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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Modern Ecology : Basic and Applied Aspects.
Burlington : Elsevier Science, ©1991
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
G Esser; D Overdieck
|Notes:||Chapter 11. Combination effects of water and salt stress on growth, hydration and pigment composition in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.): A mathematical modelling approach.|
|Description:||1 online resource (875 pages)|
|Contents:||Front Cover; Modern Ecology: Basic and Applied Aspects; Copyright Page; Preface; Editorial advisors; List of contributors; Table of Contents; Part I: Morphology, stand structure, and competition; Chapter 1. Morphology in modern ecological research; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Models of plant construction; 1.3 Diversity of individuals within populations; 1.4 Application of morphological aspects in the study of primary production and related processes; 1.5 The analysis of plant architecture; 1.6 Resource allocation; 1.7 The growth form, clonal growth and lateral spread. Chapter 5. Colonizing success in plants: Genetic variation and phenotypic plasticity in life history traits in Capsella bursa-pastoris5.1 Introduction; 5.2 History of Capsella bursa-pastoris; 5.3 Breeding system of Capsella bursa-pastoris; 5.4 Reproductive capacity; 5.5 Founding of populations in new habitats; 5.6 Germination behavior; Chapter 6. Niches of longevity and stress; 6.1 Introduction; 6.2 Circumstances of longevity; 6.3 Conclusions; 6.4 Annex: Hunza Valley area; Part II: Mass and water balances at stand level. Chapter 7. Plasticity of the photosynthetic production of Galium aparine L7.1 Introduction; 7.2 Material; 7.3 Methods; 7.4 Mathematical Modelling; 7.5 Results; 7.6 Conclusions; Chapter 8. Diversity of photosynthetic responses in the mesic and arid Mediterranean-type climate regions of southern Africa; 8.1 Introduction; 8.2 Photosynthetic pathways; 8.3 Responses to photosynthetic photon flux density; 8.4 Response to temperature; 8.5 Responses to water; 8.6 Responses to leaf to air water vapour pressure deficits; 8.7 Nutrient considerations; 8.8 Photosynthetic capacity. 8.9 Leaf and plant age effects8.10 Conclusions; Chapter 9. The combination of measurements and mathematical modelling for assessing canopy structure effects; 9.1 Introduction; 9.2 Materials and methods; 9.3 Model designing; 9.4 Selection and validation of the appropriate model; 9.5 Application of the presented models; 9.6 Conclusion; Chapter 10. The water balance of deciduous forests: methods and models; 10.1 Introduction; 10.2 Soil Water Balance; 10.3 Rainfall distribution pattern; 10.4 Evapotranspiration; 10.5 Sapflow; 10.6 Models of forest water balance; 10.7 Conclusion.|