1 edition of Environmental physiology and ecology of plants found in the catalog.
Environmental physiology and ecology of plants
|Statement||David N. Sen, editor, Rajinder P. Bansal, associate editor.|
|Contributions||Chatterjee, U. N., Sen, David N., 1934-|
|LC Classifications||QK901 .E58|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxx, 486 p.,  leaves of plates :|
|Number of Pages||486|
|LC Control Number||78905964|
Charles Darwin was the first scientist to demonstrate experimentally that some plants could actually attract, kill, digest, and absorb nutrients from insect prey; his book Insectivorous Plants () remains a widely cited classic. "I recommend this book for students of ecology and plant physiology, although it would be a crime to exclude other disciplines because the authors? explanations of how biochemistry makes ecology work are fascinating." (Ecology, 1 December ).
Journals in Physiological Ecology and Related Areas Unless otherwise noted, all of these sites have reprints available online to subscribing institutions. The JSTOR archives have issues 2 . Carnivorous plants have fascinated botanists, evolutionary biologists, ecologists, physiologists, developmental biologists, anatomists, horticulturalists, and the general public for centuries. Charles Darwin was the first scientist to demonstrate experimentally that some plants could actually attract, kill, digest, and absorb nutrients from insect prey; his book Insectivorous Plants (
Ecophysiology environmental physiology is a biological discipline which studies the adaptation of organism's physiology to environmental conditions. Questions (12) Publications (11,). Journal of Plant Biology, Chemistry and Ecophysiology is an online, peer-reviewed open access journal including various fields of science and medicine with intent to bridge the gap between academia and research access mainly devoted to basic researches in biochemistry, cellular biology, development, ecology, genetics, molecular biology, physiology, and systematics of plants.
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This is the third edition of an established and successful university textbook. The original structure and philosophy of the book continue in this new edition, providing a genuine synthesis of modern ecological and physiological thinking.
The text deals with plant physiological responses to the environment, focusing on the boundary between physiology and ecology, and the treatment is largely based on North American and European examples with reference to the tropics when necessary. Read more Read less click to 1/5(1).
There is no question that Physicochemical and Environmental Plant Physiology is the most comprehensive and well-written book on the biophysical properties of plants from cells to whole organisms. No one has ever synthesized the material in this manner prior to Nobel and it is doubtful anyone ever will.5/5(2).
Physicochemical and Environmental Plant Physiology, Fourth Edition, is the updated version of an established and successful reference for plant scientists. The author has taken into consideration extensive reviews performed by colleagues and students who have touted this book as the ultimate reference for research and learning.
Description. This text is the successor volume to Biophysical Plant Physiology and Ecology (W.H. Freeman, ).
The content has been extensively updated based on the growing quantity and quality of plant research, including cell growth and water relations, membrane channels, mechanisms of active transport, and the bioenergetics of chloroplasts and Edition: 1.
This is the third edition of an established and successful university textbook. The original structure and philosophy of the book continue in this new edition, providing a genuine synthesis of modern ecological and physiological thinking, while entirely updating the detailed content.
New features include a fresh, unified treatment of toxicity, emphasizing common features of plant response to. 'For those working with plants in an environmental context, this book is a must. It became the standard reference in bioclimatology, plant ecophysiology and plant ecology. Hamlyn Jones translates complex physical principles into a language biologists greatly appreciate.
The influence of environmental factors, such as irradiance, temperature, water and salinity on plant physiology and on vegetative and reproductive growth, is comprehensively discussed for each crop.
In addition to being a thorough textbook, the organization. Plant environmental physiology represents the study of short-term acclimation and long-term adaptation of plants to changing environmental conditions.
Our traditional goal has been to integrate leaf and plant- level responses to biotic and abiotic stress under field and laboratory conditions. Environmental Factors Affecting Plant Physiology 3.
Molecular Genetic Approaches to Study and Affect Plant Physiology Bibliography Biographical Sketch Summary This chapter is devoted to the various environmental factors affecting plant physiology.
A few basic facts about plant physiology, such as the role of water, photosynthesis and. Plant ecology. This book covers the following topics in plant ecology: Ecology of Roots, Ecology of Stems, Ecology of Leaves, Symbiosis, Pollination, Reciprocal Nutritive Disjunctive Symbiosis, Social Conjunctive Symbiosis, Nutritive Conjunctive Symbiosis, Growth Habits of Plants, Plant Communities, Plant Succession and Applied Ecology.
Environmental Physiology of Plants. [Alastair H Fitter; Robert K M Hay] -- This is the third edition of an established and successful university textbook. The original structure and philosophy of the book continue in this new edition, providing a genuine synthesis of modern.
Plant Physiological Ecology, Second Edition is significantly updated, with full color illustrations and begins with the primary processes of carbon metabolism and transport, plant water relations, and energy balance. After considering individual leaves and whole plants, these physiological processes are then scaled up to the level of the canopy.
The efficient management of trees and other woody plants can be improved given an understanding of the physiological processes that control growth, the complex environmental factors that influence those processes, and our ability to regulate and maintain environmental conditions that facilitate growth.
Description: Plant ecology is the scientific study of the factors influencing the distribution and abundance of plants. This benchmark text, extremely well received in its first edition, shows how pattern and structure at different levels of plant organization--from ecophysiology through population dynamics to community structure and ecosystem function--are influenced by abiotic factors (eg, climate and soils) and by.
Plant ecology, or plant sociology, is centered on the relationships and interactions of species within communities and the way in which populations of a species are adapted to a characteristic range of environments.
Plant physiology is mostly concerned with the individual and its struggle with its environment. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Environmental physiology and ecology of plants. Dehra Dun: Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, (OCoLC) While Plant Ecology primarily addresses graduate students in biology and ecology, it is also a valuable resource for post-graduate students and researchers in botany, environmental sciences and landscape ecology, as well as all those whose study or work touches on agriculture, forestry, land use, and landscape management.
The book can be recommended not only to students but also to scientists working in general plant physiology and ecology as well as in applied agriculture and forestry." - Journal of Plant Physiology "This is a remarkable book, which should do much to consolidate the importance of plant physiological ecology as a strongly emerging discipline.
botany to blend, at the present juncture, a text-book of physiology and one of ecology. We should, however, welcome a text-book which dealt with ecology from the physiological point of view, and which was written for students who had already received some training in the methods of plant physiology.
Plant Botany An introduction to plant anatomy, morphology and physiology. This guide explains the following topics: Life domains and phylogeny of tree growth on Earth, Plant Cell, Tissues, Roots, The stem, Leaf, Propagation and reproduction of woody plants, Basics of woody plant physiology, Respiration, Photorespiration, Water regime of woody plants, Mineral nutrition of woody plants and .Overview.
Impact factor: 5 Year Impact Factor: Aims and Scope. Publishing only the best work, Plant, Cell & Environment publishes original research, either theoretical or experimental, that provides novel insights into the ways that plants respond to their environment.
Thus the journal covers plant biochemistry, molecular biology, biophysics, cell physiology, whole plant.Ecophysiology (from Greek οἶκος, oikos, "house(hold)"; φύσις, physis, "nature, origin"; and -λογία, -logia), environmental physiology or physiological ecology is a biological discipline that studies the adaptation of an organism's physiology to environmental conditions.
It is closely related to comparative physiology and evolutionary physiology.