Robert W Pearcy

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Crown architecture in sun and shade environments: assessing function and trade-offs with a three-dimensional simulation model
    Robert W Pearcy
    Section of Evolution and Ecology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    New Phytol 166:791-800. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint A functional analysis of the crown architecture of tropical forest Psychotria species: do species vary in light capture efficiency and consequently in carbon gain and growth?
    Robert W Pearcy
    Section of Evolution and Ecology, Division of Biological Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Oecologia 139:163-77. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Functional correlates of leaf demographic response to gap release in saplings of a shade-tolerant tree, Elateriospermum tapos
    Noriyuki Osada
    Laboratory of Forest Ecology, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University, 606 8502 Kyoto, Japan
    Oecologia 137:181-7. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Photoinhibition and drought in Mediterranean woody saplings: scaling effects and interactions in sun and shade phenotypes
    Fernando Valladares
    Centro de Ciencias Medioambientales, CSIC, Serrano 115 dpdo, E 28006 Madrid, Spain
    J Exp Bot 56:483-94. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Leaf display and photosynthesis of tree seedlings in a cool-temperate deciduous broadleaf forest understorey
    Hiroyuki Muraoka
    Institute for Basin Ecosystem Studies, Gifu University, 1 1 Yanagido, 501 1193, Gifu, Japan
    Oecologia 135:500-9. 2003

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Crown architecture in sun and shade environments: assessing function and trade-offs with a three-dimensional simulation model
    Robert W Pearcy
    Section of Evolution and Ecology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    New Phytol 166:791-800. 2005
    ..Simulations reveal that without these structural protections photoinhibition of photosynthesis is likely to be much greater with daily carbon gain significantly reduced...
  2. ncbi request reprint A functional analysis of the crown architecture of tropical forest Psychotria species: do species vary in light capture efficiency and consequently in carbon gain and growth?
    Robert W Pearcy
    Section of Evolution and Ecology, Division of Biological Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Oecologia 139:163-77. 2004
    ..Constraints imposed by other crown functions such as hydraulics and biomechanical support may place upper limits on light capture efficiency...
  3. ncbi request reprint Functional correlates of leaf demographic response to gap release in saplings of a shade-tolerant tree, Elateriospermum tapos
    Noriyuki Osada
    Laboratory of Forest Ecology, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University, 606 8502 Kyoto, Japan
    Oecologia 137:181-7. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Photoinhibition and drought in Mediterranean woody saplings: scaling effects and interactions in sun and shade phenotypes
    Fernando Valladares
    Centro de Ciencias Medioambientales, CSIC, Serrano 115 dpdo, E 28006 Madrid, Spain
    J Exp Bot 56:483-94. 2005
    ..The implications for succession and forest regeneration in arid environments, particularly under a global change scenario, are discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Leaf display and photosynthesis of tree seedlings in a cool-temperate deciduous broadleaf forest understorey
    Hiroyuki Muraoka
    Institute for Basin Ecosystem Studies, Gifu University, 1 1 Yanagido, 501 1193, Gifu, Japan
    Oecologia 135:500-9. 2003
    ..The understorey seedlings studied responded to the given light environments in a way to maximize the efficiency of acquisition and use of light during their short (approximately 3 month) seasonal growth period...