Organization profile

Organisation Profile

We aim at elucidating how plants acquire and use information about their abiotic and biotic environment. Perception of visible and ultraviolet regions of the daylight spectrum and the acclimation responses triggered by these cues are the main focus of our current research.

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Projects

Publications

Contributions of cryptochromes and phototropins to stomatal opening through the day

Wang, F., Robson, T. M., Casal, J. J. & Aphalo, P. J., 12 Feb 2020, In : Functional Plant Biology. 47, 3, p. 226-238 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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DLI & spectra app' providing information about variation in DLI and light quality under screens and nets anywhere in the world

Kotilainen, T., Aphalo, P. J., Robson, T. M. & Cerliani, L., 2020, Acta Horticulturae.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

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Temperature affected the formation of arbuscular mycorrhizas and ectomycorrhizas in Populus angustifolia seedlings more than a mild drought

Kilpeläinen, J., Aphalo, P. J. & Lehto, T., Jul 2020, In : Soil Biology & Biochemistry. 146, 12 p., 107798.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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The photoreceptor UVR8 mediates the perception of both UV-B and UV-A wavelengths up to 350 nm of sunlight with responsivity moderated by cryptochromes

Rai, N., O'Hara, A., Farkas, D., Safronov, O., Ratanasopa, K., Wang, F., Lindfors, A. V., Jenkins, G. I., Lehto, T., Salojärvi, J., Brosché, M., Strid, Å., Aphalo, P. J. & Morales, L. O., Jun 2020, In : Plant, Cell and Environment. 43, 6, p. 1513-1527 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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The transgenerational effects of solar short-UV radiation differed in two accessions of Vicia faba L. from contrasting UV environments

Yan, Y., Stoddard, F. L., Neugart, S., Oravec, M., Urban, O., Sadras, V. O. & Aphalo, P. J., May 2020, In : Journal of Plant Physiology. 248, 14 p., 153145.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Activities

ViPS/DPPS Autumn Symposium, Current Challenges in Plant Biology: Sensory Ecology of Plants: Linking metabolic and genetic regulation to ecology and evolution

Karen Sims-Huopaniemi (Member of organizing committee), Pedro Aphalo (Attendee)
9 Dec 201910 Dec 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Station alpine Joseph Fourier

T Matthew Robson (Visiting researcher), Pedro Aphalo (Visiting researcher), Santa Neimane (Visiting researcher), Twinkle Solanki (Visiting researcher), Beatriz Fernández-Marín (Visiting researcher), Jose Ignacio Garcia-Plazaola (Visiting researcher)
22 May 201930 May 2019

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

UV4Plants 2nd Network Meeting

Pedro Aphalo (Poster Presentation)
16 Apr 201818 Apr 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

UV4Plants network meeting

T Matthew Robson (Member of organizing committee), T Matthew Robson (Scientific Committee Vice Chair), Thomas Matthew Robson (Abstract reviewer), Thomas Matthew Robson (Speaker: Chair), Thomas Matthew Robson (Speaker: Presenter), Thomas Matthew Robson (Poster Presentation), Pedro J. Aphalo (Poster Presentation), Titta Katariina Kotilainen (Speaker: Presenter), Luis Orlando Morales Suarez (Speaker: Presenter), Neha Rai (Speaker: Presenter), Yan Yan (Poster Presentation), Craig Brelsford (Speaker: Presenter), Twinkle Solanki (Poster Presentation), Marta Pieristè (Poster Presentation), Marieke Trasser (Poster Presentation)
15 Apr 201818 Apr 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

South Australian Research amd Development Institute. South Australia

Pedro Aphalo (Visiting researcher)
18 Nov 201810 Dec 2018

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution