P Meir

Summary

Affiliation: University of Edinburgh
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The influence of terrestrial ecosystems on climate
    Patrick Meir
    School of Geosciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9XP, UK
    Trends Ecol Evol 21:254-60. 2006
  2. pmc The fate of assimilated carbon during drought: impacts on respiration in Amazon rainforests
    P Meir
    School of Geosciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9XP, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 363:1849-55. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Estimates and relationships between aboveground and belowground resource exchange surface areas in a Sitka spruce managed forest
    A J Butler
    School of Geosciences, University of Edinburgh, Drummond Street, Edinburgh EH89XP, UK
    Tree Physiol 30:705-14. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Forests, carbon and global climate
    Yadvinder Malhi
    Institute of Ecology and Resource Management, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH9 3JU, UK
    Philos Trans A Math Phys Eng Sci 360:1567-91. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Evidence from Amazonian forests is consistent with isohydric control of leaf water potential
    Rosie A Fisher
    School of GeoScience, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Plant Cell Environ 29:151-65. 2006
  6. pmc Long-term forest-savannah dynamics in the Bolivian Amazon: implications for conservation
    Francis E Mayle
    Institute of Geography, School of Geosciences, University of Edinburgh, Drummond Street, Edinburgh EH8 9XP, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 362:291-307. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Co-limitation of photosynthetic capacity by nitrogen and phosphorus in West Africa woodlands
    Tomas Ferreira Domingues
    School of Geosciences, University of Edinburgh, Drummond Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9XP, Scotland, UK
    Plant Cell Environ 33:959-80. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint A method for extracting plant roots from soil which facilitates rapid sample processing without compromising measurement accuracy
    D B Metcalfe
    University of Edinburgh, School of Geosciences, Edinburgh, UK
    New Phytol 174:697-703. 2007
  9. doi request reprint The sensitivity of wood production to seasonal and interannual variations in climate in a lowland Amazonian rainforest
    Lucy Rowland
    School of Geosciences, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Oecologia 174:295-306. 2014

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint The influence of terrestrial ecosystems on climate
    Patrick Meir
    School of Geosciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9XP, UK
    Trends Ecol Evol 21:254-60. 2006
    ..We also emphasise the need to improve our understanding of terrestrial ecological processes that influence land-atmosphere interactions at relatively long timescales (decadal-century) as well as at shorter intervals (e.g. hourly)...
  2. pmc The fate of assimilated carbon during drought: impacts on respiration in Amazon rainforests
    P Meir
    School of Geosciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9XP, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 363:1849-55. 2008
    ..NEP varies with both GPP and Reco but robust moisture response functions are clearly needed to improve quantification of the role of Reco in influencing regional-scale CO2 emissions from Amazonia...
  3. doi request reprint Estimates and relationships between aboveground and belowground resource exchange surface areas in a Sitka spruce managed forest
    A J Butler
    School of Geosciences, University of Edinburgh, Drummond Street, Edinburgh EH89XP, UK
    Tree Physiol 30:705-14. 2010
    ..1, giving an estimate of the relative aboveground versus belowground resource exchange areas. RAI(absorbing) provides a way of characterizing ecosystem functioning as a physiologically meaningful index of belowground absorbing area...
  4. ncbi request reprint Forests, carbon and global climate
    Yadvinder Malhi
    Institute of Ecology and Resource Management, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH9 3JU, UK
    Philos Trans A Math Phys Eng Sci 360:1567-91. 2002
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  5. ncbi request reprint Evidence from Amazonian forests is consistent with isohydric control of leaf water potential
    Rosie A Fisher
    School of GeoScience, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Plant Cell Environ 29:151-65. 2006
    ..Higher resistance during the dry season resulted from an increase in below-ground resistance (including root and soil-to-root resistance) to water flow...
  6. pmc Long-term forest-savannah dynamics in the Bolivian Amazon: implications for conservation
    Francis E Mayle
    Institute of Geography, School of Geosciences, University of Edinburgh, Drummond Street, Edinburgh EH8 9XP, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 362:291-307. 2007
    ..Without fully understanding the degree to which its current biota has been influenced by past native cultures, the type and intensity of human land use appropriate for this landscape in the future will be difficult to ascertain...
  7. doi request reprint Co-limitation of photosynthetic capacity by nitrogen and phosphorus in West Africa woodlands
    Tomas Ferreira Domingues
    School of Geosciences, University of Edinburgh, Drummond Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9XP, Scotland, UK
    Plant Cell Environ 33:959-80. 2010
    ..Initial tests showed the model to predict V(cmax) and J(max) successfully for other tropical forests characterized by a range of different foliar N and P concentrations...
  8. ncbi request reprint A method for extracting plant roots from soil which facilitates rapid sample processing without compromising measurement accuracy
    D B Metcalfe
    University of Edinburgh, School of Geosciences, Edinburgh, UK
    New Phytol 174:697-703. 2007
    ..This method provides a way of increasing the number of root samples processed per unit time, without compromising measurement accuracy...
  9. doi request reprint The sensitivity of wood production to seasonal and interannual variations in climate in a lowland Amazonian rainforest
    Lucy Rowland
    School of Geosciences, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Oecologia 174:295-306. 2014
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