Charles A Price

Summary

Affiliation: Georgia Institute of Technology
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Scaling mass and morphology in leaves: an extension of the WBE model
    Charles A Price
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Ecology 88:1132-41. 2007
  2. pmc A general model for allometric covariation in botanical form and function
    Charles A Price
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:13204-9. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint A general integrative model for scaling plant growth, carbon flux, and functional trait spectra
    Brian J Enquist
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85719, USA
    Nature 449:218-22. 2007
  4. pmc Evaluating scaling models in biology using hierarchical Bayesian approaches
    Charles A Price
    School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 30332, USA
    Ecol Lett 12:641-51. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The metabolic theory of ecology: prospects and challenges for plant biology
    Charles A Price
    School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 30332, USA
    New Phytol 188:696-710. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Biological scaling: does the exception prove the rule?
    Brian J Enquist
    1 Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA 2 The Santa Fe Institute, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501, USA
    Nature 445:E9-10; discussion E10-1. 2007

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Scaling mass and morphology in leaves: an extension of the WBE model
    Charles A Price
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Ecology 88:1132-41. 2007
    ..Our results demonstrate that a general model based on the scaling properties of biological distribution networks can also be successfully applied to understand the diversity of leaf form and function...
  2. pmc A general model for allometric covariation in botanical form and function
    Charles A Price
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:13204-9. 2007
    ..Understanding how selection shapes hierarchical branching networks provides a general framework for understanding the origin and covariation of many allometric traits within a complex integrated phenotype...
  3. ncbi request reprint A general integrative model for scaling plant growth, carbon flux, and functional trait spectra
    Brian J Enquist
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85719, USA
    Nature 449:218-22. 2007
    ..Our model provides a framework for predicting not only how traits covary within an integrated allometric phenotype but also how trait variation mechanistically influences plant growth and carbon flux within and across diverse ecosystems...
  4. pmc Evaluating scaling models in biology using hierarchical Bayesian approaches
    Charles A Price
    School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 30332, USA
    Ecol Lett 12:641-51. 2009
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  5. doi request reprint The metabolic theory of ecology: prospects and challenges for plant biology
    Charles A Price
    School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 30332, USA
    New Phytol 188:696-710. 2010
    ..Considering the theory as a whole, we argue that MTE has made a significant contribution in furthering our understanding of those unifying aspects of the structure and function of plants, populations, communities, and ecosystems...
  6. ncbi request reprint Biological scaling: does the exception prove the rule?
    Brian J Enquist
    1 Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA 2 The Santa Fe Institute, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501, USA
    Nature 445:E9-10; discussion E10-1. 2007
    ..Here we show that these conclusions misrepresent metabolic scaling theory and that their results are actually consistent with this theory...