistent growth differences among individuals should therefore be accommodated for in demographic models and life-history studies...
  3. doi request reprint Tropical tree rings reveal preferential survival of fast-growing juveniles and increased juvenile growth rates over time
    Danaë M A Rozendaal
    Section of Ecology and Biodiversity, Institute of Environmental Biology, Faculty of Science, Utrecht University, PO Box 80084, 3508 TB, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    New Phytol 185:759-69. 2010
    ..The historical growth increase requires cautious interpretation, but may be partially attributable to CO(2) fertilization...